Events

ACDE’s Accord on Indigenous Education was launched on June 1, 2010 during a formal ceremony hosted by ACDE Past President Dr. Fern Snart, Dean of Education at the University of Alberta, and ACDE President Dr. Jim Sharpe, Dean of Education at Mount Saint Vincent University. Elders Annette and Freddie Deer...

The Accord on Early Learning and Early Childhood Education was launched on June 2, 2013, during the annual conference of the Canadian Society for the Study of Education at the University of Victoria. The event opened with a Congress Big Thinking lecture, entitled “Getting it Right from the Start,” delivered...

ACDE celebrated the launch of its Accord on Research in Education on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at a session co-sponsored by ACDE and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) at the University of New Brunswick....

ACDE launched its Accord on the Internationalization on May 25th, 2014, at Brock University during the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. The event was co-sponsored by ACDE, the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE), and the Comparative and International Education Society of Canada (CIESC)....

In May, 2014, ACDE hosted Dr. Kristopher Wells of the University of Alberta’s Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services, and Dr. Wade Davis of the You Can Play Project at a session that received equity funding from Congress....

In 2015, five years after the launch of ACDE’s Accord on Indigenous Education, ACDE sponsored a panel presentation entitled, “The ACDE Accord on Indigenous Education: What progress have we made? What challenges lie ahead?” The event was held during the annual conference of the Canadian Society for the Study of...

On May 29th, 2017, during Congress at Ryerson University, ACDE co-hosted a panel that examined three themes: urban education, First Nations, Métis, and Inuit youth, and the Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action. The panel showed how researchers in the social science, humanities, and education are working to understand...