canada Famous Educators from Canada

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List of notable or famous educators from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top educators born in Canada and even some popular educators who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian educators then this list is the perfect resource for you. These educators are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known educator from Canada is included when available.

List includes Marshall McLuhan, Charles E. Saunders and more.

This historic educators from Canada list can help answer the questions "Who are some Canadian educators of note?" and "Who are the most famous educators from Canada?" These prominent educators of Canada may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Canadian educators.

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Alice Siu-Ping Chan Wong, PC, MP is a Canadian politician, who was elected to represent the electoral district of Richmond. She is a member of the Conservative Party and formerly served as the Parliamentary Secretary for Multiculturalism. In 2011, Wong was appointed as the Minister of State for Seniors by Prime Minister Stephen Harper, becoming the first Chinese-Canadian woman to serve in Cabinet. ...more

Age: 69

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

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Alison Harvison Young is a judge of the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario. Prior to her appointment as a judge, Harvison Young was a legal academic in family law. Harvison Young was appointed as a judge by the Canadian government on November 19, 2004. At the time of her appointment, Harvison Young was the dean of the Faculty of Law at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. She has also taught at Faculty of Law at McGill University and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Harvison Young earned LL.B. and B.C.L. degrees from McGill University in 1983 and an LL.M. from Oxford University in 1988. ...more

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Amir Attaran is a Canadian lawyer and law professor. Currently, Attaran is Associate Professor of Law and Population Health and the holder of the Canada Research Chair in Law, Population Health and Global Development Policy at the University of Ottawa. ...more

Birthplace: California, United States of America

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Bertram Neville Brockhouse, CC FRSC FRS was a Canadian physicist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics "for pioneering contributions to the development of neutron scattering techniques for studies of condensed matter", in particular "for the development of neutron spectroscopy". ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1918-2003)

Birthplace: Lethbridge, Canada

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