Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2010/2011
Canadian Excellence

Educational Development

Director of Teaching Support Services: Sandy Hughes, BA, MA, MEd, shughes@wlu.ca, ext. 4104
Manager of Educational Development: Jeanette McDonald, BASc, MSc, jmcdonald@wlu.ca, ext. 3211
Instructional Design Specialist: Sally Heath, BA, MA, sheath@wlu.ca, ext. 4017
Educational Development Assistant: Mary Neil, BSc, BEd, mneil@wlu.ca, ext. 3507
Office Location: Room R293, 202 Regina Street North
Email: edev@wlu.ca
Website: www.wlu.ca/edev/

Educational Development has as its mission the goal of fostering and advancing a culture that values excellence in teaching and learning. Working collaboratively with faculty, graduate students and administrators, the Office nurtures the enhancement of teaching and learning by:

  • profiling and supporting teaching innovations and best practices at all levels;
  • encouraging excellence through reflective teaching practice and continuous skill development;
  • advancing and facilitating the integration of educational technologies;
  • providing input and direction on university policies and projects that support teaching and learning;
  • promoting and supporting scholarly teaching practice and research; and
  • building relationships and networks internal and external to the university engaged in dialogue about teaching, learning and scholarship