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FACULTY OF EDUCATION FONDS. - - [1930]-2009 - 46.96 m of textual records.

Reference Number: 62

Administrative history

As early as 1923, with the École Normale, the University of Ottawa offered programs in education. In1941, courses are also offered through the Institute of Psychology. The later, became the Institute of Psychology and Education. In 1949, it is promoted to the rank of department at the School of Graduate Studies. In 1955, it became a School of Psychology and Education independent from the Faculty of Arts. In 1965, it acquired the Faculty Status. The Faculty of Education was separated from the Faculty of Psychology in 1967. Requested by the Government of Ontario in 1969, the Faculty of Education assumed the training of French-speaking teachers. It integrated in 1974, again at the request of the government, the Ottawa Teachers' College for the training of English-speaking teachers. It will take a few years to finalize the program. The Teacher Education Section of the Faculty now provides programmes in both official languages of Canada. The Faculty also offers a graduate program leading to a M.A. and Ph.D. in education.

Scope and content

The fonds contain files which document the functions of the Faculty of Education. It also includes minutes of: Faculty Council (1967-1981, 1985, 1996-2003), the Faculty executive Committee (1971-1987, 1992-1994, 1997-2004), the Faculty Support Staff Committee (1973) as well as of various committee on programs. It also contains an annual report (2003-2004), a quadrennial (1966-1970), requests to the Board of Governors (1971-1972), requests to the Senate (1967-1977), course outlines (1972-2004), exam questionnaires (1971, 1974-1977, 1992-1994) and student guidebooks (1961-1962, 1964-1969). Yearbooks (1953-1970, 1991-1993), correspondence, memorandums (1976-1993) and publications: a bulletin: Gaset Ed (1975) and the Faculty Newsletter (1980) can also be found. The fonds also contain 2 videos (1999).

Immediate source of acquisition: Administrative transfer.

Languages: French and English.

Restrictions: Documents containing confidential and personal information are restricted to consultation and reproduction.The records are submitted to the Copyright's Act.

Finding aids: Inventory of textual records; inventory of multimedia records.

Associated material: Faculté d'éducation (JE 391), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 Main St., Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3; École normale (JE 446), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 Main St., Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3; Faculté d'éducation (BKH 1631-1640), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 Main St., Ottawa.

Accessions: More accruals are expected.


FONDS FACULTÉ D'ÉDUCATION. - - [1930]-2009 - 46,96 m de documents textuels. - 3 documents multimédias.

Numéro de fond: 62

Portée et contenu

Dossiers internes sur les fonctions d'administrationd'enseignement et de recherche de la Faculté. Comprend des procès-verbaux du conseil de faculté (1967-1981)des dossiers sujetdes rapports annuels (1966-1970) et des publications.

Source immédiate d'acquisition: Transfert administratif.

Langues: Français et anglais.

Restrictions: Les documents contenant des informations personnelles et confidentielles sont restreints à la consultation et à la reproduction.Les documents sont soumis à la Loi sur les droits d'auteur.

Instruments de recherche: Inventaire des documents textuels; inventaire des documents multimédias.

Documents connexes: Faculté d'éducation (JE 391), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 rue Main, Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3; École normale (JE 446), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 rue Main, Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3; Faculté d'éducation (BKH 1631-1640), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 rue Main, Ottawa.

Versements complémentaires: D'autres versements sont attendus.

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