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Prime Minister’s award

December 02, 2021
PhD candidate Lisa Anne Floyd has been recognized with the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence.

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Western Award of Excellence

November 29, 2021
The Teacher Education Office has been awarded with the 2021 Western Award of Excellence.


In memoriam - Olivia Vaseleniuck

November 23, 2021
The Western community is mourning the death of Olivia Vaseleniuck, a student in Year 1 of the Bachelor of Education Program.

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Let’s Talk Education speaker

November 02, 2021
Professor Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw will discuss how early childhood education must engage with the problems of the 21st century.

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Creating inclusive student experience

October 29, 2021
An EdD student is breaking down barriers to create a more inclusive post-secondary education experience for students with developmental disabilities.

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Congratulations Fall Class of 2021

October 22, 2021
To our graduating class of 2021, on behalf of the faculty, our most sincere congratulations

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Congratulations from the Associate Dean

October 22, 2021
What a proud day. We just couldn't be happier for each one of you. Congratulations on completing your degrees.


Faculty of Education Congratulates 2021 Fall Graduates

October 22, 2021
Faculty members, including Dean Donna Kotsopoulos, as well as staff congratulate the Fall graduating class of 2021.

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Celebrating Fall 2021 graduates

October 22, 2021
Education community celebrates Fall 2021 graduates


EGSA Fall convocation message

October 22, 2021
Congratulations graduates! We are so proud of your accomplishments as the newest graduates of the Faculty of Education at Western University.

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Pandemic increases screen time

October 13, 2021
Children have been spending significantly more time watching their screens during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Peter Jaffe Lectures

October 12, 2021
A new lecture series recognizes a lifetime of hard work, dedication and service to ending domestic violence against women and children.

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Inspiring Minds

October 12, 2021
Congratulations to Western Education students whose research has been featured on the Inspiring Minds website.

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Education recovery from COVID

October 05, 2021
A focus on equity can help children, families and teachers recover from the effects of COVID-19.

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Education Homecoming Panel

September 29, 2021
The Faculty of Education hosts an online panel for Alumni.

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Digital learning technologies grant

September 29, 2021
Professor Daniel Ansari is part of an international research group focused on developing digital learning technologies for children.

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Helpline provides timely support

September 24, 2021
“It’s okay for everyone to reach out and ask for help” is the message to men as part of a new service to prevent domestic violence.


Becoming friends during COVID

September 24, 2021
Jay Goodman and Nicholas Spring-Peers met face-to-face and became friends during their online program.


Education key to reconciliation

September 23, 2021
Education professor Candace Brunette-Debassige described how education can assist reconciliation efforts during an ILA podcast.

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Giving back to education

September 22, 2021
Gregg Bereznick has done it all in education. He’s been an administrator, principal, teacher and Faculty of Education instructor and mentor.

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Mental health during COVID

September 09, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly decreased mental health assessments among children and youth in Ontario.


Pandemic recovery

August 23, 2021
Four Faculty of Education researchers will share their research on how education can recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Teaching Fellow (Indigenous Learning)

August 05, 2021
Education professor Candace Brunette-Debassige has been appointed as the Teaching Fellow (Indigenous Learning) at Western University.

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Family’s IB ties

August 04, 2021
The IB Educator Certificate program is a family affair for Education alumna Barbara Nathoo.


Lifelong learning

July 28, 2021
Loving lifelong learning has been the key to Bertha-Rose Park’s success inside and outside the classroom

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Dean's alumni virtual event

July 28, 2021
The Dean of Education, Dr. Donna Kotsopoulos, hosted a virtual event for alumni in June.


Learning through the senses

July 27, 2021
Jennifer Orr, BEd ’95, established Eyewords, a company that engages students’ senses to facilitate learning.


Resiliency key to career success

July 27, 2021
For alumnus Frank Loreto, BEd ’79, his life has followed a verse from Bruce Cockburn’s song from the Festival of Friends, ‘Open ...

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CREVAWC youth advisory council

July 26, 2021
The Centre for Research and Education on Violence Against Women and Children has created a Youth Advisory Council to prevent gender-based violence.

