• Preparing a Teaching Award Nomination

    photo by Johnny Guatto You know a faculty member who is a beloved and well-respected teacher, who has had a strong influence on the teaching culture of your department or […]

  • Thank Your Teacher Today

    Do you have a favourite teacher? The one (or maybe more than one) who made the difference in your education? Perhaps it was a different approach to teaching (my grade […]

  • Naming names

    Believe it or not, most students attend courses in which the Professor or Teaching Assistant barely knows their faces, let alone their names. Yet, learning your pupils’ names or nicknames […]

  • TA Day 2011

    TA Day 2011 was held on Sept. 1st. It was the perfect way to kickoff the month of September and the back to school season at U of T. As […]

  • Welcome to CTSI FOCUS

    First of all, we realize that starting a blog is not exactly cutting edge. If we claimed that we were breaking new ground by launching our blog then it would […]