Lisa Cole has joined the Lassonde School of Engineering at York University! She is a passionate educator, system leader in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Education and committed to public education.
Lisa is an award winning high school physics/science and mathematics teacher and former president of the Ontario Association of Physics Teachers. She is currently a member on the Board of Directors for Canada Learning Code. Lisa is passionate about equitable access to STEM education and is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in STEM. Lisa has experience providing teacher workshops across Ontario (conferences and local training sessions), consulting on the development of resources for teachers, managing large scale projects, developing multi-stakeholder partnerships, and facilitating diverse teams.
Lisa believes that STEM literacy is important for all learners. Through her work, she hopes to inspire educators, students, and communities to become future innovators, critical thinkers and problem solvers.