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What sets UWindsor apart is you can go into classrooms to practice your skills. Combine your interests to earn two degrees at once, or if you have a calling to be a teacher and have an existing degree, apply to our consecutive education program. Here, we treat you like family on your journey to becoming an exceptional teacher.
Receive your International Baccalaureate (IB) qualification and open the door to teaching in over 100 IB schools across Ontario and over 5,000 IB schools around the globe.
Work in schools in the community to get real-world experience and do community service learning to take you beyond the classroom and into local and international communities.
You can combine your interests to earn two degrees at once in only five years. From Math and Education to Drama and Education, create your own adventure.
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE QUALIFICATION
COMMUNITY SERVICE LEARNING
EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING & CAREER DEVELOPMENT
EARN 2 DEGREES
A great time to be teacher. A decline in the number of new teachers entering the job market and a gradual rise in retirements over the remainder of this decade should help improve teacher employment outcomes in the Province of Ontario, according to the Ontario College of Teachers.
Up the highway from Windsor, school boards in London have been hiring hundreds of teachers and support staff to keep up with classroom demands.
Across the river from Windsor, the Detroit Public Schools Community District claims it is currently 250 teachers short, while the American Federation of Teachers says each year 300,000 public school teachers are needed nationwide and that the shortage is growing.
In Canada, teacher shortages have been identified in Nova Scotia and British Columbia.
Internationally, the UK is in the middle of an acute teacher shortage and the United Nations Education, Science and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has issued statistics revealing that close to 69 million new teachers are needed to provide quality universal primary and secondary education by 2030.
Concurrent Programs (Primary/Junior)
Concurrent Programs (Intermediate/Senior)
* Candidates must have a previous degree.
** Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree receive a BEd degree in Technological Studies and candidates without a degree receive a Diploma in Education - Technological Studies.
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