Werklund School of Education

Future students

Future Students

Prepare for your career at Werklund with an amazing student experience and professors who inspire.

Tailgate 2019

Current Students

Everything related to your academic journey at the Werklund School - from course registration to convocation and all the steps in between.

Tools for Faculty and Staff

Contact Faculty and Staff

Looking for someone in the Werklund School?

We can, must, and will do better: Dean Dianne Gereluk addresses racial inequality

Racial inequality: We can, must, and will do better

Message from Dean Dianne Gereluk, Werklund School of Education

Read the full statement

Congratulations to the class of 2020

Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

On June 25th,  we celebrated our graduates

Watch the event


COVIDcast

Listen to podcasts from leading educational experts as they offer advice to support the community.

Emma Climie

Kids Living with ADHD

Dr. Emma Climie talks about some of the issues faced by kids with ADHD and their parents, strategies for managing things like learning, sleep and physical activity, and what a return to school might look like.

>> Listen now

Dr. Brittany Harker Martin

Crowded House

Dr. Brittany Harker Martin, PhD, a specialist in online working and learning, discusses ways people who share space can make sure everyone's needs and priorities are met — while minimizing disruption to home life.

>> Listen now

Barbara Brown

You're Doing a Great Job Already, Parents

Dr. Barb Brown, PhD, discusses how families can make shared isolation easier and more enjoyable for everyone and the importance for parents to take some of the pressure off themselves.

>> Listen now

Hetty Roessingh

Surprise! You're Home Schooling

Werklund professor, Dr. Hetty Roessingh discusses strategies to help kids with vocabulary and literacy and how parents can make the most of their kids' time in an era of physical distancing. 

>> Listen now

Listen to more podcasts from UCalgary experts

Dean Gereluk

Message from the Dean

Adapting and moving forward during COVID-19

Read more



Maren Aukerman

Dr. Aukerman appointed as a Werklund Research Professor

Maren's research examines how young children interact, think & evolve as readers.

Learn more

Featured news


Are we over weight yet? New guidelines aim to reduce obesity stigma in health care

New guidelines for health-care providers advise supporting every individual to achieve their best health, rather than focusing on weight status, write Shelly Russell-Mayhew, Werklund School of Educati...

Read more

Pandemic contributes to burnout in caregivers of children on autism spectrum

Read more

Digital archives of Alberta residential schools may serve educational role

Read more

Tabletop games used as tool for incorporating cultural diversity in the classroom

Read more

Featured events