Events

Upcoming events within the Faculty of Education.

The Dean’s Staff Appreciation Lunch

Join other Faculty of Education staff for the Dean's Appreciation Lunch. More


WestCAST 2019

WestCAST is an education conference held on February 20-22 by the Faculties of Education in the western provinces of Canada. More


Workplace Wellness Workshop: Faculty and Staff Professional Development Event

Dr. Shimi Kang joins us to discuss recognizing an unhealthy team environment, creating a mentally well workplace, and building mental health resilience for themselves and others. More


Public presentation with Brandon Wint

"Reading Deeply and Writing Honestly", with Brandon Wint More


Education, Technology and Development: Perspectives from Nepal

An afternoon of engaging panel presentations and discussions with guest speaker Rabi Karmacharya, Founder & CEO of the Open Learning Exchange, Nepal. More


Public Talk – Quality Education and the Role of Digital Technology in Nepal

This talk is co-sponsored with the CISAR, LLED, UBC Language Sciences, and the Nepal Library Foundation. Open to public, and no rsvp required. More


Social Studies Education – Presentation by Dr. Lindsay Gibson, Candidate for Assistant Professor Position

Please join us for a presentation by Dr. Lindsay Gibson, candidate for Social Studies Education Assistant Professor position. More


2019 Walkabout Kick-Off Event

January 17, 2018 | Attend the 2018 Walkabout Kick-Off to learn more or meet up with your team. More


Faith and Family: Navigating SOGI Inclusion

This diverse panel will open hearts and minds to help support students who wish to reconcile sexuality or gender identity with faith and family. More


Social Studies Education – Presentation by Dr. Harper Keenan, Candidate for Assistant Professor Position

Please join us for a presentation by Dr. Harper Keenan, candidate for Social Studies Education Assistant Professor position. More


Research Seminar by Dr. Ruth Sandwell

Join us for a research seminar by Dr. Ruth Sandwell, OISE/UT. More


Social Studies Education – Presentation by Dr. Stephanie Anderson, Candidate for Assistant Professor Position

Please join us for a presentation by Dr. Stephanie Anderson, candidate for Social Studies Education Assistant Professor position. More


LLED Research Seminar Series with Dr. Candace Galla, Andrea Lyall & Billy Rowluck

"Raising Our Consciousness: Enhancing the Vitality of Indigenous Languages in Our Teaching & Learning", with Dr. Candace Galla More


Gearing Up for Practicum

Get yourself ready for your practicum by consulting with an experienced educator from the Scarfe Sandox | Select dates in January | RSVP recommended More


Research Seminar by Dr. Margaret Macintyre Latta

Join us for a research seminar by Dr. Margaret Macintyre Latta, Professor and Interim Director, Okanagan School of Education, Faculty of Education More


The UBC Language Cluster/Visiting Speaker Series with Dr. Andreea Cervatiuc’s

The event is organized by the The UBC Language Cluster; free and open to the public. More


Holiday Course Prep

Start your year off right - get your courses ready for the term! Whether you are a new or experienced Canvas user, ETS is here to support you. More


The Learning Brain: A New Perspective on Education

The emergence of new neuroimaging tools in the last 25 years or so has provided new insights on how the brain develops and learns in the classroom. More


United Way Wine Raffle and Pancake Breakfast

The Faculty of Education is teaming up with the United Way for a campaign focussed on raising participation rates and engaging more donors.  More


UBC Postdoctoral Association – Post Doc Research Day

The UBC Postdoctoral Association (PDA) is Postdoc Research Day 2018 is on Monday December 3rd; register or submit an abstract today! More


Education for the Creative Economy: A Pan-Canadian Conversation on the Role of the Arts in Re-Imagining Teacher Identity

Please join us for a research seminar by Mitchell McLarnon, Layal Shuman, Dr. Pauline Sameshima, Dr. Kathryn Ricketts, and Dr. Sean Wiebe. More


SOGI UBC Presents – Intersecting Identities: Sexuality, Gender, Ethnicity, Indigeneity, Ability and More!

