Explore various concepts and theories, including team development, community building, and collaborative leadership. Discover the benefits and limits of team-based approaches. Engage in reflection on past experience with group dynamics while active within your own blended community of practice.


  • The foundations of the collaborative approach to learning theory and pedagogy
  • The stages of the development of a community or team
  • The role of collaborative leadership in both face-to-face and online learning environments
  • Best practices for building and sustaining blended learning communities



Financial Assistance
Financial Assistance

This course is eligible for Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) micro-credential funding. Find out if you are eligible.




Come prepared to share your experiences, opinions and perspectives with the class.

All that is required is a strong desire to succeed and a willingness to learn and apply yourself.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Jun 13, 2022 to Jul 22, 2022
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  • Jackie Ellefsen

What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage online with your class and instructor through our online learning management system.  Plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week.

You can expect to spend approximately six hours of work per week on course requirements.

Real-time Learning

There will be live Zoom sessions in this course. Dates TBA.

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation, exams/quizzes and assignments.


No textbook required.