Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study (JICS) celebrates former director and world-renowned developmental theorist Robbie Case.
Featuring keynote speakers:
Dr. Herbert Ginsburg and Dr. Doug Clements
All events will be held at the Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study, 45 Walmer Road, Toronto.
Day 1 | Tuesday March 24
Herbert Ginsburg | 6:00pm
Jacob H. Schiff Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University
Dr. Ginsburg is a leading researcher on children’s understanding of mathematics with particular interests in young children’s mathematics education, testing, and assessment.
Stay tuned for more details about Dr. Ginsburg’s keynote.
Day 2 | Wednesday March 25
JICS Lab School Tour & Demonstration Lesson | 9am-12pm
Tour the outstanding Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study elementary laboratory school and observe a mathematics lesson in grade six.
Day 3 | Thursday March 26
Mathematics Inquiry Conference | 9:30am-12:00pm
The Maths Inquiry Conference will showcase second-year teacher candidates in the Master of Arts in Child Study and Education program at OISE, University of Toronto.
JICS Lab School Tour & Demonstration Lesson | 12:30-3:30pm
Tour the outstanding Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study elementary laboratory school and observe a mathematics lesson in kindergarten.
Doug Clements | 6:00pm
Kennedy Endowed Chair and Professor, University of Denver
Executive Director, Marsico Institute for Early Learning and Literacy
Dr. Clements has spent nearly his entire career researching best practices in early mathematics education. With Julie Sarama, Marsico’s co-executive director, he developed comprehensive programs for teaching mathematics to early learners.
Stay tuned for more details about Dr. Clement’s keynote.