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PD Opportunities

ACE provides professional development (PD) opportunities throughout the year to support the application of best teaching practices. A description of ACE PD opportunities is described below. View the ACE Upcoming Events calendar to see a list of upcoming PD opportunities you can register to attend

Don’t see a PD opportunity you need or want? We value your input. Reach out to ACE with your teaching and learning related opportunity PD ideas.

New Faculty Orientation & Intro to iLearn

New Faculty Orientation (NFO) and Intro to iLearn introduce new faculty to Canadore’s teaching and learning practices, EdTech tools, and resources. NFO and Intro to iLearn are offered at the beginning of each semester. Upon hire, new faculty receive registration information to attend NFO and Intro to iLearn.

View New Faculty page for additional resources 

PD Opportunities

ACE delivers multiple professional development (PD) opportunities throughout the academic year. PD opportunities support the application of best teaching practices. 

View upcoming ACE PD Opportunities

Faculty Connects

Faculty Connects is a community of practice series for faculty that explores topics of interest in higher education. The series is delivered during the fall and winter semesters.

Faculty Connects sessions are listed in the ACE Upcoming Events calendar.

Are you interested in facilitating a Faculty Connects session? Please contact ACE. We will assist you to organize it.

Faculty Professional Development Certificate Program

The Faculty Professional Development Certificate Program (also known as Facilitating Learning in Higher Education or FLH) is currently under redevelopment. It will be available for faculty to register and complete in the near future.  

Teaching & Learning Networks

Canadore is part of many teaching and learning networks. These networks host PD opportunities and events that Canadore faculty and staff can attend. Visit these sites for more information:

Other PD Opportunities

One-on-One & Group Support

ACE staff provides one-on-one or group support for course design, EdTech use, or the investigation and application of new teaching strategies. Reach out to ACE to request support.


Recorded PD

Previously recorded PD opportunities sessions are available for review in ACE Recorded PD & Resources sections of FAC100, NUT100, or TEC100 in iLearn.