The Education News Blog

The latest news from the Faculty of Education, University of Regina.

2020 Education Student Society Executive

2020 Education Student Society Executive

Meet the new ESS team!. They’re doing what they can to help build future teachers through professional development, community relations, (virtual) social events, and communications. President of the 2020/2021 academic ...
Grad student recipient of the APEG Saskatchewan Award

Grad student recipient of the APEG Saskatchewan Award

Graduate student Megan Moore is the recipient of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Saskatchewan (APEG) 2020 Friends of the Profession Award. “The Friend of the Professions Award was ...
IPHRC/SCPOR funding renewed

IPHRC/SCPOR funding renewed

PhD Candidate (Education Psychology) Shana Cardinal has been renewed as recipient of an Indigenous Peoples’ Health Research Centre (IPHRC) / Saskatchewan Centre for Patient Oriented Research (SCPOR) Research Award in ...
McDowell Foundation funding

McDowell Foundation funding

Congratulations to Dr. Cristyne Hébert recipient of McDowell Foundation funding of  $10,460.00 for her study entitled “Fostering a Maker Mindset: Supporting Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century Classroom.” ...
Institutional racism and the implications for faculties of education

Institutional racism and the implications for faculties of education

On September 30, (#OrangeShirtDay) Dr. Jerome Cranston (#UREdu Dean and Professor) was keynote lecturer for the University of Manitoba’s Distinguished Lecturer Virtual Series.  Cranston addressed how amid the current period ...
Successful defence

Successful defence

Dr. Emily Ashton has successfully completed her PhD from the University of Victoria. Dr. Ashton’s research explores how the cultural connections of childhood are being rewritten under conditions of ecological ...
Cynthia Chamber Award recipient

Cynthia Chamber Award recipient

Congratulations to alumna Jessica Irvine recipient of the CSSE-SCEE Cynthia Chambers Award for her master’s thesis, Writing and Teaching Curriculum With Relationships in Our Place: A Critical Meta-Analysis of Saskatchewan ...
New appointment to the Centre for Teaching and Learning from Faculty of Education

New appointment to the Centre for Teaching and Learning from Faculty of Education

The Faculty of Education’s Dr. Alec Couros has been appointed as the Director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) effective September 1, 2020. Dr. Alec Couros is a ...
Fall Faculty Retreat

Fall Faculty Retreat

#UREdu faculty and staff gathered via Zoom today for the annual fall retreat. After starting the retreat in a good way with songs, prayers, and smudging by Emerging-Elder-in-Residence Joseph Naytowhow, ...
SSHRC Funding Announcement

SSHRC Funding Announcement

Congratulations to Dr. Cristyne Hébert who has been awarded a SSHRC Insight Development Grant of $64,630.00 for her study entitled “Telling Stories in Multilingual Classrooms: Teacher Professional Development for Multimodal ...
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