Welcome to XChange, a podcast for faculty by faculty

Produced by the Teaching and Learning Exchange (TLX), the podcast will take a bi-weekly look at everything teaching and learning at George Brown College. Tune in for faculty interviews, discussions on the scholarship of education, updates on new teaching technologies, and much, much more.

Where to Listen

You'll find us on Anchor, Breaker, Google Podcasts, RadioPublic and Spotify.

Check out our latest episodes:

Ramon Delgado, Professor/Coordinator in CADIT, shares what he has been learning from his experiences of supporting his colleagues in their transition to teaching fully online.

Keywords: online teaching, embracing technology, making mistakes

Xchange Forum: Episode 2 Transcript

Dr. Patricia Robinson talks to Alison Ross, a faculty member in the Centre for Health Sciences, about how she uses social media and Blackboard to get her students excited, motivated, and curious about what they’re learning.

Keywords: Instagram, videos, authenticity, connecting with students, student engagement

Xchange Forum: Episode 1 Transcript

Episode 12

Michael Avis, Nicki Monahan, and Dr. Patty Robinson from the Teaching and Learning Exchange discuss making your teaching and learning resolutions stick.

Episode 12 Transcript

Episode 11

Nicki Monahan and Michael Avis sit down with Design students Asna Khan and Yasmin Ranjkesh, producers of the SOD Talks.

Episode 10

Nicki Monahan and Michael Avis discuss the challenges of keeping a positive mindset during a difficult time in the term. Tune in for some tips on how to keep things positive.

Episode 9

In this episode, Nicki Monahan and Margrit Talpalaru discuss fostering a culture of academic integrity at George Brown College.

Episode 8

In this episode, Michael Avis and Nicki Monahan discuss Formative Assessments - Three Ways To Get Formative.

Episode 7

In this episode, Michael Avis and Nicki Monahan discuss what learner feedback revealed about what learners believe they need to be successful at George Brown College.

Episode 6

In this episode, Michael Avis and Nicki Monahan talk about anxiety and expectations for the first week of class.

Episode 5

In this episode, Nicki Monahan and Michael Avis discuss ways to stay authentic while teaching from a distance.

Episode 4

In this episode, Michael Avis and Nicki Monahan discuss what's next after the initial push to "going on-line" has happened.

Episode 3

In the episode, Nicki Monahan and Michael Avis discuss some strategies in creating a welcoming learning environment for students in an on-line environment.

Episode 2

In this episode, the TLX team sits down to discuss what they do, who they are, and what inspires them to work at George Brown College.

Episode 1 (Trailer)

Produced by the Teaching and Learning Exchange, the podcast will take a bi-weekly look at everything teaching and learning at George Brown College.