dpollard [at] tyndale.ca
BEd, York University, 1984
BEd, Simon Fraser University, 1974
As a classroom teacher with TDSB, David has hosted candidates from both national and international teacher preparation programs. He served as Staff Developer within the TDSB and provided workshops in Literacy and Cooperative Learning to several Faculties of Education in Ontario. His love of travel has provided him with opportunities to act as an affiliated instructor with The College of Teacher Education in China (Qingdao). Over his career he was honoured to be recognized as Associate Teacher of the Year, Diamond Jubilee Award recipient for Teaching Excellence and the Provincial Reading Award for Leadership in the field of Literacy.
A Faculty Advisor is a member of the BEd Department who advises, supervises and assesses teacher candidates on practicum–related matters over the duration of the program.