Current Position and Past Experience
Since 2002, Barbara Bodkin has been the Director of Continuing Education at the University of Toronto’s Ontario Institute for Studies in Education. Prior to this, Bodkin spent four years as the Superintendent of Curriculum and Assessment at the York Catholic District School Board, where she had previously served five years as the Superintendent of Schools.
Education, Honors and Achievements
In 1974, Bodkin earned her BA at York University. In 1978, she earned her Master of Education in Curriculum at the University of Toronto’s Ontario Institute for Studies in Education. At the same time, she also earned her Master of Education in Educational Administration.
In 1988, Bodkin participated in the Certificate Program in School Leadership at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. In 1988, she earned a Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution from the Faculty of Law at the University of Windsor. In 2007, she earned a Facilitator Certification in Emotional Intelligence from the Center for Creative Leadership in North 2005. Two years later, in 2007, she earned a Certification in MBA Essentials from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management.