6th Annual American Indian / Indigenous Teacher Education Conference, Northern Arizona University, July 10-11, 2015
The American Indian/Indigenous Teacher Education Conference (AIITEC) has been in existence for six years. It is a growing Native teacher training conference that has served thousands of Native and Non-Native educators through its conferences, seminars, and publications. The Conference is sponsored by the College of Education at Northern Arizona University (NAU).
We invite you to submit a proposal for the Sixth Annual Conference July 10-11, 2015 at the High Country Conference Center on the NAU campus. The substantially discounted rate of $125 registration fee includes a luncheon each day. The Drury Hotel is located next to the Center and it is walking distance of all the sights and sounds of downtown Flagstaff. All our conferences presentations are peer reviewed and selected papers are published in the conference proceedings.
Job – Teacher Education with a Curriculum Specialization in English Language Arts, McGill University
Teacher Education with a Curriculum Specialization in English Language Arts
The Department of Integrated Studies in Education invites applications for a new position at the level of Assistant Professor in Teacher Education with a Curriculum Specialization in English Language Arts. The successful candidate will possess a PhD in education or a related field and must have an academic profile centered on practice and research in the area of English Language Arts. It is expected that the successful candidate will contribute to one or more of the following content areas: Secondary English Methods, Critical Media Literacy, Adolescent Literacy, Young Adult Literatures, and New and Digital Literacies.
This position is key to the strategy of the department, and preference will be given to candidates who have some expertise in competency-based teacher education as expressed in the Quebec Education Program (QEP) and are committed to educational innovation. The committee will prioritize applicants with secondary school teaching experience. An interest in engaging in collaborative research and working in multidisciplinary and community environments would be welcome.
Responsibilities will include teaching and student-teaching supervision in our Bachelor of Education and Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning programs, as well as teaching and thesis supervision in our MA and PhD programs. Strong assets will also be an ability to function in French, critical engagement in technology (in ELA), and an intimate knowledge of and connection to marginalized communities. We invite applicants to become part of a diversifying faculty.
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Indigenous Education Across Teacher Education: Preparing Teacher Candidates for the Classroom, 4:30pm-6:30pm, Mar 3, 2015
The Indigenous Education Symposium, , will be held Tuesday March 03rd, from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the First Nations House of Learning at UBC. Please remember to RSVP.