Photos from 2012 EA Conference

Photos from 2012 EA Conference

The Educational Assistant Conference last weekend at MacEwan University was a great success. Check out photos and descriptions from a few of the sessions. iPractice my Speech Sounds –  The workshop demonstrated creative and interactive approaches to practicing sounds using…

Jane Hewes on Free Play

Dr. Jane Hewes, chair of MacEwan University’s Early Learning and Child Care program, is known for her research and ideas about children, play and early learning. Listen to Jane describe her ideas for facilitating free play, and on the link…

EA Conference Sessions Still Open!

This weekend, MacEwan University will host the 37th annual Educational Assistant Conference. Many sessions are still open for registration, including: Teaching Social Skills in an Inclusive Setting Educating Traumatized Children Effectively Teaching Children Who Live In Poverty Click here for…

Lecture: Children as Citizens

Lecture: Children as Citizens

What role do children play in our contemporary society? What can we learn from children and those educated to work with them? In this installation of the Visiting Scholar Lecture Series, Dr. Pam Whitty lectures on children as citizens and…

Student Blog: Ireland Exchange

Student Blog: Ireland Exchange

Follow the Ireland exchange students from MacEwan University’s Social Work and Child and Youth Care. They will update a blog throughout the trip detailing their experiences. Find the blog here: cycinireland.blogspot.com

AIT in Ireland

Ireland Exchange

This weekend, nine students from MacEwan University’s Bachelor of Child and Youth Care and twelve students from the Social Work program will travel to Ireland for an exchange program lasting February 11-22. Students will explore the approach to child and…