B Ed

B.Ed student presents Tech Ed unit plan at Undergraduate Research Fair

First year Bachelor of Education (BEd) Technological Education student Sera Antheunis was one of 70 undergraduate students to present their research projects at York’s fourth annual multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Fair, which took place on Mar ...

York teacher candidates first to view new multimedia resource for teachers designed to strengthen support for Indigenous students

78 teacher candidates from York's B.Ed. (French) program were privileged to be the first audience to view and learn about the new resource "En cercle, en classe" (Joining the Circle), produced by the Centre ontarien de prévention des agressions (COPA). ...

Students ‘map’ their personal stories to inform their future teaching practice

A unique visual ‘mapping’ assignment for teacher candidates provided a deeper understanding and perspective of how they can use their own personal experiences to imagine the possibilities of place-based learning in their future classroom practice. Stud ...

Exceptionality Fair highlights issues of equity for students with disabilities

The 93 class members of EDFE 1300 (Section B), Inclusion, Disabilities and Education, held an Exceptionality Fair on November 28.  The purpose of the event was for teacher candidates to become familiarized with the issues regarding working with student ...

Drama workshop explores issues of sustainability and global citizenship

This past November, teacher candidates at the Regent Park site participated in a drama workshop to explore sustainability issues and global citizenship through a social justice lens. The workshop, which was presented by Sarah Papoff from the Council of ...

Guest speakers share teaching strategies on Indigenous Education and Anti-Colonial Work

Ontario Ministry of Education Student Achievement Officer Marilyn Maychak and Christina Breen, an Instructional Leader from the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) Aboriginal Education Center recently visited Course Director Salima Kassam’s Teaching f ...

Upcoming BEd Concurrent and Consecutive Program INFORMATION SESSIONS

Are you interested in applying to either the Concurrent or Consecutive Bachelor of Education (BEd) Program in the Faculty of Education? Attend one of our upcoming information sessions to find out more about our programs. October 13th @ 5:30pm | 234 Yor ...

2016 OSSTF Faculty of Education Award winner

Congratulations to graduating teacher candidate Molly McFarlane who was recently announced as one of the winners of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF) Faculty of Education Award for this school year. The award, which is valued at ...

Teacher Candidates volunteer at annual ‘Reading For the Love Of It’ conference

Forty Teacher Candidates (TCs) recently volunteered at Reading For The Love of It, one of North America’s premier literacy conferences.

Co-teaching sessions gives teacher candidates an invaluable learning experience

Faculty of Education course directors Heather Bourrie and Marc Husband provided a few of their first year consecutive teacher candidates (TCs) with an invaluable professional learning experience over two-days of co-teaching in mathematics in classrooms ...