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Canada's Democracy Week

Canada's Democracy Week

September 12, 2014 11:10 ET

Media Advisory: Chief Electoral Officer to Discuss the Importance of Civic Education with Future School Teachers

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 12, 2014) - Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Marc Mayrand will share the podium with a panel of civic education experts to speak about the importance of hands-on learning in the classroom with over 200 student teachers from the University of Ottawa.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

University of Ottawa
Jock Turcot University Centre
Alumni Auditorium
85 University Private

5:30 p.m.

#demcda @democracyCA

In English and French

A map is available here.

Moderator: Mia Rabson, Ottawa Bureau Chief, Winnipeg Free Press
Panelists: Professor Joel Westheimer, University of Ottawa
Taylor Gunn, CIVIX
Jan Haskings-Winner, Ontario History and Social Studies Teachers' Association
Brigitte d'Auzac de Lamartinie, Historica Canada

Contact Information

  • APropos Productions
    Dalal Saikali
    613-252-6627

    Elections Canada
    Media Relations
    1-877-877-9515