Dr. Patrick Ryan

3393A - Course Schedule

England-Canada International Exchange Seminar in CSI (2016)

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DAYS 1-2: Saturday April 30 and Sunday May 1

Flight from Toronto to London, England; Getting Situated at Winchester University


DAYS 3-7: Monday May 2 to Friday May 6 - Winchester University
 

Timetable Reading List Office of the Children's Commissioner
Goodley and Runswick-Cole Kehily, M. Livingstone and Brake
Norman, A Wood, E.  

DAY 8 through DAY 11 - Touring England to Return to Kings College

DAY 11 - Tuesday May 10 - 7 PM ARRIVAL OF WINCHESTER VISTORS

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DAY 12 - Wednesday May 11 - Introduction to CSI - Patrick Ryan


8AM Breakfest - Cafe - Wemple

9:30 - 11AM - Kings Centre - KC 218 Introduction to CSI

11 AM - 5 PM - Tour with Lunch - P. Ryan

6 PM - Dinner (Int. Office - Linda Weber, Sam Pearson, Doreen Vautour)
 

Choose One:
Option A - Reading: Patrick J. Ryan, "How New is the 'New' Social Studies of Childhood? The Myth of a Paradigm Shift," Journal of Interdisciplinary History, vol. 38, no. 4 (Spring, 2008): 553-576.

Option B - Viewing: Patrick J. Ryan, The Landscape of Modern Childhood - ask the author interview filmed for the course "Understanding the Young Child," in the Master of Professional Education Program, Curriculum Studies, at Western University, September 5, 2013.  Audio file of the interview.


DAY 13 - Thursday May 12 - Northbrae Public School - Cameron McCuaig

8AM Breakfest - Cafe - Wemple

9:30 AM - Meet in front of Dante Lenardon Hall for Walk to Northbrae Public School

10 AM - 11 AM - NorthBrae Public School

12:30 PM - 4 PM - Wemple Hall - Lounge Extension - Swedish-British-Canadian Luncheon Discussion with Cameron McCuaig and about Dunne reading.

5 PM - Winchester Faculty meets CSI Faculty Waltzing Weazel

Reading: Joseph Dunne,  "Childhood and Citizenship: A Conversation Across Modernity,"  European Early Childhood Education Research Journal vol. 14 no. 1 (2006): 5-15.

Evening Free


DAY 14 - Friday May 13 - Althouse Faculty of Education - Wendy Croker

8AM Breakfest - Cafe - Wemple

9:30 AM - Meet in front of Dante Lenardon Hall for trip to Althouse Faculty of Education

9:45 AM - 3PM - Wendy Croker (Althouse) - Lunch out within walking distance.

Evening Free
 


DAY 15 and 16 - Weekend Freetime -

Saturday May 14 - Dinner for Winchester-Kings Exchange at P. Ryan's home

Sunday May 15 - Winchester Faculty dinner with Alan Pomfret
 


DAY 17 - Monday May 16 - Children's Museum of London - Kate Ledgley and Amanda Conlin

830 AM Breakfest - Cafe - Wemple

9:30 AM - meet outside Dante Lenardon Hall for trip to the Children's Museum

10 AM - noon Kate Ledgley and Amanda Conlin - London Children's Museum

Lunch break

2 - 3 PM - King's Centre - KC 218 Discussion of Museum Visit and their institutional planning and promotional documents.

3 PM - Winchester Faculty and P. Ryan meet with Peter Donahue, Director of Social Work.  2nd floor Labatt Hall.

Readings:

CML, Strategic Plan
CML, Brochure
CML, Business Plan
 

Supplemental Links:

London Children's Museum - londonchildrensmuseum.ca

About children's museums - http://www.childrensmuseums.org/childrens-museums/about-childrens-museums

Re-imagining children's museums - http://www.childrensmuseums.org/images/RCM_Print_Publication.pdf

The Power of Play - http://www.childrensmuseums.org/images/MCMResearchSummary.pdf


DAY 18 - Tuesday May 17 - The Waldorf School - Merwin Lewis

8:30AM Breakfest - Cafe - Wemple

9:30 AM - meet outside Dante Lenardon Hall to walk to The Waldorf School

10 AM - 11:30 AM - Merwin Lewis Presentation and Tour at The Waldorf School

Lunch break

2:30 - 4:30 PM - King's Centre - KC 119 Discussion of Waldorf Visit and Stehlik essay

Reading: Tom Stehlik, "Thinking, Feeling, and Willing: How Waldorf Schools Provide a Creative Pedagogy the Nurtures and Develops Imagination," in Pedagogies of Imagination edited by T. Leonard and P. Willis (Springer, 2008): 231-243.

Optional:  The Wikipedia entry on Waldorf Schools is quite extensive.
 


DAY 19 - Wednesday May 18 Visitors Return to Toronto for a May 19 flight.

8:30AM Breakfest - Cafe - Wemple