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2012 Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

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Registration is now open. To Register click here.

New to this yearís Symposium is a poster session which will provide yet another important venue for going public with scholarship of teaching and learning.

Click here to access the proposal form.

We are pleased to announce a Call for Proposals (CFP) for the 2012 Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

Click here to submit.

The 2012 Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning website can be accessed at isotlsymposium.mtroyal.ca.

The Institute for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning recently announced it has received a $1 Million gift from Nexen Inc (press release) to the newly named Nexen Scholars Program.

In November 2011 the Institute for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning announced the selection of the 2012 Nexen Scholars.

2012 Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

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The Institute for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at Mount Royal University is pleased to announce our third annual Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, November 8-10, 2012 in Banff Alberta Canada.

This gathering of teacher/scholars is a practitioners conference dedicated to developing individual and collaborative teaching and learning scholarship, sharing nascent data and findings, going public with compelling results of completed research projects, and building an extended scholarly community. The goals of this event, and the Institute for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at Mount Royal University, include understanding and improving student learning through systematic scholarly inquiry and building collective knowledge for the future.

As in previous years, the Symposium will include an opening night reception and banquet with a keynote address, two plenary keynote presentations, and two full days of concurrent sessions.

This year, for the first time and by popular demand, the Symposium will include a Plenary Poster Session coinciding with our Scholarís Reception on Friday evening.

Please join us in Banff November 8-10 for what promises to be a productive and provocative gathering of teachers, scholars, and fellow travellers.

For additional information about the 2012 Symposium on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, please follow the links below.

Proposals for posters and presentations will be accepted through Monday, August 21, 2012.

Workshops will take place on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at the Symposium venue in Banff.

Registration for the Symposium and Pre-Symposium Workshops will begin Monday, July 2, 2012. To Register click here.

Keynote plenary sessions will take place on Thursday night, Friday afternoon, and Saturday afternoon.

Program information is available in draft form and will be finalized prior to the Symposium.

Logistics regarding lodging, travel, and other pertinent information are provided.

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Please follow the links below to access materials from the 2010 and 2011 Symposia.

For more information please contact the Institute for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at 403.440.5503 or sotlinstitute@mtroyal.ca