Educational Development Centre

Educational Development Centre


Welcome to the EDC

The Educational Development Centre is dedicated to the support of teaching excellence at Carleton University. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive range of technological and pedagogical teaching tools and resources to faculty, instructors and teaching assistants in order to ensure an exceptional learning experience for students in the classroom and beyond. Learn more about us.


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Enhance your multiple-choice item writing skills before final exams

Which of the following is a sign that you’re NOT young anymore? You choose your cereal for the fiber, not the toy. You play connect the dots on your liver spots. Getting the mail is one of the highlights of your day. You sprinkle tenderizer on your applesauce. You look both ways before crossing a... More

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Blog: Inactive Learning

By John Strickland, Assistant Director, IMS The modern classroom is a place where, even today, many of us sit still, sit quiet and learn. Ostensibly. For the past thousand years (or more), learning has happened in rooms with rows of tables and chairs all facing the front to listen to someone who... More

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2015 Carleton University Teaching Awards call for nominations

Are you interested in pursuing a 2015 Carleton University Teaching Award? Or do you know an outstanding educator who deserves recognition? Get your nomination or application in before the deadline on April 14. There are three awards currently open for nominations: Provost’s Fellowship in... More

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Multiple-Choice Retreat

Monday, March 16 - 9:00 AM

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cuLearn Grading Session

Tuesday, March 24 - 1:00 PM

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Teaching and Learning in Community

Wednesday, April 29 - 8:30 AM

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