Welcome to UBC’s Faculty of Education

Our Mission is to advance education’s role in the well-being of people and communities.

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.


Welcome to New Senior Leadership

Join us in welcoming three new members of the Faculty of Education senior leadership team. Read More


Critics call foul over B.C. baseball event

A Victoria promotional event has run afoul of critics who think the event is demeaning to women. Read More


Change in Senior Leadership

Dr. Mary Bryson will take up the position as Senior Associate Dean, Administration and Innovation, effective September 1, 2015 for a 10-month term. Read More


New NITEP Field Centres to Open in 2015 and 2016

The Indigenous Teacher Education Program (NITEP) has announced the hosts of the new NITEP rotating field centres. Read More


UBC coming to Baker St.

UBC's WKTEP program will be moving to a new teaching and learning centre in Nelson, BC in September. Read More

Learn more about our annual theme

The aim of the Year of Research in Education is to foster research excellence, innovation, and impact. We are celebrating UBC research in education through a series of presentations and events.
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Call for nominations:
Education’s 100 – Year of Alumni

The Faculty of Education will celebrate the Year of Alumni from September 2015 to August 2016. As part of the Year of Alumni and in conjunction with the University of British Columbia’s Centennial, we will recognize the achievements of 100 outstanding and diverse Education Alumni who have made, and are making, contributions to the betterment of our communities locally, nationally and internationally.

Nominate someone today!