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Faculty of Education welcomes Class of '19

  • [Faculty of Education Class of '19 Opening Day]
    Newly-arrived teacher-candidates pose for a photo on the opening day at the Faculty of Education on Wednesday, May 2.
  • [Faculty of Education Class of '19 Opening Day]
    Teacher candidates in the Faculty of Education take part in a team project on the opening day of activities at Duncan McArthur Hall.
  • [Faculty of Education Class of '19 Opening Day]
    Students in the Faculty of Education fill the lecture theatre of Duncan MacArthur Hall on Wednesday, May 2, the opening day of the teacher education program.
  • [Faculty of Education Class of '19 Opening Day]
    The Faculty of Education's Class of '19 took part in a range of welcoming activities as they arrived on opening day at Duncan MacArthur Hall.

While much of Queen’s campus is quiet, Duncan McArthur Hall was buzzing with activity on Wednesday, May 2, as a new cohort of teacher-candidates marked their first day at the university.

More than 300 teacher education students in the Bachelor of Education and Diploma of Education programs took part in the welcoming activities and will spend the next 16 months at Queen’s apart from their practicum placements.

The Faculty of Education’s Class of '19 has arrived from across the country but the majority of students hail from Ontario.