Position: Curriculum Development Assistant Duration: 3 months
We are seeking a recent Teachers’ college graduate or student in Teachers’ College to assist us with developing our Resource Guide and our HumaniTEAM Youth Leadership summer program. You will be examining historical events, with a focus on WW11 in Asia, and bridging their connection to human rights and social justice. Responsibilities include: editing and proofreading, ensuring historical accuracy, incorporating the theme of morality and ethics in history.
Canada ALPHA Educational Fund has a mandate to provide scientific and organized educational resources of WWII history in Asia to Canadian educators in the goal of fostering a critical and analytical understanding of this significant modern Asian history among students and learners of all academic levels. Canada ALPHA Educational Fund (CAEF) was established in 2006 as a not-for-profit corporation under Corporations Canada and registered as a Canadian charity under Canada Revenue Agency.
As Canada is becoming more diverse and multicultural, particularly the GTA region, education has to reflect the student body. There is an urgency to make changes to our curriculum to reflect our student population, and the needs for new information giving the rapid changes in Canada, and around the world. Hence the Ministry of Education in Ontario and the school boards are promoting inclusive curriculum and global citizenship perspectives throughout GTA and the province.