President's Forum 2012 - Forces for Change - Quality in Education

Perspectives on Quality in Education
July 9-10, 2012
Marriott Harbourfront Hotel - Halifax, Nova Scotia

What does “quality” mean in the context of education?
To what extent does “perspective” inform the answer to the question?

Join us in this two-day dialogue as we examine the meaning of quality in education from a broader perspective.

Add your voice to those of educators, parents and learners as we share our knowledge and views about the many dimensions that contribute to educational quality.

Confirmed Presenters:

  • Paul Taillefer, President, Canadian Teachers’ Federation
  • Ron Canuel, Executive Director, CEA (with Christa Freiler and Steve Hurley)
  • Kenneth Deveau, Université Ste. Anne
  • Morley Googoo, Regional Chief, Assembly of First Nations
  • Ed Hancock, Executive Director, NLTA
  • Annie Kidder, Executive Director, People for Education
  • Andrew Parkin, General Director, CMEC
  • Anne-Marie Scullion, Vice President, Communications, Research, Field Activities, Pearson Canada
  • Tania Sterling, Research and Communications Manager for Digital Learning, Pearson Canada
  • Charles Ungerleider, Director of Research, Directions Evidence and Policy Research Group
  • Joel Westheimer, University of Ottawa