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Please note that the EDC Institute is committed to facilitating an inclusive learning experience. If you require accommodations or have any dietary needs that might affect your experience at the conference, please send an email to faculty.development@sheridancollege.ca

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Tuesday, October 18 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Building an Inclusive Curriculum

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Participants will explore ways to support international students in the classroom through supporting English language acquisition and building a more globalized teaching practice. Come away with creative ideas for enhancing your classroom to engage international students and internationalize your curriculum. This session will include group discussions, videos, and activities to help faculty in adapting and expanding their teaching practice to support international higher education students.


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avatar for Sigrid Johnson

Sigrid Johnson

Instructor, Humber College
I have an MA in Education from OISE and a TESL Certificate from the Canadian Cooperation for Language and Cultural Studies. I have been teaching English as a Second Language since 1998. My experience teaching ESL learners includes private schools, LINC classes, universities, and colleges. I have taught Adult ESL classes, English for Specific Purposes (ESP), Academic Prep (EAP), and ESL classes for children in Canada, France, and Switzerland. I... Read More →
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Bianca Sorbera

Manager, Teacher Training Programs, Humber College
Bianca is the Manager, Teacher Training Programs at Humber College. Over the past five years, she has worked in a variety of capacities at the College including teaching faculty in the Culturally Inclusive Educator and Teaching Effectiveness certificates. Additionally, Bianca has taught English as a Second Language, and Communications courses and worked in an advising capacity for two postgraduate certificates. She holds a Bachelor of Education... Read More →



Tuesday October 18, 2016 9:00am - 10:30am
Halton Room

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