November 11, 2011
Congratulations to Larry Langan and Alison Ogilvie, winners of the Additional Qualification Teaching Award for Excellence for the summer 2011 sessions.
October 21, 2011
Over 500 educators, school resource staff, trustees, parents and community professionals with an interest in the well-being of children attended a conference on Media Violence, hosted at the Faculty of Education on October 20 - 21.
September 22, 2011
The Faculty of Education Research Office presents 2 talks by: Dr. Päivi Berg University of Helsinki, Finland
September 1, 2011
For 725 new Bachelor of Education students, Thursday, September 1 was the first day of the journey to become a professional teacher.
July 14, 2011
Faculty members from Education continue to receive media attention, with a flurry of features in recent weeks!
June 30, 2011
A very warm welcome to Dr. Vicki Schwean, who begins her five year term as Dean of Western's Faculty of Education on July 1.
May 31, 2011
Western’s Faculty of Education is delighted to welcome Dr. Mary Hamilton as our Visiting Scholar for the month of June, 2011. A social psychologist, Dr. Hamilton is a Professor of Adult Learning and Literacy at the University of Lancaster, UK.
May 11, 2011
On June 6 - 8, international scholars will convene at a symposium in Ottawa to discuss the topic of children's bodies and their well being. "An International Symposium Speaks the Unspoken: Masculinities, bodies and body image in health education" is hosted by Education's Dr. Michael Kehler, along with Kevin Wamsley from Western's Health Sciences and Michael Atkinson from the University of Toronto.
May 10, 2011
Congratulations to Peter Bates and Robyn Turgeon, winners of the Additional Qualification Teaching Award for Excellence for the fall/winter 2011 sessions.
May 4, 2011
With a $2.5 million grant from the Public Health Agency of Canada, The Centre for Research and Education on Violence against Women and Children at Western’s Faculty of Education has partnered with CAMH Centre for Prevention Science to expand the reach of the well known Fourth R program.
April 1, 2011
Warmest congratulations to Dr. Robert Macmillan, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Research, on his appointment as Dean of Education and Full Professor at the University of Manitoba.
March 24, 2011
The Faculty of Education joined with the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and the Faculty of Information and Media Studies on March 23 to showcase the impressive volume and variety of research currently taking place in the Faculty.
March 1, 2011
March 7 is Showcase Day at the Faculty of Education! Starting at 12:30, the Faculty's technology teacher candidates will display the many and varied products of their work with elementary and secondary students throughout the academic year.
February 18, 2011
On February 18, Western's Faculty of Education was host to one of nine awards ceremonies held across Ontario to recognise organizations that have demonstrated leadership and commitment to preventing domestic violence in the workplace. These organisations were acknowledged as Neighbours, Friends and Families Workplace Champions of 2011 - and among them was the University of Western Ontario.
January 28, 2011
Aboriginal Education was the focus of a professional development day on January 28 for teacher candidates, graduate students and faculty members at Western's Faculty of Education.
January 21, 2011
Kent Van Dyk, who graduated from Western's Faculty of Education in 2010, was featured recently in the Ottawa Citizen newspaper.
January 20, 2011
Teacher candidates at the Faculty of Education never fail to amaze us with their initiatives outside the Faculty - and Larry Shuttleworth is no exception.
January 12, 2011
Education faculty member Cornelia Hoogland was interviewed this week by the London Free Press and 570 News Radio on the subject of a recent Ipsos Reid survey, conducted for ABC Life Literacy Canada.