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At the Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study, we are dedicated to improving the lives of children through our tripartite mission – bringing together graduate teacher education through our two-year Master of Arts Program in Child Study and Education, exemplary educational practices in our Laboratory School for children in Nursery to Grade 6 (3-12 years), and leading multidisciplinary research in child development at internationally recognized Dr. R.G.N. Laidlaw Centre.
We are part of the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development and the Department of Initial Teacher Education at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto.
2015 Robbie Case Memorial Lecture - Monday February 23, 2015
Distinguished scholar and Teresa Heinz Professor of Cognitive Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University Dr. Robert S. Siegler presented an engaging look at numerical development and cognition at the 2015 Robbie Case Memorial Lecture on Monday night, hosted by the Dr. R.G.N. Laidlaw Centre at the Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study...read more
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Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study's Edward Burtynsky Award for Teaching Excellence in Environmental Education
This award has been created in order to recognize outstanding elementary school teachers who create learning opportunities that inspire students to become environmentally conscious, responsible world citizens. For full details and application package, please click here.
Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study Laboratory School
Dr. David Suzuki Fellowships
These Fellowships have been established to both acknowledge, and advance the professional growth of pre-service teachers in the area of Environmental Education. For full details and application package, please click here.