Dalhousie Conference on University Teaching and Learning: Fostering Deep Learning With Technology

Event Type: 
Dalhousie University Halifax NS
Event Date: 
April 29, 2014 - April 30, 2014
Event Time: 
(All day)

This year's conference will explore the integration of learning technologies to foster deep learning in courses and programs and will provide opportunities to discuss how such approached will continue to influence the higher education landscape.

Keynote Speaker for this year's conference is Dr. Norm Vaughn, Faculty of Teaching and Learning, Mount Royal University. Dr. Vaughn is one of Canada's leading experts on blended learning and the effective integration of technology in higher education learning environments.

Colleagues are invited to submit proposals for sessions that consider some aspect of the theme, including but not limited to: 

  • Flipped Teaching
  • Social Media in Teaching
  • Blended Learning
  • Distributed Learning
  • Effective integration of technology in the classroom
  • Open Learning, including MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)
  • Learning Analytics
  • Evaluating the Impact of Technology on Learning

Session Formats: 

Interested individuals are invited to submit proposals for 50-minute sessions that may be offered in a number of different formats. including:

  • Interactive Presentations
  • Interactive Panels
  • Workshops
  • Discussion Sessions

Visit the conference website at: www.learningandteaching.dal.ca