Welcome to TheTeacherCandidate

Welcome to the Teacher Education blog! We use this blog to provide information during your time with us in the B.Ed. program. We do this to provide as much information as possible without overwhelming your email quota! As well, even…

Alternative Field Experiences

All Teacher Candidates complete two Alternative Field Experiences in their second year. These provide opportunities to widen your experience, expand your knowledge, and develop your skills. 

T2P: Transition to Professional Practice

  As teacher candidates grow from student to teacher, the Transition to Professional Practice (T2P) course guides experiential learning, professionalism, and job preparation over years 1 and 2 of the B.Ed. These important presentations, workshops, and professional development series are…

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Working on your teaching resume?

If you’re looking for an experience to inspire you before starting the BEd, searching for meaningful opportunities between year 1 and year 2, or getting ready to apply to full time teaching positions post graduation, you’ve come to the right…

Visible Learning Foundation Day Institute

Nelson is co-sponsoring the Visible Learning Foundation Day Institute 2-Day conference in Toronto in August 2018. If you would like to take advantage of this professional development opportunity, use the below flyer and code to save USD $50 off the…

Children, Youth, & Performance Conference

The Young People’s Theatre in Toronto is holding a ‘Children, Youth, and Performance’ conference which includes a full-day of workshops, networking opportunities, panels, performances and roundtable discussions for educators on Sunday June 24th. This event, held at the oldest and…

Now Hiring: Aurelia Education

Lauren LeBlanc, a Canadian with 2 years of experience teaching in England, will be in London, Ontario on May 11 and 12. Lauren now works with Aurelia Education Ltd supporting newly graduated Canadian teachers in finding full-time jobs in England….

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Let’s Talk Education Community Series

The Research Office at Western’s Faculty of Education is delighted to announce Dr. Daniel Ansari from the Brain and Mind Institute as this year’s Let’s Talk Education Community Series speaker! Dr. Ansari will tell us about “Building Blocks of Mathematical…

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Celebrate World Mental Health Day

Be mindful of your mental health and observe World Mental Health Day! This year’s theme is Mindfulness in the Workplace – learn more at the World Health Organization   Celebrate wherever you are! If you’re on campus, Western’s Centre for…

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