Queen's Active Learning Classrooms


Active Learning Classrooms

Active Learning Classrooms

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Support and Booking Information

Centre for Teaching and Learning

Mackintosh-Corry Hall Room F200


If you are unsure who you should contact, please contact the CTL.

Tel: 613-533-6428
Email: ctl@queensu.ca

Course design and instructional strategies

If you are interested in learning more about the Active Learning Classrooms, would like a tour of the new spaces, or would like to discuss course redesign and instructional strategies to maximize the potential of the new classroom, contact Andrea Phillipson.

Tel: 613-533-6000 x78689
Email: adp3@queensu.ca

Drop-in "Sandbox" time

The high-tech and low-tech active learning classrooms are booked for one hour each week to allow instructors to play with the technology or test-run a class activity before you try it with your class. The CTL's Andrea Phillipson will be happy to join you to answer any questions or chat about your ideas. Email her at andrea.phillipson@queensu.ca

Winter Term 2018:

Ellis Hall 333 Wednesdays 10:00am-11:00am

Mac-Corry D201 Wednesdays 3:00pm-4:00pm* 

Ellis Hall 321 Thursdays 11:30am-12:30pm

Kingston Hall 313 Thursdays 1:00pm-2:00pm


*No sandbox session in M-C D201 during Reading Week


TA Training for flexible learning spaces

If tutorials for your class are booked for flexible learning spaces (Theological Hall 203 or 209, or Mackintosh-Corry Hall A309 or A311), you can book TA training that focuses on effective use of these spaces. Contact Andrea Phillipson to arrange a meeting. 

Tel: 613-533-6000 x78689
Email: adp3@queensu.ca

IT Services

Mackintosh-Corry Hall Room B176

In-Class Support

If you are experiencing any problems with the equipment in the rooms, or have just forgotten how to use something, call the Audio/Visual Hotline. There is always someone there to answer your call and troubleshoot the problem.

To Report Problems

If you wait until after class to report a problem, please call the same number to provide details. Someone from the A/V team will address the issue right as quickly as possible.

Tel: 613-533-6000 x 36744


M-Th 8am-8pm

Fridays 8am-4pm

    Timetabling Office


    The Active Learning classrooms are available for booking.  To request one for a course, instructors must advise their department timetable administrator during the timetabling request phase in February.  To book an ALC at other times, please contact the timetabling office.

    Tel: 613-533-6000 x78744