Water and the City: An Immersive Learning Model

Is it possible to design a course that benefits its students, supports an external organization, affects societal change and redefines the classroom? Can cooperative...
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Connecting Research to Reality: How an organization hopes to revolutionize consumption...

By Leelan Farhan, M.I. candidate, Faculty of Information Outside of someone’s own field or specialty, the world of research can seem unreachable, its findings resembling...
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Catching up with U of T’s Teaching Fellow, 2016-2017

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Deepening Knowledge: U of T’s Road to Reconciliation

For elementary and high school teachers looking to bring the work of reconciliation into the classroom, OISE’s Deepening Knowledge Project provides a diverse set...
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Student Mental Health Advocacy in the Classroom

Karen Young is a Web Writer with the Centre of Teaching Support & Innovation with the summer 2016 work study program, a fifth year...
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Constellations of Knowledge: Community Outreach and Engagement

There is a trend spreading through post-secondary institutions on a global scale. This new movement, embraced by university leaders worldwide, is making community outreach...
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The City as Classroom

As an institution with roots in the community for almost 200 years, U of T has grown and evolved along side the city of...
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Shifting Perspectives

By Leelan Farhan, M.I. candidate, Faculty of Information Currently in its second year, Prof. Geoff MacDonald’s fourth year psychology seminar, Special Topics in Social Psychology...