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My Chair in 3 minutes - UNESCO Chair in Reorienting Education towards Sustainability

Charles Hopkins, the UNESCO Chair in Reorienting Education towards Sustainability at York University, explains the chair's global work on preparing new & existing teachers ...

Professor Jen Gilbert

IN THE MEDIA: Ontario's largest teachers' union calls move to revert to 1998 sex-ed curriculum "irresponsible"

Professor Jen Gilbert was interviewed on the Scott Thompson Show (Global News Radio) about the announcement by the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario to denounce Doug ...

Master of Leadership & Community Engagement preps grads for public sector leadership roles

Designed specifically for student professionals pursuing projects in educational spaces—the likes of community and non-governmental organizations; health care, child and youth ...

Annual summer institute to explore identity-based data collection to highlight major gaps in Ontario education achievement

This year's Faculty of Education's Summer Institute (FESI) will focus on identity-based, integration and reporting in education. Entitled Realities in data: Who counts … What ...

York U Education professors awarded $73,844 to further public school research

Three  professors with York U's Faculty of Education have been awarded Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Partnership Engage grants (PEG)—collectively tot ...

PhD candidate Kyo Maclear wins $20,000 Trillium Book Award for Birds Art Life memoir

Faculty of Education PhD candidate Kyo Maclear has won the prestigious Trillium Book Award in the English-language prose category for her non-fiction memoir Birds Art Life.