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.


Education of Tribes (Indigenous People) in India: Policies, Programmes and Progress

EDAL (Department of Educational Studies), Indigenous Education, and the Faculty of Education Dean’s Office present a seminar by Professor K. Sujatha. March 11, 2016 Read More


Race Matters

Race Matters is organized by Dr. Annette Henry to respond to the calling out of racism with positive responses. February 26 & 27, 2016 Read More


Dr. Guofang Li Receives 2016 Carol Weinstein Outstanding Research Award

Congratulations to Dr. Guofang Li, LLED, on receiving the 2016 Carol Weinstein Outstanding Research Award from AERA’s Classroom Management Special Interest Group. Read More


Call for Nominations: 2016 ABCDE Awards

The nomination deadline for the 2016 Association of BC Deans of Education (ABCDE) awards is March 11, 2016. Read More


Canadian campuses suffer from a lack of racial inclusion

UBC education professor Dr. Annette Henry wrote about the need for greater inclusiveness in Canadian universities in an op-ed for University Affairs. 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


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.