School of Education Homepage / Academic programs / School of Education BU liberal education model A-Z Listing of Academic Programs Faculty of Arts and Science School of Education Undergraduate Courses & Programs Minor in Teaching of English Second Language (TESL) Minor in Teaching French as a Second Language (TFSL) Practicum Graduate Courses & Programs Scholarships, Bursaries and Prizes Resources & Information Faculty Contact Us Williams School of Business Continuing Education Graduate Studies Academic Calendar BE CURIOUS. BE PURPLE. BU At Bishop’s, we believe teaching is both an intellectual pursuit and a rewarding career that demands a high level of social responsibility. Our goal is to inspire you, through theoretical learning and research-based practice, and to strengthen your leadership and critical reflection skills. We also want to help you transform yourself into a responsible and respectful educator who understands the importance of equity and social responsibility and values the transformative power of teaching. School of Education Why study Education at Bishop’s? The Bishop’s School of Education offers programs leading to Elementary or Secondary teacher certification, as well as different options for graduate studies. As a teaching and learning institution, the School of Education works in collaboration with the greater educational community, and is dedicated to developing reflective and exemplary educators. Our graduates are prepared to assume leadership roles in education as a result of theory- and practice-oriented courses founded on the principles of equity, responsibility, and respect for individual dignity. In the School of Education, we combine hands-on, real world experience with challenging and stimulating coursework in subjects such as linguistic diversity, multicultural education, and individual differences, giving you the tools you need to teach locally – and around the world. Leadership Bishop’s University’s graduating teachers are highly prized and sought out by school boards who know our reputation – built over the School of Education’s 117-year history – for preparing leaders with deep understandings of pedagogy, curriculum, and the skills to build student success. Equity and social responsibility Our program is built on the principles of equity and social responsibility and a commitment to the transformative power of teaching. We equip professionals with the thorough understanding and practical knowledge they need to change lives. Research-based practice We approach teaching as so much more than a job or a skill: we know it’s a vocation, an art, and a science based on ongoing research. We build your knowledge base in your teachable discipline, in child development, in curriculum and in the most current research and social issues. Want to pursue a master’s in Education? Our faculty members are experts in a range of issues based in current, exciting research. Visit our Faculty page to discover our areas of research expertise. Undergraduate courses and programs Bachelors of Education in Teaching and Learning at the Elementary Level Bachelors of Education in Teaching and Learning at the Secondary Level, 4 profiles offered: English Profile, Mathematics profile, Social Sciences profile, and Science and Technology profile Bachelors of Education in Teaching and Learning of the Creative Arts, three profiles offered: Fine Arts profile, Drama profile, and Music profiles Bachelors of Education in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) Graduate courses and programs Questions? Have questions about studying Education at Bishop’s?