This incredibly diverse panel will open their hearts and identities as we explore who we are and how we can help students to celebrate who they are. More


Social inequality in higher education attainment – a Nordic perspective

Seminar with Dr. Jens-Peter Thomsen, Research Associate Professor at the Danish Center for Social Science Research, Copenhagen, Denmark More


HOUR OF CODE Playshop

The Scarfe Sandbox team will be hosting two HOUR OF CODE playshops on November 27 & 28 | 12:00 - 2:00 pm | Scarfe 1007 | Informal drop-in, all welcome More


Critical Dialogues Seminar Series: Fostering school leadership and educational change in Europe

Findings from an international program for school professionals from the Netherlands, Estonia, The Principality of Liechtenstein and Switzerland. More


Power Analysis Workshop

Quantitative Methods Society is hosting the Power Analysis Workshop on November 22, 2018. It will be presented by Ryan Ji and Ben Hives. More


Visiting Elders to the Faculty of Education

The Faculty of Education will be hosting visiting Elders in the 2018W academic year. Contact indigenous.education@ubc.ca for more information. More


Peru Global Seminar Info Session

Interested in participating in a Global Seminar this summer in Peru? If so, come to an information session November 21, 2018. More


Seminar: Transforming your Practice Through Self-study: Tales of Experience

Transforming your practice through self-study: Tales of experience More


Book Drive 2018

Help us build children’s libraries with gently used and new books! More


Innovations in Educational Neuroscience – Transforming Practice through Emerging Research

Hear about the latest science and practice in the new field of Educational Neuroscience and look for future opportunities. More


Dating School

This submission is to promote the Dating School - a workshop put on by the Center for Group Counselling & Trauma. More


The David Lam Chair Public Lecture Presents: Memoir of an Ugly Duckling: My Life, Art and Method

The David Lam Chair Public Lecture Presents: Memoir of an Ugly Duckling: My Life, Art and Method More


An Evening With D’bi Young Anitafrika

Join us for an intimate evening with award-winning Jamaican-Canadian playwright, actor, poet and educator, D’bi Young Anitafrika. More


SOGI UBC Panel Discussion

SOGI UBC will be running their second Panel Discussion about the Trans Spectrum. More


Digital Whiteboards! Playshop

Attend one of our workshops to explore how to use digital whiteboards in your classroom. November 6 & 7 from 12:00 - 2:00 pm. Drop-in, no registration More


CV Workshop

Dr. Laurie Ford facilitates a hands workshop on how to prepare or revise your resume or CV. All ECPS graduate students are invited! More


Storybooks Canada Public Launch

Come join us for the public launch of the Storybooks Canada project! More


The Faculty of Education is taking part in the Not Myself Today Campaign, partnered with UBC Thrive and the Canadian Mental Health Association

We at the Faculty of Education, will participate in the Not Myself Today® 2018 initiative as a joint partnership with UBC Thrive Week. More


Research Talk: Response Process as a Source of Validity Evidence

This is an event organized by Yan Liu, Assistant Professor of ECPS, and open to everyone who is interested in this research talk. More


Research Seminar by Dr. Deana Leahy and Dr. Carolyn Pluim

Join us for a research seminar by Dr. Deana Leahy (Monash University) and Dr. Carolyn Pluim (Northern Illinois University.) More


Center for Group Counselling and Trauma invite you to Ride to Survive Reception

Date: Monday, October 22, 2018 Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Location: Boardroom, Consulate General of Canada, Level 5, 96 Gloucester Street, Sydney RSVP by October 19, 2018 to Courtney Hunter Tel: 02 9364 3022 Courtney.Hunter@international.gc.ca The Faculty of Education’s Center for Group Counselling & Trauma would like to invite you to a reception to mark […] More


Peru Global Seminar Info Session

INFORMATION SESSION: https://students.ubc.ca/career/international-experiences/global-seminars/peru-ecology-technology-indigeneity-high-amazon More


Sharing in Truth and Reconciliation

Event Details Wednesday, October 17, 2018 9:30 –  10:00 a.m. Mingle with colleagues over refreshments 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. – Keynote from Kevin Lamoureux Ponderosa Commons Oak House Ponderosa Ballroom 6445 University Boulevard Light refreshments will be provided. Keynote Speaker Kevin Lamoureux, Associate Vice President of Indigenous Affairs, University of Winnipeg, and faculty member at the […] More


Frankly Speaking October

Dr. Blye Frank, Dean, Faculty of Education, the University of British Columbia, hosts the third installment of FRANKLY SPEAKING on Wednesday, October More


Tenured Associate Professor Promotion Workshop

Tenured Associate Professor Seeking Promotion? This Workshop is for You More


Frankly Speaking October 2018

Dr. Blye Frank, Dean, Faculty of Education, the University of British Columbia, hosts the third installment of FRANKLY SPEAKING on Wednesday, October 17th, 2018. More


SOGI Alliance Meeting: SOGI 1 2 3… an Election Issue?

Come, discuss and learn more about SOGI 1 2 3 and the controversy surrounding these resources, now being used in most districts across BC. More


Tea with the Dean

When: Monday, October 15, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Where: Ponderosa Commons Oak House, Multipurpose Room 2012 Faculty and staff are invited to join Dean Blye Frank for tea, coffee, light refreshments and conversation. This is a great time to catch up with colleagues, meet new faces, and speak with the Dean. There […] More


Media Production Showcase

Using media in your classroom? Find out all the technology and support available for you. More


Register for the UBC Farm School Garden Workshop Series!

Get inspired and build confidence in your skills in school-garden care and teaching in school gardens! More


Digital Storytelling Playshop

Attend one of our workshops to explore and create your own personal narrative infused with digital technologies. October 2, 3, 9 from 12:00 - 2:00 pm. More


Word Vancouver

Come play Educational Technology Support's (ETS) QR code game "Poetry in the Corner" as part of Word Vancouver. More


Research Seminar by Four Arrows (Wahinkpe Topa), aka Don Trent Jacobs

Join us for a research seminar by Four Arrows (Wahinkpe Topa), aka Don Trent Jacobs, Professor, Fielding Graduate University, USA. More


Coding in Classrooms Playshop

Attend one of our coding workshops to learn about integrating unplugged and digital modes of coding into teaching. October 16, 24, 25. 12:00 - 2:00 pm More


Political Efficacy & Social Trust: Why Literacy Programs Shouldn‘t Focus Only on Employability

Seminar with Dr. Anke Grotlüeschen, Hamburg University. Part of the Critical Dialogues Seminar Series. More


Lunchtime Canvas Crunch

Have a Canvas question? Get instant help at ETS's pop-up table! More


FRANKLY SPEAKING – The Opioid Epidemic: How do educators become more accountable during the crisis

September 22, 2018 | Dean Frank, Faculty of Education, hosts the second installment of FRANKLY SPEAKING. More


Frankly Speaking September 2018

On September 22nd, Dean Blye Frank hosted the second installment of FRANKLY SPEAKING on Saturday, September 22nd, 2018. More


Professor Shwetak Patel (UW) Talks – September 20th, 2018

Professor Shwetak Patel, University of Washington and CTO of GIX (Global Innovation Exchange) presentation on Educational Opportunities in GIX More


SOGI Alliance Launch and Lunch!

Come to connect, chill, chat and chew! Together we will create SOGI inclusive schools and classrooms. More


Dean’s Distinguished Lecture

The Dean's Distinguished Speaker Lecture featured Marta Santos Pais, United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children. More


Canvas High Tea

Take a small bite of Canvas, with a cup of tea. Select your topics from the menu. More


Donuts with the Dean

September 11, 2018 | An annual event welcoming new and returning students to the Faculty of Education. There will be donuts, live music and other light refreshments. More


BEd Orientation Day

Orientation Day launches the 2018/19 UBC BEd Program. Please join us in celebrating their first day of school! More


Canvas High Tea

Take a small bite of Canvas, with a cup of tea. Select your topics from the menu. More


Collaborative Action: A National Symposium for Child Well-being in the Middle Years

August 20-21, 2018 | This special, two day HELP event is designed to inspire, motivate and strengthen participant’s leadership skills by focusing on child well-being through a systems-thinking lens. More


Training Sessions for new Video Conferencing Tools

Get to know Faculty of Education’s new web conference systems and Pexip, the new web conference platform replacing BlueJeans. More


Alumni & Friends Pride Reception

Dean Blye Frank is pleased and proud to host the Faculty of Education 2018 Alumni & Friends Pride Reception in his backyard garden this August. More


Alumni & Friends Pride Reception

Dean Frank, UBC Faculty of Education, was delighted to invite alumni, faculty members, and friends of the Faculty to our Annual Pride Alumni & Friends Reception. More


2018 University Scholars Leadership Symposium (USLS)

August 1-7, 2018 | The USL Symposium is an intensive five-day training program focusing on personal development leadership skills and essential life skills for youth leaders. More


Forging Effective SSH Partnerships: Insights from Beyond the University

The Faculty of Education, Faculty of Arts, SPARC and the Community Engagement Office host the 2nd panel in "Forging Effective SSH Partnerships" series More


