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Dr. Mindy Carter Publishes Book: “The Teacher Monologues”

Dr. Mindy Carter’s new book “The Teacher Monologues – Exploring the Identities and Experiences of Artist-Teachers” was recently launched by Sense Publishers.

Published: 16 Jul 2014

PhD Student Arzina Zaver Represents Graduate Students at CATE

Congrats to Arzina Zaver on recently being named a Graduate Student Representative for the Canadian Association for Teacher Education (CATE). Arzina’s role will include planning the graduate student session at the annual Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) conference.

Published: 20 Jun 2014

DISE Graduate Dr. Ghada Chehade Wins Best Dissertation Award

Congratulations to Faculty of Education PhD graduate Dr. Ghada Chehade on winning the award for Best Dissertation in the Field of Rhetoric, Writing Studies and Discourse Analysis from the Canadian Association for the Study of Discourse and Writing. Ghada is a graduate of the Department of Integrated Studies in Education and a supervisee of Dr. Anthony Paré and Dr. Steve Jordan.

Published: 10 Jun 2014

Retirement Celebration for Dr. Lise Winer

In May, DISE held a remarkable retirement party for Dr. Lise Winer. Lise has been part of the McGill community for many years, recently taking on the role of Graduate Program Director. She also possesses an outstanding record of intellectual achievement on the topic of Caribbean Creole. The affection and respect with which Lise is viewed was reflected in the size and tone of her retirement party, which featured singing, dancing, and a decadent cake. Lise will be very much missed, but we all wish her well in all of her future endeavours-- and we know she has plans.

Published: 4 Jun 2014

ECP's Professor Burack Interviewed in the Canadian Jewish News

Dr. Jacob Burack, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, was recently interviewed in Canadian Jewish News for his research in the development of attention and cognition among typically developing children, persons with autism, and persons with specific syndromes associated with intellectual disabilities.

Published: 4 Jun 2014

Summer Courses in First Nations and Inuit Education

Two of our partners in First Nations and Inuit Education, the Kativik School Board and the Cree School Board, will be holding summer courses this year.

The Kativik School Board has developed four courses to be taught in Inuktituut: EDEE 223 Language Arts, EDEE 230 Elementary School Mathematics, EDKP 204 Health Education, and EDEE 300 Special Topics in Technology. There are consulting instructors from McGill that are part of the planning process and are present for the delivery as well.

Published: 16 May 2014

ECP's Dr. Bruce Shore Receives the 2014 CCGSE Mentorship Award

Dr. Bruce Shore, Professor Emeritus, of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology was honored with the 2014 Canadian Committee for Graduate Students in Education (CCGSE) Mentorship Award.

Published: 12 May 2014

Tanya Chichekian, ECP Student, receives Recognition Award from the Canadian Association for Teacher Education

Tanya Chichekian, a Doctoral Candidate in the Leanring Sciences program, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, was recently honored with a Recognition Award from the Canadian Asssociation for Teacher Education (CATE) for her Doctoral dissertation's contribution to research on teacher education in Canada, entitled "Self-Efficiancy for Inquiry-Based Instruction" Surviving the Leap from Student-Teacher to an Inquiry-Oriented Novice Teacher".

Published: 8 May 2014

DISE Department Independent Awards Winners

The Department of Integrated Studies in Education would like to congratulate the 2014 winners of the Department Independent Awards (the “Indies”)

Amy Cole, Dominic Manuel, Lerona Lewis, Sarah Mostafa-Kamel , Rosalind Hampton, Desirée Rochat, and Manuel Salamanca Cardona.

For full details, please see "The Indies."

Published: 7 May 2014

An ECP Undergraduate Course Assignment Gone Viral! #McGillHappy

A class assignment in ECP's undergraduate course offering, EDPT 200 - Integrating Educational Technology in Classrooms, shared on YouTube has received over 50,000 hits and is now featured on McGill's front page as one of the top stories! Our course lecturer, Sam Bruzzese, was happy to share this video with us of his student's work.

If this doesn't put a smile on your face, we don't know what will! Enjoy! #McGillHappy

Published: 2 May 2014

DISE PhD grad Miranda Campbell short-listed for the 16th annual Donner Prize

Miranda Campbell, DISE PhD 2010 graduate and now professor of English at Dawson College has been short-listed for the prestigious 16th Annual Donner Prize. Her book "Out of the Basement: Youth Cultural Production in Practice and in Policy is one of five books vying for the 2013/2014 Donner Prize, the award for the best public policy book by a Canadian. Dr. Campbell's book was based on her dissertation which was supervised by Dr. Bronwen Low.

Published: 7 Apr 2014

Chiara Perico and Vanessa Bao received Best Oral Presentation Awards

Congratulations to Chiara Perico, MA Student, and Vanessa Bao, PhD Student, in School/Applied Child Psychology and members of Dr. Armando Bertone’s PNLab, received “Best oral presentation awards” at the annual research meetings of the FRSQ-funded Vision Research Network and Neuropsychology and Cognition Research Centers this past year!

Published: 25 Mar 2014

ECP's Dr. Shore Publishes Book "The graduate advisor handbook: A student-centered approach"

Dr. Bruce M. Shore, Emeritus Professor, in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology recently published a new book titled "The graduate advisor handbook: A student-centered approach".

Published: 12 Mar 2014

Dr. Muis Receives Richard E. Snow Award for Early Contributions

Dr. Krist Muis, Associate Professor, in the the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology recently received the Richard E. Snow Award from the American Psychological Association, divison 15 (Educational Psychology).

The Richard E. Snow Award is given to an individual who has made a significant early career contribution.

Congratulations Dr. Muis!

Published: 5 Mar 2014

Education Curriculum Resources Centre Update

  • The Library Services desk has moved to the back room, which is now the Education Curriculum Resources Centre.
  • Reserves materials are also located in the back. They are self-serve off the shelf. Please use the self-check machine or have a library staff member sign them out for you.
  • There are new hours (set by the Faculty of Education) for access to the Education study space (the former Library space)

Education Study Space Hours
Monday to Thursday 9:00am – 7:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

Published: 3 Mar 2014