Workshops & Events for Students

The Education Career Advisor conducts workshops in various Education courses, as well as outside of class time. Each semester, our office offers a variety of workshops targeted specifically to Education students. Some topics include but are not limited to:

WORKSHOPS 

  • CV and cover letter writing (en français!
  • Interviewing and networking
  • Education Career fair: strategies for success 
  • How to find a summer job
  • Teaching abroad opportunities
  • Alternative options in education

EVENTS 

A wide range of professionals come to campus to participate in events, as well as hold information sessions. These events are an excellent resource for exploring your career options and networking with professionals in your field. Details and schedules are available on the ISA office site and will also be sent by email to students in the Faculty of Education.

International Teaching Fair

The International Teaching Job Fair is a wonderful professional development opportunity and all Education students are invited to attend as many countries will be represented! Our objective is to promote international opportunities to our students looking to launch their teaching career abroad.

  • Date: Monday, November 4, 2019
  • Time: 1:00-5:00PM
  • Location: Education building, room 118 (Students' Common Space)

Join the official International Teaching Job Fair Facebook event to stay up-to-date!
Students can also register now on MyFuture
Alumni and non-McGill students/alumni are welcome to attend as well, and do not need to register.

EXHIBITORS IN ATTENDANCE*

  • AASSA - Association of American Schools in South America
  • Achieve Education
  • Ambassade de France
  • Anzuk Education
  • Blyth Academy
  • Canadian Connection (Teach in Korea)
  • Charlie's Foundation
  • Cornel School
  • Éducation internationale - Échanges azimut
  • Engage Education
  • Foresight International Education Center
  • Impact Teachers
  • JET Programme (Japan Exchange & Teaching)
  • Maple Leaf Educational Services
  • Participate Learning
  • Prospero Teaching
  • Randstad Education
  • Search Associates Canada Inc.
  • TimePlan Education/Empowering Learning

*Subject to change without notice

 

Education Career Fair 

The McGill Education Career Fair is a yearly event organized by the Education Undergraduate Student Society, Education Career Services and the Career Planning Service (CaPS) of McGill University. Our objective is to provide a forum where both future teachers and employers can network and explore job opportunities in today’s education field. Each year, there are approximately 300 attendees; i.e. undergraduate and graduate education students as well as alumni. 

Date: Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:00-5:00PM


The 2019-2020 events schedule include: 

FALL SEMESTER 

  • French Exams Info Session 
  • Grad School 101 
  • CV et lettre de présentation en français 
  • International Teaching Fair  

WINTER SEMESTER

  • Education Career Fair: strategies for success
  • 2020 Education Career Fair
  • You're Hired! How to Make Yourself Stand Out in the Job Search Process - with guest speaker Michel Lafrance
  • Summer Job Fair
  • how to find a summer job 
  • CV et lettre de présentation en français
  • QAIS Speed Interviewing and Networking Event 
  • KPE Wine and Cheese
  • Teacher's Sex Ed Toolkit Training (facilitated by ACCM Montréal) 

 


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