Faculty of Education News & Events
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April 27, 2017
$100,000 SFU Cmolik Prize awarded to Peter Liljedahl for Building Thinking Classrooms
The Cmolik Prize selection committee has awarded the 2017 Cmolik Prize for the Enhancement of Public Education in B.C. to Education professor Peter Liljedahl.
April 26, 2017
The Student-Centered Math Class
Peter Liljedahl's research proposes three strategies that can be implemented in order to create what he calls the thinking classroom.
April 04, 2017
Ann Chinnery re-thinks empathy in the classroom
A common refrain when trying to be considerate of others is to “put yourself in their shoes.” But education professor Ann Chinnery says there’s a flaw in that line of thinking.
March 21, 2017
Professor Discusses BC Teacher Supreme Court Ruling Impact for University Education
After a legal battle lasting over a decade, the B.C. Teachers' Federation won a landmark case in November 2016 with the Supreme Court of Canada that now allows the union to negotiate class size and composition.
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October 07, 2016
Photo Gallery: New Alumni Convocation Reception
On October 7, graduates celebrated their achievements with their family and friends with food and fun at the New Alumni Convocation Reception.
June 27, 2016
Photo Gallery: Celebrating 50 Years of SFU Teacher Education
On June 16, FAs, FA Coordinators, faculty and staff joined together to celebrate 50 years of Teacher Education at SFU.
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