Memorial University’s Faculty of Education and the Labrador Institute, in cooperation with the Association of Canadian Deans and Directors of Education, hosted a two-day symposium that brought together teacher educators working in the Indigenous context to share ideas and experiences regarding teacher preparation programs.
The Faculty of Education had a good presence at this year’s AERA 2015 Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois.
The American Educational Research Association (AERA) was founded in 1916 and is a research society that has the goals to advance the knowledge around education and to promote the use of research to improve education and better serve the public.
Dr. Cecile Badenhorst, Assistant Professor with the Faculty of Education, has been awarded a fellowship by the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program. This fellowship means that she will work with the University of Johannesburg in South Africa to host workshops on research writing and publications.