Search Results for: "faculty of education"

  • Education professor wins book award

    Five-year-old Fern makes a huge mess every day when she eats her lunch. Food flies all over the place as she slowly consumes her meal; Fern is still eating when the other children in her kindergarten class have long been ... Full story

    June 25, 2015 —
  • Spirit of Brock winner defies expectations

    William Morgan has a thing about expectations. He thrives on going beyond them. If he didn't, chances are he wouldn't have represented Canada in Judo in three Paralympics or five world championships. It's also possible that Morgan wouldn't have stood ... Full story

    June 10, 2015 —
  • Special symbolic gift now on display at Brock

    The Faculty of Education at Brock University was proud to host Nishnawbe Aski Nation Grand Chief Harvey Yesno June 9-10. Grand Chief Yesno, who was delayed  and unable to attend the celebration of a traditional birch bark canoe Tuesday, June 9, ... Full story

    June 10, 2015 —
  • Celebrating the Class of 2015

    Five days of graduation ceremonies kick off Tuesday morning at Brock University with the presentation of an honorary doctorate to a respected Niagara humanitarian. Spring Convocation begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 9 with the ceremony for the Faculty of Social ... Full story

    June 08, 2015 —
  • Report of the actions of University Senate

    The 630th meeting of the Brock University Senate (2014-15) was held on May 13, 2015. During the open session of the meeting, Senate: • approved the Minutes of the 629th Meeting of Senate; • received the Report of the President and Vice-Chancellor; • received the ... Full story

    May 21, 2015 —
  • Local educators come together for literacy event

    The Ontario Literacy Association Niagara chapter will be re-launching its presence at a free reading event Saturday, May 2 in Niagara Falls. This professional organization is dedicated to enhancing language and literacy experiences for individuals across the lifespan. The "Spring into ... Full story

    April 29, 2015 —
  • Brock researcher Jennifer Rowsell renewed as Canada Research Chair

    Jennifer Rowsell An article in a popular magazine reported recently that excessive video game-playing accounts for boys' "underachievement" in reading and writing. But Jennifer Rowsell says her research on the use of new media in the classroom tells a different ... Full story

    April 29, 2015 —
  • David Siegel named as Interim Dean of Education

    David Siegel, a well-known political scientist at Brock University who specializes in public policy and administration, has agreed to serve as Brock's Interim Dean of the Faculty of Education after the incumbent, Fiona Blaikie, completes her term later this year. ... Full story

    April 28, 2015 —
  • Blaikie prepares to step down as Dean of Education

    Following her decision last fall not to seek a second term, Fiona Blaikie will step down this year as Dean of Brock's Faculty of Education when she completes her five-year term. Blaikie will take a one-year administrative leave that customarily ... Full story

    April 17, 2015 —
  • 2015 Senate election results

    The votes for the 2015 Senate elections have been counted in accordance with Faculty Handbook II: 3.4.7. Twenty-five nominations were received for 17 positions available and a total of 343 ballots returned. Voting closed at 4:30 p.m. on March 25. Congratulations to the following faculty ... Full story

    March 31, 2015 —