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Faculty of Education
We are a global education leader engaged in research and scholarly inquiry, committed to advancing knowledge and dedicated to improving the practice of teaching and the learning experience.
To provide the most intimate and responsive programs, we have evolved the following program areas: Undergraduate Studies, Teacher Education, and Graduate Studies – each with its own unique organizational structure.
50 Years of Education
We first opened our doors at SFU 50 years ago - years filled with leadership, transformation, innovation and engagement. Here are our stories.
October 16, 2018
CBC | The Early Edition Podcast with Dr. David Kaufman
Playing games on an iPad or console is sometimes painted as a waste of time but, according to research out of Simon Fraser University, digital games can bring big health benefits to seniors.
October 16, 2018
'Silver Economy' offers business opportunities, SFU aging expert says
Using technology to help improve the lives of Canada’s aging population is the theme of the AGE-WELL2018 conference in Vancouver on Tuesday through Thursday.
October 09, 2018
Hundreds of Canadian adults still struggle to read and write—but you wouldn't know it
There is little awareness as to the importance of adult literacy and for many adults working to improve their literacy and numeracy skills, the issue can no longer remain invisible.
September 24, 2018
Dr. Michelle Pidgeon: Our next generation of leaders gives hope for Canada's future
If I told you the negative stereotypes commonly parroted about young people are mostly bogus, would you believe me? You should.