News & Events
December 10, 2014
U of T Research & Innovation features Angela Pyle's kindergarten research
Kang Lee named as speaker for 2015 TEDxUofT conference
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
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 Fellows. Read 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