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McGill Faculty and Graduate Students Invited to Enhance Sustainability in the Curriculum

The Office of Sustainability, in partnership with the Department of Integrated Studies in Education, has created an opportunity for faculty and students to enhance sustainability in the curriculum.

Published: 23 Sep 2022

Claudia Mitchell honoured by the World Cultural Council

A pair of McGill researchers have earned two of the three major awards handed out by the World Cultural Council (WCC).

As announced earlier today, McGill Education professor Claudia Mitchell took the 2022 José Vasconcelos World Award of Education.

Published: 20 Sep 2022

Dr. Joseph Levitan, DISE, New Book on Fostering Equity and Diversity in Schools through Student Voice Research

Dr. Joseph Levitan, DISE, with Dr. Marc Brasof, have a new volume out entitled, "Student Voice Research: Theory, Methods and Innovations from the Field" published by Teachers College Press.

This powerful resource is for researchers and educational leaders who are interested in understanding and applying research methods that emphasize youth voice.

Published: 1 Sep 2022

Media Spotlight - Sylvan Adams Sports Science Institute Announcement in the News

Get the latest news and coverage on the Sylvan Adams Sports Science Institute (SASSI) announcement event, that took place on August 31, 2022:

Published: 1 Sep 2022

McGill Launches Sylvan Adams Sports Science Institute to Advance World-Leading Research into Sports Science and Human Performance

A $29-million gift from Quebec-born entrepreneur Sylvan Adams will launch an exciting venture for McGill’s Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education in the Faculty of Education, ushering in a new era of world-leading research and discovery in sports science, with the long-term goal of improving elite human performance, and promoting healthier living across the human lifespan.

Published: 31 Aug 2022

Congratulations to the Faculty of Education 2022 Fellowship Winners

Congratulations go out to all of the Faculty of Education 2022 Fellowship Winners:   Dr. Gauri Shankar GUHA – ECP

Meiting Chen   $1,000

Jackie Kirk Fellowship – ECP

Kim Abi Zeid Daou   $7,800

Jackie Kirk Fellowship – DISE

Shamnaz Arifin Min   $7,800

Published: 30 Aug 2022

Media Spotlight: Professor Blane Harvey, DISE, Interviewed in the McGill Reporter on the University’s Power to Create Transitions and Transformations Facing Climate Change

As the window to mitigate the impacts of climate change closes, Faculty of Education’s Professor Blane Harvey shares his thoughts on the University’s power to create transitions and transformations.

Published: 13 Jul 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Mindy R. Carter, DISE, for Published New Book "Smallest Circles First"

Dr. Mindy R. Carter, PhD from the Department of Integrated Studies in Education, has published a new book "Smallest Circles First: Exploring Teacher Reconciliatory Praxis through Drama Education" which is now available from University of Toronto Press.

Page count is 186 and is available to order: ISBN 9781487523831

Published: 22 Jun 2022

Philip Cutler, BEd’13, Created Company that Provides Access to Quality Help for Middle School and High School Students

McGill’s Faculty of Education, Philip Cutler, BEd’13, created the company Paper, which he co-founded with Roberto Cipriani, BSc’08. It quickly became one of the largest online tutoring services in the U.S., hired by public school districts in over 30 states, as well as four provinces in Canada, to assist their students (mostly middle school and high school).

Published: 16 Jun 2022

Dr. Angelica Galante, DISE, Appointed President of the Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics

Dr. Angelica Galante, Assistant Professor in Language Education at the Department of Integrated Studies in Education and Director of the Plurilingual Lab, has been appointed President of the Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics/L’Association canadienne de linguistique appliquée (ACLA).

Published: 14 Jun 2022

McGill Flag Lowered to Honour Hannah Wallace

Friday, June 3, 2022 — McGill University lowered its flag today to honour the memory of Hannah Wallace. Hannah, a U3 student in the Bachelor of Education Secondary English program, passed away suddenly on May 4, 2022. She was known to have been a talented teacher, writer, and gentle soul.

Remembering Hannah Wallace

Published: 3 Jun 2022

Mindy Carter, DISE, Recognized as the 2022 Canadian Committee for Graduate Students in Education (CCGSE) Mentorship Award Winner

The Canadian Committee of Graduate Students in Education (CCGSE) Mentorship Award is awarded annually in recognition of exceptional mentorship at the level of graduate instruction. This year the 2022 Canadian Committee for Graduate Students in Education (CCGSE) Mentorship Award was presented to Mindy Carter from the Department of Integrated Studies in Education.

Published: 19 May 2022

Jade LaFointaine, MA Student in DISE, Wins ACLA/CAAL Indigneous Graduate Student Award

Jade LaFontaine, Master's student in Second Language Education and lecturer at McGill University, is the winner of the prestigious Indigenous Graduate Student Award of the 2022 Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics (CAAL/ACLA) conference. This important award recognizes excellence in graduate student research submitted to the 2022 CAAL/ACLA conference.

Published: 16 May 2022

Applied Theatre Students Perform "Explain Quebec; Quebec Explain!"

On Friday May 13, 2022, Applied Theatre students from The Faculty of Education and Nursing put on a show entitled "Explain Quebec; Quebec Explain!" for the public, outside of the Redpath Museum, led by their Professor, Dr. Mindy R. Carter.

Exploring topics such as discrimination and systemic racism, the gathered audience had the opportunity to dialogue about these issues and to then consider, through theatre, possibly pathways for change.

Published: 13 May 2022

Faculty of Education Helps Ukranians

On May 5th members of the Faculty of Education launched a four-part series of live, interactive seminars to assist Ukrainian teachers, psychologists and support staff in helping people, particularly children, deal with the horrific consequences of the on-going war. Professor Emerita, Alenoush Saroyan, Director of the McGill International Institute of Education, created the series at the request of Dean Dilson Rassier. In 2021, Dr.

Published: 6 May 2022


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