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Reinventing education for a diverse complex world

As one of the top Faculties of Education in the country, we provide an inspiring and empowering environment for students to cultivate their interests, actively contribute to the evolution of education and become powerful catalysts for change.

We offer a broad range of programs, research initiatives and partnerships that embody our commitment to equity, diversity, community, collaboration and social justice. 

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JANUARY 20, 2021
Conference will focus on international higher education that is sustainable and inclusive

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JANUARY 19, 2021
IN THE MEDIA: Professor Sarah Barrett on the impact of online learning

students in Dadaab sitting in groups under trees outside of the Education Centre on a sunny day

JANUARY 18, 2021
Virtual colloquium series explores teaching in dangerous times

Beyhan Farhadi Standing outside

JANUARY 12, 2021
IN THE MEDIA: Mandatory online learning leaves single parents with impossible choice

JANUARY 11, 2021
IN THE MEDIA: Adapting to the Virtual Classroom

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DECEMBER 23, 2020
Best of Education 2020

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DECEMBER 23, 2020
Students thank professors in Zoom classes for 'keeping our spirits high' during pandemic

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DECEMBER 22, 2020
Why it matters to show diversity in children's books, especially at Christmas

Glen A. Jones, Roopa Desai Trilokekar, and Merli Tamtik

DECEMBER 17, 2020
Roopa Desai Trilokekar along with her co-editors awarded the Canadian Bureau of International Education’s Catalyst Award

DECEMBER 16, 2020
Alumni Spotlight: Jonatan and Ryan Fuentes

DECEMBER 9, 2020
Meet a Grad Student: Zaitun Pwin

DECEMBER 7, 2020
Crisis: Only one of the experiences shared by students and faculty

DECEMBER 3, 2020
IN THE MEDIA: Black organizations receive as little as 7 cents for every $100 donated to Canada's big charities, study finds

Drone shot of Vari Hall on a sunny day.

DECEMBER 2, 2020
Education researchers awarded close to $450,000 in SSHRC grants

Professor Sarah Barrett interviewed by CTV

DECEMBER 1, 2020
IN THE MEDIA: Adapting to a virtual classroom

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NOVEMBER 26, 2020
IN THE MEDIA: Black Resilience table tackles inequity through collaboration

NOVEMBER 25, 2020
Research Minute: Professor Rachel Silver on the Anthropologies of Gender, Sexuality, and Policy

NOVEMBER 24, 2020
Kate Tilleczek appointed Research Advisory Council Chair at Pathways to Education

November 2020 issue of 'Innovatus' focuses on teaching, learning and the student experience in the Faculty of Education

NOVEMBER 20, 2020
November 2020 issue of 'Innovatus' focuses on teaching, learning and the student experience in the Faculty of Education

2020 York President's Report: Creating Positive Change

Fall 2020 may be virtual, but no matter where you’ll be joining us from, you’re a valued member of the York community

The Markham Centre Campus will allow students to study close to home in a new state-of-the-art campus setting

Congratulations Class of 2020! This is how you celebrated

Students from Schulich are helping small businesses move online through the ShopHERE program

C4 brings together to work in multidisciplinary teams to create sustainable solutions to real world problems


Feb 10

COVID-19 and Girls’ Education in Kenya and Beyond

February 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Faculty of Education Impact Report

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Through exceptional academic programs, we foster high-demand graduates that are poised to meet the challenges of a changing landscape – across local, regional, cultural, national and global communities.