A leader in educational research, the Faculty of Education unites a wide and diverse community of passionate researchers.

A leader in education research

The Faculty of Education is a national and international leader in education that unites a diverse community of passionate researchers, both professors and students. It is also an official French and English language supplier to the Ontario Ministry of Education.

For the past thirty years, graduate students have organized the annual Jean-Paul Dionne Research Symposium, an event that showcases and shares student research.

The Faculty publishes a peer-reviewed open online journal, the Educational Review, and hosts two conferences as part of its Excellence in Education Lecture Series.

The Faculty is home to:

  • Laboratories, networks and Educational Research Units (ERU)
  • The holders of the Canada Research Chair in School-Based Mental Health and Violence Prevention, the Air Canada Professorship on Anti-racism, the Research chair on Digital Thriving in Franco-Ontarian Communities, and the Research Chair in Medical Pedagogy at the Institut du Savoir Montfort
  • A community counselling service
  • A training and research facility for counselling and psychotherapy
  • The Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services (CRECS), which collaborates in research, evaluation and training with organizations in the educational, social service and health sectors

Our researchers in the news

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Megan Cotnam-Kappel
Faculty of Education

New research chair to explore digital thriving in Franco-Ontarian communities

The Faculty of Education congratulates Professor Megan Cotnam-Kappel, an expert in educational technology and minority-language education, for her app…
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Celebrating excellence in the Faculty of Education

Congratulations to the six Faculty of Education members who received Awards for Excellence for their contributions to knowledge, teaching, administrat…
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Joel Westheimer
Faculty of Education

Double honours for Professor Joel Westheimer

Congratulations to Faculty of Education professor Joel Westheimer, who was elected a member of the U.S. National Academy of Education and named a fell…

Research events

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May 30

Mental and brain health throughout the lifespan

Join us for the next event in our Research Conversations Series entitled "Mental and Brain Health Throughout the Lifespan" with Harriet Greenstone, an…

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Jun 20

Overview of the 2024-2025 Funding Opportunities for Research in Partnership

Join us for the next event in our Research Conversations Series entitled “Overview of the 2024-2025 Funding Opportunities for Research in Partnership”…

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Oct 23 to Oct 25

International Higher Education Conference - Bridging divides through equity, diversity and inclusion

The International Higher Education Conference - Bridging divides through equity, diversity and inclusion will take place October 23 -25, 2024, at the …