Current Events

NOV 2018

Transforming Your Practice Through Self-study: Tales of Experience

Event Date: 11/16/2018

Friday, November 16, 2018 Scarfe 310 12:30 – 1:30 pm Dear Colleagues, We warmly invite you to a seminar presentation by the Visiting International Research Fellows, Associate Professors Alan Ovens and Dawn Garbett from the University of Auckland. The presentation will explore the provocative questions: How can self-study research focus on the intricate nature of the lives of those who are deeply entangled in […]

NOV 2018

Art Education curriculum in Thailand including Thai traditional art: A reflection on teaching and learning

Event Date: 11/20/2018

Khanobbhorn Sangvanich, Assistant Professor, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Tuesday, November 20, 2018 12:30 – 2:00 pm Scarfe 1107 Host: Dr. Rita Irwin Abstract The presentation will begin with a focus on Thailand’s higher education and teacher training system. This will be followed by an overview of Thai traditional art focusing on Lai Thai with a workshop […]

NOV 2018

Education for the Creative Economy: A Pan-Canadian Conversation on the Role of the Arts in Re-Imagining Teacher Identity

Event Date: 11/30/2018

Mr. Mitchell McLarnon, Ms. Layal Shuman,  Dr. Pauline Sameshima, Dr. Kathryn Ricketts, and Dr. Sean Wiebe Friday, November 30, 2018 12:30 – 2:00 pm Scarfe 1130 * Light refreshments will be served at 12:00 pm. * Lecture will commence at 12:30 p.m. Host: Dr. Rita Irwin Abstract The Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC) focus […]