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Faculty of Education

First graduates of Inclusive Language and Literacy Master of Education

October 20, 2020 — 
The University of Manitoba Fort Garry campus is a long way from the tiny community of Pukatawagan in Northern Manitoba. A settlement of the Mathias Colomb Cree First Nation, it has approximately a population of 3500 and is accessible only via the train from Pukatawagan to The Pas, or plane and on an ice road in the winter.

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Faculty of Education

Education prepared for 2nd pandemic wave

July 20, 2020 — 
As University of Manitoba bachelor of education students look forward to fall term, they can rest easy that the Faculty of Education is ready in the event of a second wave.

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Andy Hargreaves

Faculty of Education

Getting to grips with equity and opportunity

February 11, 2020 — 
Summarizing his insights on change in education, Andy Hargreaves offered three major pieces of advice.

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Faculty of Education

Canada Post supports CanU mentorship program

October 9, 2019 — 
A $20,500-Canada Post grant will provide a youth mentorship program with support for technology, transportation costs, as well as nutrition and food services programs, said CanU founder Roger Berrington.

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Tatiana Galetcaia, TESL instructor

Extended Education

Teach English as a Second Language

January 31, 2019 — 
“Teaching English is about more than speaking it. The program’s practicum is very important, to build on your learning and experience.” - Tatiana Galetcaia

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Mentoring outreach at the U of M

January 22, 2019 — 
It’s about developing community.

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Sabre Cherkowski

Faculty of Education

Focusing on the positive

November 22, 2018 — 
Dr. Sabre Cherkowski hopes that educators focus on the positive.

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The Dean's Lecture 2018-2019

Extended Education

Consider how education can move a community forward

October 4, 2018 — 
Attend Education for Social Justice: Creating opportunity to make our community a better place on Tues. Oct. 23 from 12:15 to 1:30 pm at Forth, 171 McDermott Ave. in Winnipeg.

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Faculty of Law

New study measures impact of religious affiliation on LGBTQ-inclusive education practices

May 15, 2018 — 
Dr. Donn Short has co-authored with Tracy Peter and Catherine Taylor, “Religious Belief and the Queer Classroom: Measuring the Impact of Religious Affiliation on LGBTQ-Inclusive Education Practices” published this week in the Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy (CJEAP).

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Yatta Kanu

Faculty of Education

‘No neutral approach to teaching’

April 27, 2018 — 
In order for teachers to bring about meaningful positive change, they have to get political, says Prof. Yatta Kanu

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