Understanding and Coming to Terms with Historic Trauma: It’s a lifelong journey! (April 27)

As part of the Anti-Racism in the EdTechnosphere Speaker Series April 27, 2022 | 4:00-5:00pm PST Dr. Patricia Makokis will share her path of personal and professional learning as a front line teacher – principal of a school where trauma rolled out daily. She will share why all educators should learn about trauma and become […]

Pervasive Racism and the 2SLGBTQIA+ Community

As part of the Anti-Racism in the EdTechnosphere Speaker Series Listen to Alex DeForge and Meera Dhebar with hosts Dr. Samia Khan and Dr. Keri Ewart as they discuss racism and the 2SLGBTQIA+ community with a focus on tackling the problem through educational technology and critical literacy. Pervasive Racism and the 2SLGBTQIA+ Community | RSS.com […]

Race Matters: Costs of Equity, Inclusion, Diversity and Allyship (March 28)

As part of the Anti-Racism in the EdTechnosphere Speaker Series March 28, 2022 | 4:00-5:00pm PST   Missed the session? View the PowerPoint Slides About Dr. Carl James Carl E. James holds the Jean Augustine Chair in Education, Community and Diaspora in the Faculty of Education at York University and is the Senior Advisor on […]

Systemic Racism and Future-Ready Technologies: How to ensure educational technology does not contribute to techno-racism

As part of the Anti-Racism in the EdTechnosphere Speaker Series May 25, 2022 | 5:00-6:00pm PST So, you think you are a Future-Ready educator – but are you EDIDAA Future-Ready? Being a EDIDAA Future Ready educator means taking precautions to ensure that cutting-edge educational technologies do not contribute to systematic racism but instead foster equity, […]

Anti-Asian Racism: Roots, Impacts, and the Role of Educational Technology (Jan. 20, 2022)

As part of the Anti-Racism in the EdTechnosphere Speaker Series January 20, 2022 | 4:00-5:00pm PST In this talk, I will highlight several important aspects of anti-Asian racism in Canada. First, I will discuss the intersectionality of global and local factors underlying the hate and discrimination Asian Canadian’s experiences in their everyday life. These include […]

Please join us in welcoming new MET director Dr. Samia Khan!

Please join us in welcoming new MET director Dr. Samia Khan!

Dr. Samia Khan is taking the helm as the new Director of the Master of Educational Technology (MET) program on July 1, 2021. Dr. Khan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy. An early contributor to the MET program, Dr. Khan designed and taught Technology in the Mathematics and Science Classroom […]