We’re hiring!

We’re hiring! The Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning, Vancouver Island University’s learning and teaching centre, manages the University’s virtual learning environment (D2L’s Brightspace), video streaming (Kaltura’s UBC service), blogging (WordPress onsite hosted) and web conferencing (Zoom) platforms. We Read more ›


This page outlines details about Portfoliopalooza, a series of hands-on portfolio and writing sessions, running from May 14 – 17.  Contact: Tine Reimers Portfoliopalooza! A Week of Workshops and Hands-On Sessions for Building the Portfolio of your Choice The Centre Read more ›

The Council

Officially, it’s the Council on Learning and Teaching Excellence. But we just call it the Council. Conjuring up images of robed intellectuals marching toward a dimly lit lecture theatre. Doing secret handshakes and talking in hushed tones about teaching and Read more ›

5 Key Changes in BC’s New K-12 Curriculum: What are the Implications for Post-Secondary?

By Liesel Knaack, Director, Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning, Vancouver Island University PDF of Blog Post (1.5 MB) British Columbia’s Kindergarten to Grade 12 education system is being updated and enhanced. New mandated curriculum for Kindergarten (K) to Read more ›