Explore the playground like a child

Explore the playground like a child

When a group of soon-to-be first year Early Learning and Child Care students explored the Child Care Centre playground for the first time during their orientation, they were ready to learn about taking care of children at play. Check out…

What kinds of toys are in the Child Care Centre?

What kinds of toys are in the Child Care Centre?

Early Learning and Child Care students have all sorts of great materials at their disposal. In these pictures, soon-to-be first year students explore the storage space for the first time. There are no plastic toys here! Watch the students decide…

It Feels Like Home to Me

Well I am at our Hostel by myself today, as the others have gone out to do more wonderful community work! I chose to stay behind and catch up on some rest! What a whirlwind it has been this week….

Why is there an igloo in the Child Care Centre?

Why is there an igloo in the Child Care Centre?

Two MacEwan University Early Learning and Child Care students created an inspired play space for the children in the child care centre from “upcycled” four-litre milk jugs.  Milk jugs quickly became a hot commodity around the centre, as the children…

Conference attendees gather in the gym for the keynote presentation

Another Successful Child Care Conference

MacEwan University’s Child Care Conference occurred this past weekend, on Saturday, April 28, 2012. The Faculty would like to thank all the attendees, presenters and support staff who made this year’s conference a success. We hope to see you next…

MacEwan University at the Mighty Peace Teacher's Convention

MacEwan University at the Mighty Peace Teacher’s Convention

Quinn, the Student Recruitment Advisor for the Faculty of Health and Community Studies is wrapping up her final day in Grande Prairie. For the last two days, she attended the Mighty Peace Teacher’s Convention. Quinn got lots of great questions…

Career Fair - Human Services

Career Fair – Human Services

MacEwan University’s Social Work Graduating Class of Spring 2012 is organizing a career fair on Monday March 19, 2012 as a graduation fundraiser. The career fair targets Social Work students, Early Childhood Education students, Special Needs Educators, Child and Youth…

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…

Wheelchair in the mobility lab

The Mobility Lab

Take a look inside the Mobility Lab, part of MacEwan University’s Clinical Simulation Centre. The mobility lab is equipped with mobility assistance and rehabilitation equipment. Students use the facility to practice their skills before aiding patients in real situations. This…