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Canadian Student Outdoor Education Conference (Horwood Conference)

"Moved by Meaning"

Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario,

Submission Deadline: December 15, 2019
Conference Dates: January 31 - February 1, 2020
Location: : School of Kinesiology and Health Studies Building at 28 Division Street, Queen's University.
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Angela James, Government of Northwest Territories, and Dr. John Telford, Camosun College

The Canadian Student Outdoor Education Conference (aka The Horwood Conference) is an annual event organized by and for students studying outdoor and environmental education, health and physical education, outdoor recreation, adventure leadership, experience-based learning and/or related fields. It is hosted at Queen’s University each year and held on a weekend in February.

For full details and to register visit:

Canadian Student Outdoor Education Conference 2019 - 7th Annual

Student Experiences: ATEP Gave me an Environment Where I Felt Safe, Cared for, and Supported.

December 5, 2019

By: Olivia Rondeau

Olivia Rondeau

The Aboriginal Teacher Education Program (ATEP) 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.

Graduate Programs Information Sessions

Graduate Programs Information Sessions 

Come and learn about the Faculty of Education’s Graduate Programs!

2 Sessions Offered:

When: Tuesday, December 3 and Thursday, December 5, 2019

Where: A115 Duncan McArthur Hall, the Vernon Ready Room

Time:  1:30 pm – 2:30 pm both days

Led by: Erin Rennie (Manager, Graduate Programs) and Erin York (Manager, Marketing)

Check out our programs online at educ.queensu.ca/grad


Consecutive Education Information Webinars

Interested in joining our Consecutive program in 2020?

Join us for a series of webinars on the Queen’s Teacher Education (Consecutive) program for 2020-21, hosted by Student Services Office, Faculty of Education. A perfect opportunity to hear more about our four successive term program, which starts in May 2020 and ends in August 2021.

We will be offering three webinars on Thursday, November 7, Wednesday, November 13, and Thursday, November 21 at 2:00 pm.


Imagine a Canada

The Faculty of Education is excited to be supporting Ontario students, teachers, schools, and boards with Imagine a Canada projects.

2nd Annual Ontario Exhibition to take place in The Studio at Duncan McArthur Hall, November 19, 2019 - January 9, 2020.

Imagine a Canada, an initiative of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR, is an invitation for all young people, from across the country, from kindergarten to post-secondary, to share their own vision of what Reconciliation can be.

More information available on:



UNESCO Chair gathers international leaders to consider the future of arts education

UNESCO Chair gathers international leaders to consider the future of arts education

November 5, 2019

By: Communications Team

During a brisk week in October, the Winnipeg Symposium 2019: Towards a Sustainable Vision for the Future of Arts Education brought together participants from around the globe to discuss the future of arts education. Led by Dr Ben Bolden, UNESCO Chair in Arts and Learning and associate professor at Queen’s University, and former Chair emeritus professor Dr. Larry O’Farrell the participants considered: