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.


2015 Hampton New Faculty Award

Congratulations to five Faculty of Education faculty members on receiving 2015 UBC Hampton New Faculty Awards. Read More


UBC football players wear sensors to help measure head injuries

Jean-Sébastien Blouin, associate professor at UBC’s School of Kinesiology, is principle investigator in a study aimed at understanding the impact of hits to the head on brain function. Read More


2015 School of Kinesiology Annual Awards Night

Congratulations to everyone recognized at the School of Kinesiology Annual Awards Night on November 19, 2015. Read More


UBC recognizes 46 Faculty of Education 2015 Academic All-Canadians

Student-athletes from the Faculty of Education's School of Kinesiology were honoured at the Academic All-Canadian Breakfast of Champions on November 18, 2015. Read More


Education Among Vancouver’s 50 Most Powerful

Congratulations to our Faculty of Education community honoured in Vancouver Magazine's 15th annual ranking of "The 50 most powerful people in Vancouver." 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.