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Welcome to UBC’s Faculty of Education

Join us as we celebrate the
Year of Alumni
September 2015 to August 2016.

We are a diverse and far-reaching Faculty, with programs offered both on-campus and online. Our departments and units include: Teacher Education | Language & Literacy Education | Educational Studies | Curriculum & Pedagogy | Educational Counselling and Psychology, and Special Education | School of Kinesiology | Indigenous Education | Office of Graduate Programs & Research

We work with communities both locally and internationally. Find out more about our projects in the Dadaab Refugee Camp, our Indigenous Teacher Education Program, our work in learning technologies, and the many professional development opportunities for teaching professionals we offer year round.

News & Events

Learn about what’s happening in the Faculty of Education: the latest news and announcements related to our research, faculty, students and alumni, recent highlights in the media, and upcoming events.

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Political price for education cut showdowns across BC

Dr. Jason Ellis (EDST) was cited in a News 1130 article on education cuts across BC. Read More



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Stationary bikes in the classroom: Are we spinning out of control?

A Globe and Mail op-ed questions the trend in North America for “self-regulation” for children. Read More



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A Conversation about the Tensions and Possibilities of Equity and Diversity in Teacher Education

Join us for a conversation with special guest speaker Dr. Ann Spence Lopez (University of Toronto OISE). Read More



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Balancing the Yang and the Yin through Source-fully Intelligent Education

Seminar by Professory Coomi S. Vevaina from the University of Mumbai, India Read More



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New Appointment: Dr. Mark Beauchamp, Associate Dean, Research

The Faculty of Education is pleased to announce that Dr. Mark Beauchamp will take up the role of Associate Dean, Research, in the Office of Research, Faculty of Education effective July 1, 2016. Read More



Year of Alumni

The Faculty of Education will celebrate the Year of Alumni from September 2015 to August 2016.

As part of the Faculty’s The Year of… initiative, and in conjunction with the University of British Columbia’s Centennial, the Faculty of Education will recognize the achievements of 100 outstanding and diverse alumni throughout the year.

Education’s 100

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UBC Celebrates 100 Years

September 30, 2015 marks 100 years in the life of the University of British Columbia. It’s more than a milestone, a stirring speech or commemorative plaque. It’s the story of a bold new Canadian university striving, against the odds, to be the best — in its province, country and finally, the world.