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Our Fall Events and Workshops brochure is now available!  Click on the picture below to view or check our Events Calendar to register for upcoming workshops and events.


This website is stewarded by the Teaching & Learning Commons which serves as a catalyst, collaborator, connector, communicator and coordinator for teaching, learning and scholarship at KPU. Find professional development opportunities via our events calendar, get the latest news, tips and info about initiatives that are underway for KPU educators, share your updates and experiences and read those of others.


Fall 2019 Teaching Fellows: Call for Applications

Applications are now being accepted for two open Teaching Fellow positions.  For more information and application instructions visit:  Deadline: Friday, October 11, 2019

September Newsletter is out!

Our newly revised newsletter now includes a special "Faculty Spotlight" feature. This issue highlights Faculty of Arts faculty member, Dr. Alena Buis who teaches Art History in the Fine Arts department.

Missed it in your inbox?  You can find an archived issued HERE and a copy of the previous month's HERE.

Connecting through our Blog

Our teaching and learning blog "Friday Morning Coffee" is updated weekly a teaching and learning blog with weekly posts from the Commons team, to subscribe, If you would like to share a teaching tool, strategy or insight, contact:


Scholarship, Funding, Awards & Leadership Opportunities

Scholarly Inquiry Grants (SIGs)
Want to try a new approach, learning technology, tools in your field, etc., in your teaching and to observe the results? Need a research assistant to help you with the literature review, data collection and analyzing the data? Need some funds to present your inquiry project? Apply for a Scholarly Inquiry Grant (SIG) for up to $2k to innovate and inform your teaching practice. Grants are now available on an ongoing basis! | Info

Award, Funding and Leadership Opportunities
Additional opportunities for KPU educators are listed on the T&L Scholarship, Funding and Awards page.


11/27/2019 - 10:00 to 11:30

Curious about your responsibilities for students with disabilities?

Do you have students requiring academic accommodations?

11/29/2019 - 09:00 to 16:00

New to KPU?  New or newer to Teaching?  Interested in learning more about teaching?

12/05/2019 - 09:00 to 10:30

12/05/2019 - 09:00

H5P technology makes it possible to integrate interactive pedagogical elements into KPU moodle courses, webpages, and open textbooks.