Welcome to UBC’s Faculty of Education

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 | Office of Research in Education.   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 the latest news and announcements related to our research, faculty, students and alumni, recent highlights in the media, and upcoming events.


TEFA Talks Two Spirit

TEFA welcomes Harlan Pruden, UBC PhD student and First Nations Cree scholar and activist, as he shares his fascinating journey and perspective on being Two Spirit. October 26, 2016. Read More


(Un)Learning Anthropocentrism: An Ecocritical Framework for Teaching to Resist Human-Supremacy in Curriculum and Pedagogy

Please join us for this presentation by Dr. John Lupinacci, Assistant Professor, Washington State University. October 28, 2016. Read More

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Hearst paved way for Trump as demagogue in U.S. politics

UBC educational studies professor emeritus Charles Ungerleider wrote an op-ed for the Vancouver Sun comparing Donald Trump to William Randolph Hearst. Read More


Can childhood trauma shorten your life?

Eli Puterman, a UBC kinesiology professor and co-author of a study on the connection between aging and trauma, spoke to CTV’s Your Morning. Read More


Race Literacies Mini-Conference

Part of the Race Literacies: A Black Canadian Speaker Series organized by Dr. Annette Henry. November 12, 2016. Read More