Upcoming Events

Global Accessibility Awareness Day Ceebration

May 16, 2019 - Online, Adobe Connect

Global Accessibility Awareness Day Ceebration






May 16th is Global Accessibility Awareness Day.!

In recognition of the day, join us for a talk by Lisa Liskovoi, Inclusive Designer/Digital Accessibility Specialist, IDRC, the Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD).

When: May 16, 2019, at 2:00 PM (Eastern) (time zone conversion) Cost: The event is free How to register: Register here Platform: AdobeConnect (without dial-in)

The event is hosted by the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) community of practice.

For more information about this event, contact organizer: Asako Yoshida  (asako.yoshida@Umanitoba.ca).

Intersectionalities Conference

June 1, 2019 - University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

The overall goal of this event is to bring scholars, Indigenous educators, school system administrators, and representatives of government ministries and professional educational associations together to consider how school principals can support the inclusion of students with special education needs. The conference will bring together 100 educational leaders from across Canada to consider the intersections of school leadership, Indigeneity, and inclusion.

Canadian Society for Studies in Education (CSSE)

June 1, 2019 to June 7, 2019 - University of British Columbia, Vancouver

The CSSE Annual Conference is held in conjunction with the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. This bilingual conference provides an opportunity for discussion of educational issues among practitioners and educational scholars from across the nation.