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CCGSE co-president

June 23, 2021
Education graduate student Mohammed Estaiteyeh has been elected co-president of the Canadian Committee of Graduate Students in Education.


Community practicum

June 21, 2021
Teacher candidates were placed in the Children’s Aid Societies of Oxford and Huron-Perth as well as in the Memorial Boys and Girls Club.


EGSA Spring convocation message

June 17, 2021
Congratulations on the well-deserved success and graduating this summer. We come, we learn, we laugh, and finally, we part ways for hopeful tomorrows


Education community congratulates graduates

June 17, 2021
Education faculty, staff, alumni and donors congratulate the Class of 2021.


2020-21 academic awards

June 17, 2021
The Faculty of Education has announced the award recipients for the 2020-21 academic year.


ESC Spring convocation message

June 17, 2021
Congratulations class of 2021! We made it! I am so proud of all that we have accomplished.


Congratulations Class of 2021 from Dean Donna Kotsopoulos

June 17, 2021
To our graduating class of 2021, on behalf of the Faculty and Western University, our most sincere congratulations!

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Learn. Earn. Return.

June 08, 2021
For retired educator, Sylvia McPhee, these three words are her life’s philosophy; and education is her passion. 

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Historic election

June 03, 2021
Education professor Jun Li has been elected as vice-president and President Designate of the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES).

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AFE supervisor awards

June 02, 2021
The Faculty of Education has announced the recipients of the Alternative Field Experience Supervisor’s Award for Excellence.

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Associate teacher awards

June 02, 2021
The Faculty of Education has recognized five associate teachers for their contributions to teacher education.

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Women and Leadership Colloquium

May 31, 2021
PhD candidate Hayley Finn and Doctor of Education candidate Merike Kolga have been selected to participate at the three-day event.

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Incorporating history into math

May 31, 2021
Western Education instructor Vera Sarina incorporates history into math lessons.


Western Practicum Partnership

May 20, 2021
The Faculty of Education is collaborating with nine school boards to place teacher candidates directly into schools

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Namukasa named Associate Dean

May 14, 2021
Immaculate Kizito Namukasa has been appointed Associate Dean, Graduate Education at the Faculty of Education.

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Young Maestro Wes goes to school

May 10, 2021
Alumna Rhodora Meliton-Vanderpool, Canadian Hip Hop legend Wes ‘Maestro’ Williams and illustrator Leon ‘Eklipz’ Robinson, ...

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Understanding learning styles

April 30, 2021
A school visit from two psychologists sent Alberta O’Neil on an education odyssey spanning the globe.

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Heart of the classroom

April 29, 2021
Rhodora Meliton-Vanderpool always knew she wanted to be a teacher. However, she had to go through a journey to figure it out.

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Entrepreneurship Summit

April 29, 2021
The Faculty of Education and the Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship are teaming up to present an Entrepreneur Summit for graduate students.

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Understanding AI

April 28, 2021
AI is everywhere and professor George Gadanidis has created children’s stories to help students reflect on how AI influences their lives.

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EGSA alumni chats

March 17, 2021
Earning an advanced degree is challenging but finding employment after graduation can be equally uncertain and difficult for graduate students.


Standardized screening, school and community integration help keep kids in school

March 11, 2021
Family functioning, bullying, substance use and ADHD diagnoses are key factors leading to absenteeism.


Diversity in children’s literature

March 10, 2021
Teacher candidates learned the importance of having diversity in children’s literature from Instagram influencer, grade 6 student Ainara ...

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STEM pilot program

February 23, 2021
Two Education professors are working to remove barriers that students with developmental disabilities face in STEM education.

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Music concert

February 12, 2021
Music can show that it’s fun to learn math. With that in mind, the Faculty of Education is hosting a math concert for students, parents and ...

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In-person classes delayed to February 21: COVID-19 update

January 11, 2021
Updates from President Alan Shepard

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Creating superheroes

December 14, 2020
It can be lonely being in graduate school. However, one Master of Arts student is using artwork to breakthrough this barrier and connect with ...

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Visiting scholar

December 09, 2020
One of Cameroon’s leading advocates for the rights of marginalized communities and children with special needs is a visiting scholar at the ...

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