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OISE Professor Nina Bascia talks Ontario class sizes on CBC Radio
How many students would be too big for a single classroom? What kind of impact do those classes have on learning? Professor Nina Bascia, chair of OISE's Department of Leadership, Higher and Adult Education (LHAE) appeared on CBC Radio's Ontario Today to answer those questions with host Rita Celli.

More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/oise/News/2020/OISE_Professor_Nina_Bascia_talks_Ontario_class_sizes_on_CBC_Radio.html


Book Launch: The Revolt Against Psychiatry
Professor Bonnie Burstow's last book provides an excellent overview of the complex issues involved in anti/critical psychiatry. Come join us for a discussion about the book and remember Bonnie.
Friday, January 24
5:30 - 7:00 PM
OISE Nexus Lounge, 12th floor


New Styles of Parenting and the Transformation of Cultural Capital
Dr. Frederick de Moll, Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education, Luxembourg University presents on new styles of parenting and the transformation of cultural capital.
Monday, January 27
12:00 - 1:00 PM
OISE, Room 6-184


The remarkable unresponsiveness of college students to nudging and what we can learn from it
DEPE Speaker Series
Dr. Philip Oreopoulos, Department of Economics, University of Torontopresents on unresponsiveness of college students to nudging and what we can learn from it.
Wednesday, January 29
12:00 - 1:00 PM
OISE, Room 6-184


Brown Bag Research Lunch: Professor Jennifer Jenkins on Foundations for learning in the early years: the role of siblings, parents and educators
The Associate Dean, Research, International & Innovation invites the OISE community to attend our research brown-bag sessions featuring presentations by OISE's Canada Research Chairs and Endowed Chairs. Professor Jennifer Jenkins, Atkinson Charitable Foundation Chair in Early Child Development and Education will present at our January event.
Please bring your lunch and be mindful that this is a nut-free event. Coffee and will be provided.
Wednesday, January 29
12:00 - 1:00 PM
12th floor, OISE, room 12-199


Unbanking Ourselves: Postal Banking and Community Development
CLSEW Speaker Series
Learn about Canadian campaign for postal banking and how it can contribute to community development. Presenter: Brenda McAuley, National President Canadian Postmasters and Assistants Association
Wednesday, January 29
5:30 - 7:00 PM
OISE Nexus Lounge, 12th floor
More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/clsew/Home/index.html


'Agency': Do We Really Need It?
DEPE Speaker Series
Dr. Axel van den Berg, Department of Sociology, McGill University presents on 'Agency': Do We Really Need It?
Thursday, January 30
12:00 - 1:00 PM
OISE, Room 6-184


OISE's Climate Action Summit
In response to the growing climate crisis, OISE is holding its first Climate Action Summit. At this event, we'll be drawing on the knowledge, skills and expertise of our community to identify ways to shift curriculum, programs, culture and operations towards a more environmentally sustainable OISE. All OISE staff, students and faculty are invited and welcome to participate! Spaces are limited, please register early.
Friday, January 31
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
OISE Library
More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/ese/ESE_in_Practice/OISE_s_Climate_Action_Summit.html


OISE Climate Action Summit
In response to the growing climate crisis, please join us for the OISE Climate Action Summit. All OISE staff, students and faculty are invited and welcome to participate!

This roundtable event is an opportunity to draw on the knowledge, skills and expertise of our community to identify ways to shift curriculum, programs, operations, culture and outreach towards an environmentally sustainable OISE - an important goal in our Academic Plan.

A team from the CTL Climate Action Working Group will facilitate this event, encouraging participants to work collaboratively on a set of recommendations to inform an OISE-specific Climate Action Plan. Spaces are limited. Register today!
Friday, January 31
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
OISE
More info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/oises-climate-action-summit-tickets-87007815719


School Choice and the Polarization of Public Schools in a Global City: A Bourdieusian GIS Approach
DEPE Speaker Series
Dr. Ee-Seul Yoon, Faculty of Education, University of Manitoba will present on school choice and the polarization of public schools in a global city.
Wednesday, February 12
12:00 - 1:00 PM
OISE 6-184


Brown Bag Research Lunch: Professor Ruth Childs presents on "Application Materials, Admission Processes, and Access to Post-secondary Education"
The Associate Dean, Research, International & Innovation invites the OISE community to attend our research brown-bag sessions featuring presentations by OISE's Canada Research Chairs and Endowed Chairs.
Professor Ruth Childs, Ontario Research Chair in Postsecondary Education Policy and Measurement will present at our February event.
Please bring your lunch and be mindful that this is a nut-free event. Coffee and tea will be provided.
Wednesday, February 12
12:00 - 1:00 PM
TBA