History


History

The Society was formed in 1972 and Nirmal Bhattacharya served as the first President from 1974 until 1976. In 1981/82, the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) recognized CPES as a “significant interest group” of the Canadian
Association of Foundations of Education (CAFE), which it remains today.

Presidents

Claudia Ruitenberg 2016-
Don Kerr 2014-16
Douglas Simpson 2012-14
Michelle Forrest 2010-12
Daniel Vokey 2008-10
Walter Okshevsky 2004-08
Doug Stewart 2002-04
Sharon Bailin 2000-02
Jim Covert 1998-2000
Michael Schleifer 1996-98
LeRoi Daniels 1994-96
Harold Entwistle 1992-94
Robin Barrow 1990-92
Romulo Magsino 1988-90
Murray Elliott 1986-88
Bill Hare 1984-86
Maryann Ayim 1982-84
Sister Olga McKenna 1980-82
Joe Malikail 1978-80
Nick Coccalis 1976-78
Nirmal Bhattacharya 1974-76

Secretary-Treasurers

David Burns 2015-
Ann Chinnery 2011-15
Claudia Ruitenberg 2007-11
Don Kerr 2005-07
Daniel Vokey 1999-2005
Sheryle Bergmann-Drewe 1997-99
Doug Stewart 1995-97
Joan Munro 1993-95
Howard Woodhouse 1991-93
Sharon Bailin 1989-91
Walter Ott 1987-89
John Portelli 1985-87
John McNeill 1984-85
Scott Carson 1983-84
John McNeill 1981-83
Ivan DeFaveri 1979-81
Andy Bjerring 1978-79
LeRoi Daniels 1976-78
Murray Elliott 1974-76