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.


Experts react to BC provincial exam changes

Dr. Don Krug (EDCP) and Dr. Charles Ungerleider (EDST) spoke to the media about the BC provincial exam changes. Read More


David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education: Q&A Sessions

The upcoming Candidate Q&A Sessions for the David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education search Read More


Doing Oral History Education Toward Reconciliation

An EDCP special lecture by Dr. Nicholas Ng-A-Fook, Professor of Curriculum Theory, University of Ottawa. Read More

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Should taxpayers fund private schools?

Dr. Charles Ungerleider was interviewed for CBC‘s The Current about the differences between private and public school education. Read More


Congratulations: Equity Enhancement Fund Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Wendy Carr and Faculty of Education and Arts colleagues on being an Equity Enhancement Grant for the Teacher Education For All! project. 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.