Oops, our bad. Of course our great opening week has already passed, but we are still here for you every day. Check out our website or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. See you soon!
The brand new VU Centre for Teaching & Learning is opening its doors. You won’t be able to miss it in the festive Opening Week for anyone with a passion for education! The Opening Week is from 18 - 22 September and its theme is 'Connecting through Education'. Because that is what the CTL is all about: facilitating you as a teacher, educational leader or student in building education together.
Create your own programme
In the opening week, each day has a different emphasis within ‘Connecting through Education’. View the different sub-themes and activities below and compose your own programme.
Do you participate in five activities during the CTL Opening Week? This means a full stamp card and receiving a CTL T-shirt! (please note: only while stocks last)
Connecting through education: theme per day
💡 Monday: connecting you with educational innovators and transformers
On Monday, we will delve into educational innovation. You'll meet the drivers of innovation at VU. Check out Monday's full programme.
🧠 Tuesday: connecting you to the process of learning, how do we learn what we learn
Tuesday is about the process of learning. Join an interesting keynote from a surprising speaker. Or attend workshops. Or both. Check out Tuesday's programme.
🤖 Wednesday: connecting you to technological advancements in education and how to make the most of the technology available
Wednesday is all about 'Technology as partner'. Join the special interest group on digital testing, the Hackathon or the keynote on Brilliant Failures by Paul Iske. Check out Wednesday's programme.
🌱 Thursday: connecting you to yourself and well-being
Well-being is Thursday's theme. Feeling comfortable is crucial to your functioning, personally and in your work. We are going to make sure of that. Get pampered! Check out Thursday's programme.
🎉 Friday: connecting you to sparkling people at the celebration
On Friday, we will officially open the VU Center for Teaching & Learning. Come celebrate with us at the smashing party! Ring in the new CTL festively with your VU colleagues. Check out Friday's programme.
We are there for you
We host this week for all those with a passion for teaching and learning. And whether you work on education as a teacher, team leader, (PhD) student with teaching duties or from another role: as a Centre for Teaching & Learning we are here for you. To help, inspire and facilitate you. Because you're making a difference, for your students, colleagues and faculty. Whether you already have specific questions about education (and/or innovation, or just want to spar, feel free to drop by. Every day, CTL education specialists are ready to help, advice and support you!
Would you like to learn what the CTL can do for you, attend keynotes and workshops about education and relax a bit? You can sign up now!