Blanchette, Christian

Teaching and Learning Support

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Office: 613-562-5300

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I lead a team devoted to quality and innovation in University teaching. With the mandate to develop university strategies and programmes to enrich the learning experience, his team leads initiatives in professional development for faculty members, in creation of learning material (both in paper-based and digital) and support the evolution of learning infrastructures on-campus, off-campus and for distributed-learning. I presided and participated in the creation of numerous consortia devoted to learnware design and research on e-learning, among others: Hypertext and Hypermedia, Instructional Design for the New Media,, In-Genius - Succeeding in University with Learning Disability, On-line Training in the Workplace for Health Professionals, Teletriage : a program in telenursing practice, Evaluating WebCT and it’s potential for enhancing student learning in classroom-based undergraduate education and Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning in Synergy.  I'm also one of the co-founders of the Institute for the Advancement of Teaching in Higher Education and I currently sit on its board of directors.

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French and English

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