Faculty of Education Students Association
We are a body that represents all and any uOttawa student in the Bachelor of Education Program. We provide students a voice and act as a liaison between the student body and faculty.
FESA is broken down into 3 parts:
The FESA Exec Team is composed of 6 different roles, ideally one student in each year for each role (ie: a Year 1 Co-Chair and a Year 2 Co-Chair). Here are the positions and some information about each role:
As a co-chair, you will need to ensure the constitution is up to date and available to the student body, moderate executive and general council meetings, sign off on expenses with Finance and ensure the overall function of FESA.
VP Academic Affairs
In Academic Affairs, we represent and support the students in the B.Ed. program and their voices at the Board and Faculty Council meetings. We also plan and organize FESA scholarships.
VP Communications is responsible for taking minutes at all Exec and General Council meetings, updating FESA social media and website and ensuring that students in the B.Ed. program are aware of events, news, and updates from the faculty.
Together, we ensure the executive team has the funds necessary to provide the student body with memorable experiences throughout their time in the B.Ed. program. We will finance projects and update the Faculty of Education via audits throughout the year
We are responsible for responsible for planning and facilitating any community based projects, campaigns or fundraisers that allow students in the B.Ed. program to connect and effect change in the community at large.
We are responsible for planning social events and engagement opportunities for students in the B.Ed. program. We ensure that events are accessible and inclusive of all students.
Class Representatives and Executive Team can participate in these 3 sub-committees. These will commence depending on the events and engagement opportunities in the school year:
2021-22 FESA Executive Team
Names in alphabetical order with the position they currently hold
President of Communications
President of Social
President of Academic Affairs
VP Academic Affairs
This is our current constitution for the FESA organization. This document discusses all of the roles and responsibilities of the Faculty of Education Students Association. Here's what can be found in the document:
Article 1: Goals of the Organization
Article 2: Definitions and Abbreviations
Article 3: Elections
Article 4: Executive Responsibilities
Article 5: Meetings of the Executives
Article 6: Meetings of General Council
Article 7: Vacancies
Article 8: Dues
Article 9: Resignation
Article 10: Finances of FESA
Article 11: Subcommittees
Article 12: Community Service Learning Hours
Article 13: Official Languages
Article 14: Documents and Publicity
Article 15: Amendments of the FESA Constitution
Article 16: Code of Conduct
Article 17: Removal of an Executive Member