Lambton International Centre for Teaching and Learning

  • Welcome to the Lambton International Centre for Teaching and Learning.

    For 50 years, Lambton College has been a leader in applied teaching and learning in Canada. For many years our focus was on developing the teaching skills of our new instructors and in collaboration with several other colleges, have designed and delivered the College Educator Development Program (CEDP) for full-time college educators in our region.

    Most recently, Lambton College has expanded its excellence in teaching and learning to areas such as applied research, entrepreneurship, mobile learning, and e-learning to become a national leader.

    Mobile Learning and Apple Distinguished Program

    In 2016, Lambton College was pleased to announce that its Mobile Learning - Class+ ExperienceTM initiative had been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program. The designation is reserved for programs that met criteria for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence, demonstrating Apple's vision of exemplary learning environments. Lambton College has students using iPads as a tool to access resources such as eTexts, software, learning management systems, and apps both inside and outside the classroom.

    Top Research College

    According to Research InfoSource Inc., which released its annual list of Canada's Top 50 Research Colleges in 2016, Lambton College has solidified its position as a national leader in applied research, ranked as #1 in Ontario and #3 in Canada.

    Globally Recognized for Entrepreneurship

    Lambton College was recently honoured with global awards of excellence in the areas of Applied Research and Entrepreneurship. The awards were announced during the World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics (WFCP) International Awards of Excellence, which took place in Vitoria, Brazil. Awards were distributed in seven categories, recognizing best practices from post-secondary institutions around the world. Lambton College was awarded the silver medal in Applied Research for demonstrating excellence in addressing real-world challenges through applied research. The College also took home bronze in the Entrepreneurship category for implementing innovative college entrepreneurial activities on an international scale.

    Design House – Advanced E-Learning Solutions

    Lambton has established and designed a special facility focused on creating innovative, interactive and learner centered online and hybrid courses that result in enhanced learning outcomes in the physical and virtual classroom. By utilizing the most advanced and industry recognized web authoring tools and quality assurance standards, Lambton’s online courses and its design services are in high demand provincially and internationally. Students registered in the International Center’s programs can apply for co-op work opportunities in the Design House.

    Programs

    Summarized below are four programs that Lambton College is offering to international clients that incorporate many of the experiences we have had as a college that have led to our national ranking and reputation. Whether you are an individual instructor seeking to upgrade your skills or an educational institution/foreign government wanting to invest and improve the capacity of your teachers, we have a solution to meet your needs.

    Certificate Programs

    Educational Design for the Global Classroom
    The perfect four-month program for college or university professors to upgrade their teaching skills.
    International English Teacher Training
    A four-month program designed for ESL and English professors to improve their teaching skills. This program includes a practical component for teachers to apply their newly acquired skills.

    Post Graduate Programs

    Advanced Teaching – E-Learning and Instructional Design
    A one year (8-month) post graduate program designed to take college and university professors to an advanced teaching level that incorporates the latest developments in technology and methodologies to enrich the classroom experience whether it be in-class or virtually.
    Educational Technology and Instructional Design 
    A two year (16-month) post graduate program which further expands the scope and depth of the one year program while including a four month co-operative work experience (internship).
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