Queen's Active Learning Classrooms

Ellis Hall

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

Open instructor hours in the high-tech and low-tech team-based learning spaces

If you want to try out the technology or test-run a class activity in a judgement-free, supported environment, take advantage of "sandbox" time scheduled every week in Mac-Corry D201, Ellis 321, and Ellis 333. The CTL's Andrea Phillipson will be there to answer any questions or chat about your ideas.

Fall Term 2017:

Mac-Corry D201 Thursdays 8:30-9:30am (starting Sept. 15)

Ellis Hall 321 Thursdays 10:00-11:00am (starting Aug. 24)

Ellis Hall 333 Thursdays 11:30am-12:30pm (starting Aug. 24)


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 away.

Tel: 613.533.6000 x 36744

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