Jackman ICS in the News – 2014

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December 10, 2014

Angela Pyle with kindergarten students

U of T Research & Innovation features Angela Pyle‘s kindergarten research

December, 2014

Kang Lee named as speaker for 2015 TEDxUofT conference

October, 2014

Patricia Ganea‘s recent research highlighting young children’s learning from picture books receives international recognition. Studies on children’s learning of natural selection and how animal depictions in books influence children’s biological knowledge have important implications for both psychology and education. Listen to Podcasts from Scientific American about Anthropomorphism and Natural Selection. Patricia interviewed in National Geographic.

October 15, 2014

Jackman ICS teachers and students featured in Ministry of Education’s Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat (LNS) professional learning resources for educators. LearnTeachLead  Knowledge Building

October 10, 2014

Congratulations to Nancy Rawlinson, recipient of the 2014 OTIP award for elementary teaching excellence in Ontario. Nancy is an MA CSE graduate, currently teaching at Davisville Public School Toronto.  OTIP video from TVO

September 22, 2014

Kang Lee receives the Ig Nobel Prize in Neuroscience—the funny yet thought-provoking research award from the Annals of Improbable Research, Harvard University. Kang is recognized for his work in “face pareidolia”, seeing images in objects, such as toast and shrouds. U of T News

June 24, 2014

Richard Volpe featured in ONF Annual Report 2014: Faces of Neurotrauma

June 23, 2014

Read about Kang Lee‘s latest research “Moral stories may better inspire honesty in kids” at CTV News

May 24, 2014

Robertson Program hosts a successful 2014 Spring Institute

May 8, 2014

Seeing Jesus in toast? A man in the moon? Kang Lee’s research on the phenomenon of face pareidolia in U of T News

May 5, 2014

Patricia Ganea wins highly competitive Early Research Award (ERA) from Ontario’s Ministry of Research and Innovation. Patricia’s program of research is entitled From Child to Scientist: Using symbolic media to promote science education in young children.

May 2, 2014

Congratulations Gudrun Mackness and Ashley Hassard, MA Child Study & Education candidates, winners of the Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Award.

March 28, 2014

What your preschooler may learn from Babar, Little Bear or Grumpy Bird — Patricia Ganea feature in U of T News

March 21, 2014

MA CSE teacher-candidate Garrett Norman selected as one of 25 National Geographic and Lindblad Expeditions 2014 Grosvenor Teacher FellowsRead more.

March 3, 2014

Dr. Yiola Cleovoulou, Lecturer in the MA CSE Program, receivesOISE’s 2013-14 Excellence in Initial Teacher Education Award

January 23, 2014

Kang Lee describes his research findings in Liars find it more rewarding to tell truth than fib when deciving others  at U of T Media Room