Festival of Teaching

Festival of Teaching FoT Write On

The University of Alberta’s annual Festival of Teaching is a year-round celebration of excellence and innovation in teaching.  Our goals are:

  • to open multiple avenues for the U of A community to engage in a broad exploration and discussion of teaching and pedagogical methods, and
  • to work in partnership with groups and units across campus to create and augment stimulating events with a pedagogical focus.


Upcoming FoT Events

Conversations About Writing Reading Group

As an extension of Dr. Chris Thaiss’s presentation, Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) invites you to join a reading group for faculty across the University. The first book in our discussion is a free download at this address:


WAC and Second-Language Writers: Research Towards Linguistically and Culturally Inclusive Programs and Practices
Edited by Terry Myers Zawacki & Michelle Cox.
Copy edited by Don Donahue.
Afterword by Chris Thaiss.

For more information and to register for the Reading Group, please register here.
Conversations about Writing Reading Group