Teaching at The Chang School
Whether you are a new or returning Chang School Continuing Education Contract Lecturer (CECL), this area of our website supports you in achieving excellence in teaching and learning. Please check here often for timely information.
Open Education Resource (OER) Grant for CECLs
In support of Ryerson’s academic goal to provide access to postsecondary education and support for continuous learners, The Chang School has established an annual competitive grant in the amount of $10,000 for Continuing Education Contract Lecturers (CECLs) to create Open Education Resources (OERs) and adapt Open Textbooks for use in their courses. Applications for 2021/22 are now open. The deadline for submissions is May 1, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. Learn More.
The Chang School’s Spring/Summer 2021 Continuing Education Contract Lecturers (CECL) job postings are now closed.
Successful applicants for instructional opportunities available via postings will be notified by email by Friday, April 9, 2021. Applications received for non-posted instructional work will not be acknowledged.
D2L Brightspace at The Chang School
Online course shells are mandatory in Chang School courses. Visit D2L Brightspace at The Chang School for more information on using this learning management system (LMS) to support your course.
The Chang School’s Accessibility Commitment
Ryerson University and The Chang School are obligated to ensure courses are accessible to people with disabilities. As a CECL, you are responsible for ensuring that the courses you teach do not contain barriers that will prevent people with disabilities from participating at a level equal to other students. Several resources are available through Ryerson’s Teaching Development website.
To better understand what you can do to ensure your courses are inclusive, please refer to the Accessibility section on the DE Help: Online Instructor web page.
Please send any accessibility related inquiries to email@example.com.
The CECL Handbook
The online CECL Handbook is now available.
Review this handbook for information on the academic and administrative policies, procedures, and support services that will assist you in your role as a CECL in The Chang School.
Professional Development for Continuing Education Contract Lecturers
Each term, The Chang School offers workshops and events on topics related to best practices in teaching and learning for our CECLs.
Visit the Registrar’s Office’s RAMSS Support - Faculty page for information on using RAMSS for grade submissions, class lists, etc.
For information on developing or teaching an online or hybrid course, visit Online Teaching.
Join Us on Social Media
LinkedIn: Chang School Teaching Community
Connect with us on LinkedIn! The Chang School Teaching Community group is a platform to provide current/aspiring Chang School teaching staff with a place to network with fellow colleagues, participate in discussions, and share relevant information.
We’re on Twitter! Follow us for up-to-date information, news and events.
You can also tweet us for quick answers to your questions during business hours (Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.).
Our CECLs are important partners in our success. We welcome your ideas and suggestions about how to better support you.
Frequently Asked Questions
Please check out our CECL FAQ.