Ron Sheese (1986)

86-sheeseAffiliation at the time of the award: York University, Psychology.

Citation: Professor Sheese’s commitment to effective teaching and learning has resulted in the development of a number of innovative programs, models and techniques. He has also evaluated the results of his work and published reports in professional journals on such subjects as critical thinking, the use of interactive computer programs, and effective teacher writing. In doing so, he has had a substantial and continuous impact on students, and raised the consciousness and aspirations of his colleagues.

“Has shown dedication to the art of teaching…an example to us all.”
Researched and developed a computer writing lab wherein students compose, revise using a style editor, and receive feedback.
Promoted the development of students’ critical skills across the curriculum.