Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

 

  • Would you attend an online sweat lodge? An online pipe ceremony? A talking circle? Register now for our upcoming virtual lecture "Can We Digitize Ceremony?"

  • cartoon unicorn with heart bubble next to it reading 'gegi.ca' and popular podagogy text on the right

    Want to create a welcoming school community? Master of Education student Kel Martin joins us to discuss the importance of gegi.ca, and his involvement with the project.

  • student art, galaxy in purple, and dog in a galaxy painting

    "Art that Inspires" is an exhibition of artifacts of teaching and learning which are also works of art. The works are submitted by our students and their instructors. 

  • 3 paintings done by students, person by the water, person surrounded by colours, and large colourful collage

    Through music, visual art, poetry and dramatic performance, the Artist in Community Education Program class of 2021 share who they are and what they have learned.

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    Our 2020 Year-in-Review celebrates the many accomplishments of our alumni, faculty, staff, and students as we rose to the occasion and supported each other through all the challenges and opportunities presented by the year that was 2020.

Episode 20: How Gegi the Unicorn is Welcoming Gender Diversity Featuring special guest Kel Martin

Want to create a welcoming school community? Master of Education student Kel Martin joins us to discuss the importance of gegi.ca, and his involvement with the project. Gegi.ca is a website that was recently created by our own Dr. Lee Airton, as well as Dr. Kyle Kirkup (University of Ottawa), and their research team to equip all Ontario students and teachers with the tools to advocate at school for the right to express and live their gender in their own way.

 

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Student Experiences

ITEP Gave me an Environment Where I Felt Safe, Cared for, and Supported.

Student Experiences: Liv Rondeau

The Indigenous Teacher Education Program (ITEP) at Queen’s University Faculty of Education is more than a program, it is a community. It is a community where you can feel comfortable to express your identity and be proud of who you are.

From EA to Teacher After 15 years. This is Glenda’s Story

Student Experiences: Glenda Pinault

Glenda Pinault is not a crier, despite photographic evidence to the contrary. The recent B.Ed. graduate insists that the moment, captured so beautifully, was uncharacteristic. However, in telling the story of how she came to be on that stage, a theme of tears quietly emerges.

B.Ed. Student Changes The World One Beeswax Wrap at Time

ConEd Student Helps Kids Feel the Music

Megan Tucker shares her amazing alt-prac experience in Uganda; inspired by this, she decided to continue giving back by creating Meg's Beeswax Wraps. Now, she’s able to support the environment and her adopted community at the same time.

A Teacher Candidate's Virtual International Alternative Practicum

teacher candidate experiences virtual practicum

Teacher candidate, Jenny Cui, was only days away from beginning her alternative practicum in Norway when COVID-19 caused the placement to be cancelled. She was able to pursue a remote placement instead, and was still able to learn valuable lessons from Norwegian curriculum.