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Education News

We have great things happening in the Faculty of Education. Our Education News magazine, published bi-annually, features our current news and events and student, alumni, and faculty stories. Back issues of Education News are archived on our Education News Blog, which also provides up-to-date news and events. To stay informed you can also follow us on Twitter ( @URfacofEd ) and Facebook.

The following are a few of the latest stories and events:

Virtual Celebration Slideshow Class of 2020

Congratulations Class of 2020. Please enjoy this video slideshow of the undergraduate Faculty of Education Spring Class of 2020, including messages from the Dean of Education and Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs and Student Services.

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New book published on trauma-informed pedagogy

New book by Karen O. Wallace and Dr. Patrick J. Lewis, Trauma Informed Teaching through Play Art Narrative (PAN). Published by Brill. Trauma affects the lives of many children who we teach in school. It effects the students, teachers who teach them, the administration, and the school community as it is part of the school …

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Spring 2020 issue of Education News published

Preview the Table of Contents below and download your free copy by clicking the following link: Spring Issue 2020 Table of Contents From the Dean’s desk…….3 Alumna’s initiative feeds youth during Covid-19 crisis……. 4 Land-based teaching feels like home……. 5 Educating about life with a service animal……. 6 Decolonizing education: One Kitchen Table Party at …

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Congratulatory messages to #UREDu Class of 2020

Congratulatory messages from the Faculty of Education to the Spring Class of 2020 with words and music by @ScottAnthonyCDN ©2020, produced at-a-social-distance by alum Ryan Hicks (’17). https://youtu.be/BqcNwUzDbN8

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New Director of Professional Development and Field Experiences

Congratulations to Dr. Kathryn Ricketts, who has agreed to assume the role of Director of the Professional Development and Field Experiences as of July 1, 2020 for a 3-year term. In-school Field Experiences have been a defining feature of our Faculty since its inception. Each program in the faculty contains at least three major practicum …

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