Professional Development Certificate

The B. Ed. Society organizes several Professional Learning opportunities throughout the program.  Pre-service teachers are invited to attend these sessions to enhance their understanding and learnings regarding issues and concepts important to the teaching profession.  Examples include: the Nova Scotia Teachers Union, PowerSchool Pro/Power Teacher, Resume Writing, the hiring process, etc.

Students who attend a minimum of 6 professional learning sessions during their program will receive a Professional Development Certificate.


B. Ed. Student Society Executive 2023-2024


BEd Society Fall Elections!



2Y Co-President

Kathryn Yorke

16 Month Co-President

Kyle Vandertoorn

16 Month PD Coordinator

Abbey MacEachern

16 Month Elementary Rep

Olivia Kennie

16 Month Secondary Rep

Kenzie Marchand

2Y PD Coordinator

Kate MacLean

Wellness Coordinator

Keven Wynn

Year 1 Elementary rep

Abigail Flann

Year 1 Secondary rep

Tom Zhai

Year 2 Elementary rep

Emily Fultz

Year 2 Secondary rep

Liv Gaetz

Integrated Math Rep

Ryan Sypher

Communications & Social Media Director

Marlena Switzer


Chloe McManus


Ryan MacIntyre

General Director

Allison van der Weegan

General Director

Jack Irvin

General Director

Grace Taylor


Student Representatives at School of Education School Council Meetings

Th B.Ed. Student Society has an opportunity to have representation at School of Education School Council meetings. Please access the terms of reference here.