A top-ranked Faculty with leading-edge programs
Whether you want to become a teacher and share your passion for knowledge, expand your professional horizons, or dive into groundbreaking research, the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Education has a program for you. We are ranked among the top 100 faculties of education worldwide and our students benefit from the many opportunities of studying at the world's largest bilingual university. Our highly sought-after graduates go on to a wide range of careers in administration, academia, education, health, public service, research and beyond.
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Join one of the most dynamic and innovative Teacher Education programs in Canada and learn from educational leaders who have robust research relationships and professional partnerships with local, national and international communities. With social justice as a core value, we train educators who will pursue equity, diversity, inclusion and decolonization in their future working environments and who are prepared for the career challenges of teaching in the 21st century.
Become an Expert
Pursue your graduate studies in education at one of Canada’s top 50 research universities. Future educators, researchers or professionals can earn additional qualifications, a graduate diploma or an M.A., M.Ed., or Ph.D. degree working with our internationally distinguished professors in fields such as counselling psychology, health professions education, Indigenous studies, leadership, evaluation, curriculum or policy studies, educational technology, or second language education.
World Leaders in Educational Research
The Faculty of Education unites a dynamic, diverse and interdisciplinary community of researchers working at the forefront of educational technology, policy, practice and innovation. As leaders in their fields, our professors are engaged in world-class research aimed at making a difference.
Faculty Members in the Media
CBC | October 13, 2021
Education professionals and researchers have repeatedly stated that the focus right now should be on the mental health and well-being of children. Joel Westheimer argues that preparing for the EQAO tests may take months, which teachers could have used to rebuild relationships with their students.
Fulcrum | October 10, 2021
Faculty of Education doctoral candidate Janelle Fournier said “for me, as an educator, it’s hoping to inspire one, even just one person to get into STEM to consider a career that they may not have considered beforehand.”
ProPublica | October 7, 2021
Tracy Vaillancourt says “if people think about injustice from a first-person perspective, they’re more likely to respond aggressively. If they think about injustice from a third-person perspective, they’re less likely to be aggressive.”
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