Professional Development Session: Dr. Sheila Cote-Meek
Reconciliation: The Role of Educators in Postsecondary Education
Dr. Sheila Cote-Meek is the Associate Vice-President, Academic & Indigenous Programs at Laurentian University where she is responsible for university faculty relations as well as leading the development of Indigenous academic development across various disciplines including the development of an Indigenous Education Centre dedicated to Indigenous learning, culture and scholarly pursuit at Laurentian University. A full professor in her home department, the School of Rural and Northern Health, she has developed expertise in Indigenous relations in the areas of health, education and research. Sheila is a member of the Teme-Augama Anishnabai.
Wednesday August 31, 2:00pm-4:00pm, MCA 190
Hit the Ground Running: New-and-returning faculty orientation 2016
This interactive session will introduce the fundamentals of teaching. We will address everything from setting the tone of the first day of class to preparing lesson plans and engaging students. We've got you covered to hit the ground and the semester running. While the primary audience is new faculty, all faculty are welcome to attend. Lunch is included in Monday's session; dinner is included in Wednesday's session.
Faculty may choose between one of the following two sessions:
Monday, August 29: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 31: 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
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