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Through its programs in teacher education, graduate work, professional development, research and international education, the Faculty of Education at York University seeks to engage students, stimulate their interests, and raise their awareness of their environment and communities. In a world of difference, it encourages graduates to make a difference in the world.

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A Safe and Decent Place to Live: Towards a Housing First Framework for Youth
‘Housing First’ approach may put homeless youth last: report

A new report authored by professor Stephen Gaetz explores the question “Does Housing First work for youth?”  The report says that youth homelessness demands a unique focus on …

Michael Forsman
Welcome to visiting scholar Michael Forsman

Michael Forsman is an Associate Professor in Media and Communication Studies at Södertörn University, Stockholm. Over the years he has done research on youth and media, popula …

Connected North Launch Event April 2nd 2014. From left: Kevin Cougler, Executive Director of Partners in Research, Dr. Celia Haig-Brown, Dr. Ron Owston, Alesha Moffat, and Nitin Kawale, President of Cisco Canada.
York researchers lead evaluation of Cisco’s Connected North project to deliver interactive education to school in Iqaluit

Researchers from York University’s Faculty of Education are participating in a project to deliver immersive and interactive education services to remote and northern Aborigina …

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