The Educational Development Unit of the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning supports the development of teaching and learning capacity at the University of Calgary. The EDU collaborates with instructors, staff and graduate students on implementing best practices and innovative approaches to teaching and learning. The EDU supports the teaching development of instructors and graduate students, the integration of technology to enhance teaching and learning, and scholarly approaches to teaching, course design and curriculum development.

Taylor Institute welcomes Nancy Chick as academic director

The Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning is pleased to announce the appointment of Nancy Chick as the university chair in teaching and learning and academic director, effective April 1.

Nancy is currently assistant director, Vanderbilt Center for Teaching and a faculty member at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She has more than 16 years' experience as a scholar, consultant, collaborator and leader in the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL).


Teaching Community

The Taylor Institute Teaching Community is an online repository where educators can share their research and best practices, access postsecondary education resources, and join discussions about topics in higher education. The Teaching Community supports collaboration among teachers and educational developers with the aim of enhancing student learning experiences.