Education - Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)
Meaning of Enterprise
taking of initiative to achieve a self-determined goal that
is part of a future vision, in order to achieve ones
meaning in life, while sharing achievements with others.
Enterprise Education, Bachelor of Education program, in partnership
University's Faculty of Education, has been specifically
designed for individuals seeking to become educators, facilitators
and leaders in both private and public sector education.
will be of interest to participants with diverse academic
specialties seeking to create an enriching experience in the
classroom environment. Enterprise is a component of all
teachable subject areas. (Arts, English, History, Languages,
Math, Science, etc.) It is designed to make every subject
field come alive by developing innovative approaches that
engage the learners distinct intelligences, talents
innovative, experiential and interactive program is the first
of its kind that is based on the principles of the enterprise
and the study of complex adaptive systems in teacher education.
This combination of complexity science and enterprise form
the foundation for education in the 21st
has been designed to enable participants to:
at the secondary school level
learning in an organizational environment
in a field related to the selected teaching option
a community network to support the learning process
self-employed as an entrepreneur
of the program, participants will receive:
for a Certificate of Qualification to the Ontario College
Degree from Brock University
Certificate in Enterprise Education from Brock University
and the Institute for Enterprise Education
Professional Certificate in Enterprise Education will provide
the learner with a whole new set of enterprising mental models
and methodologies based on successful entrepreneurial principles
and practices, combined with knowledge from the Institutes
leading edge research, and the emerging science of complexity.
Participants will design and develop innovative systems and
strategies that nurture their individual knowledge and talents
within the context of their learning experience.
makes Enterprise Education distinct and different?
Certificate in Enterprise Education consists of three distinct
focuses on a number of critical issues that includes:
scan of emerging global demographic, economic and social
to complexity sciences and the study of complex adaptive
the spirit of enterprise. (The process of enabling each
person to connect their distinct talents, capabilities,
purpose and mission with emerging opportunities in the community)
of enterprising behaviours to diverse activities and challenges
inside and outside the classroom/organizational environment.
a culture of social innovation. (Creating a nurturing culture
that enables each person to pursue their distinct creativity
within diverse teams of participants)
effective models of learning and leadership.
focuses on the successful application and creation of learning
strategies in the classroom and the community. The learning
program provides opportunities for each learner to discover
their distinct talents, purpose and motivation, in order to
participate as part of a diverse team, in addressing challenges
posed by the particular learning discipline. (Math, Science,
English, Business Studies, etc.) By creating this climate,
each person works to their distinct capabilities while sharing
a common purpose of the team. These experiences are transferred
to classroom methodologies and become part of the practicum.
Each program participant will spend a period of three weeks
working in a field related to their teaching. The purpose
of this experiential activity is to enable participants to
develop a community context for learning. Participants will
be required to develop learning modules that connect classroom
learning with related activities in the community.
information about Enterprise Education Bachelor of Education
Course call (905) 688-5757 or e-mail.
here for a PDF document on the Bachelor of Education Program.
Program participants have created a highly interactive website, e4e.ca which is dedicated to participants and alumni of the Bachelor of Education,
Enterprise Education program. It has been specifically developed to foster
active discussion of current critical educational issues. As Enterprise
Education is a component of all teachables, program participants hope
to engage educators from around the globe in stimulating discussions
revolving around issues in education and the classroom.