Teaching and Learning Week

Teaching & Learning week

Celebrating Teaching & Learning Across UHN

Tuesday, February 22nd – Friday, February 25th, 2022

Please join us all week long in recognizing and celebrating the excellent teaching and learning that happens across UHN. Share with your teams – This week is for everyone who is teaching and learning at UHN, please share this week of events with your teams, colleagues, learners, and patients.

Although these are challenging times, Teaching and Learning Week 2022 provides an opportunity to refresh, reflect, learn and thank you for your exceptional contributions to teaching and learning at UHN.

Recognize an Education Star

Do you know a staff member, health care provider, or learner who has helped others learn and grow at UHN? Send them an Education Start Recognition Card!

  1. Download a Recognition Card and fill it out using your device’s PDF viewer program (do not fill it out in your internet browser). The recognition card works best when downloaded first.
    Email the card to the recipient.
  2. Every card sent can be entered into a draw! Make sure to cc: TeachingLearning@uhn.ca and you and the recipient will each get a draw entry.
  3. Please spread the recognition and share this opportunity broadly! Encourage your colleagues to fill out at least 2 cards by the end of the week!

Enter the Teaching & Learning Week Contest

Enter the Teaching and Learning Week Contest for a chance to win: $200 Michener Continuing Education gift certificate​​​​​​​, $10 gift card to Starbucks, Indigo or Tim Hortons, OR a Teaching and Learning Week notebook and pen.

Scavenger Hunt

For a chance to win a prize, please find and submit the answers to the below questions. All answers can be found by browsing the UHN Education site.

  • What is the name of the academy of which UHN is a major contributor to medical student education across all four years of the undergraduate MD program? (hint: see the medical students section in the Clinical Learners )
  • A support available to build skills for clinical teaching is the Education Development Bulletin. What are two topics included in the bulletin that may help to further develop your teaching skills? (hint: see the Educators and Clinical Teachers and look under “Supporting and Building Skills for Teaching”)
  • What is one educational development workshop offered at The Michener Institute of Education at UHN to support educators and clinical teachers? (hint: see the Educators and Clinical Teachers and look under “Supporting and Building Skills for Teaching”)
  • List five (5) Health Professions learners can engage with to enable their experiential learning at UHN. (hint: see the Clinical Learners )
  • What is the name of the new virtual Professional Development modules the Centre for Interprofessional Education offers? (hint: see Centres of Excellence )

Please submit all answers in Survey Monkey .

Calendar of Events

Date & Time Events Register
Tuesday, February 22
12:15 pm
Join the Kickoff Celebration Join the Kickoff Celebration
Tuesday, February 22
3:00 pm
Toronto Western Education Centre Opening
February 23 – 25 Convergence 2022 – Healthcare Education Conference Register for the Conference
Wednesday, February 23
8:30 – 12:00 pm
Master the Skills and Tools of Virtual Meeting Email to register
Wednesday, February 23
12:15 – 12:45 pm
Celebrating Education Excellence Award Ceremony (Toronto Rehab) Join the live event
Thursday, February 24
12:30 pm
Yoga Brak Join the yoga session
Thursday, February 24
2:00 – 4:00 pm
UHN Psychology Education Day – Best Practices in Clinical Care for Diverse Populations Register for UHN Psychology Education Day
Friday, February 25
12:30 – 1:00 pm
Digitized UHN – Virtual Learning Readiness Join the workshop

Thank you to the TLW 2022 Committee!

Audrea McLaughlin
Catherine Ladhani
Christine Davidson
Eden Klein
Jameela Lencucha
Jill Krupa
Katalin Pere
Kobori Bora
Mellisha McKenzie
Meredith Smith
Raluca Serban
Sabrina Bartlett
Sharon Ambata- Villanueva
Tracy Paulenko