Centre for Teaching and Learning

Centre for Teaching and Learning
Centre for Teaching and Learning

Navigating Learning-Diverse Classrooms:
Opportunities for Facilitation and Curriculum Design

with Dr. Nanda Dimitrov, Director, Teaching Support Centre, Western University
Monday, October 23, 2017, 2:00 - 3:30pm, Robert Sutherland Hall, Room 202

Co-sponsored by the Centre for Teaching and Learning; and the School of Graduate Studies

The Intercultural Teaching Competence (ITC) Framework (see article by Dimitrov and Haque 2016)  will be introduced to explore concrete strategies that instructors can use to promote dialogue and perspective taking in the classroom. Designed as a tool for instructor reflection, the ITC framework introduces 20 foundational, facilitation and curriculum design competencies that instructors can incorporate into their practice as they engage students in intercultural learning across the disciplines.
 

About Dr. Nanda Dimitrov

Dr. Dimitrov is the Director of the Teaching Support Centre and an educational developer and intercultural communication scholar at Western University. She explores critical issues in internationalizing higher education through an intercultural communication lens. She holds an adjunct research professor appointment in the Centre for Research on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.

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