UBC Faculty of Education Staff Wellness Afternoon

July 12, 2018 | We hope you’ll take this opportunity to relax, kick back, and enjoy some fun activities with your colleagues – you’ve earned it! More


CECER Brown Bag: Learning from a Young Child’s Home/School Transition

The Centre for Early Childhood Education & Research presents the Early Childhood Graduate Student Brown Bag Summer Series, featuring Dr. Ann Cameron. More



LLED Research Seminar with Dr. Carla Janaina Figueredo

LLED Research Seminar with Dr. Carla Janaina Figueredo on Wednesday, July 25 in PCOH Multipurpose Room, 2:30PM-4:00PM. More


ICE CREAM SOCIAL

Ice Cream Social is the end of year celebration for BEd students. More


SOGI Alliance Farewell Lunch

Come celebrate and connect with other SOGI champions as we mark the end of an exhausting year of learning and growth. More


Transformative Educational Leadership Program Alumni Reception – 2018

July 10, 2018 | Dr. Judy Halbert & Dr. Linda Kaser, co-leaders, TELP, invites alumni, current participants, faculty members and members of the advisory committee to a reception in Vancouver, BC. More


Transformative Educational Leadership Program Alumni Reception

Dr. Judy Halbert and Dr. Linda Kaser hosted a reception to recognize the contributions of the TELP community. More


Webinar: BC Early Childhood Education Assistant & Basic Certificate Programs

Join us for this free webinar to learn about UBC's BC Early Childhood Education Assistant & Basic Certificate Programs. More


5th Annual TEC Expo – July 4 and 5

The Technology Enhanced Classroom Expo is coming up on July 4th and 5th. Proposals for presenters (faculty, students and staff) is due in on June 1st. More


Presentation and workshop with LLED visiting scholar, Dr. Loraine D. Cook

Dr. Loraine D. Cook is a senior lecturer in Research Methods and Educational Psychology at the School of Education, University of the West Indies. More


Institut de Français, UBC à Québec

July 2-20, 2018 | Institut de Français, UBC à Québec – A French language immersion program in the heart of Québec City. More


3 Minute Post Doc Slam 2018

The UBC Post Doc Association's annual 3 Minute Postdoc Slam is on June 28th. Come out and support your fellow postdocs with a reception to follow! More


June 2018 Retirement Reception

June 19, 2018 | The Dean hosts a reception to celebrate the contributions of retiring Faculty members. More


Emerging Media Lab Drop in Sessions

Interested in new technology such as virtual and augmented reality? Come to UBC's Emerging Media Lab to try it out for yourself! More


Oceanography Conferences

The Theme of the Conference is "Synchronous Evolution of Marine Sciences". The main objective is to bring all the leading academic scientists More



Call for Applications – Rehearsing Conflict Workshop Series

June 15 - 21, 2018 | Join a free professional development program June 15-21 that uses theatre to explore & change how you approach conflict. Apply by May 21 More


UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Reception in Nelson, BC

June 14, 2018 | Dean Blye Frank, Dean invites alumni, faculty members and friends of the UBC Faculty of Education to a reception in Nelson, BC. More


SSHRC Insight Grants: An Introduction

June 14, 2018 | If you're a Faculty of Education professor new to SSHRC's Insight Grants program come and learn the fundamentals to getting funded. More


NITEP INFORMATION SESSION WEBINAR

Join us Thursday, June 14, 2018 for information about NITEP and tips to make the most out of your award and scholarship applications. More


Canvas Training

New to UBC's new learning management system? Educational Technology Support (ETS) is hosting Canvas training sessions.  More


Lifelong Learning in South Korea | EDST Critical Dialogues Seminar Series

Dr. Dae Joong Kang, Seoul National University, will be speaking as part of the EDST Critical Dialogues Seminar Series. More


6th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise

June 6-8, 2018 | The School of Kinesiology will host the 6th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise at the UBC Vancouver campus. More


Faculty Development Spring Workshops: Promotion & Tenure Workshop for Tenure-track Assistant Professors

June 6, 2018 | The focus of this workshop will be on preparing for promotion to Associate Professor with tenure. More


LLED research talk by guest speaker Dr. Richard Sallis on Tuesday, June 5

Dr. Richard Sallis from University of Melbourne will be hosting a research talk titled Arts-Based Research and Teacher Candidates More


Top SOGI Video Resources for Engaging Secondary Students

Come join us to see some of the best of the best video resources for engaging secondary students and discuss where you can make your own. More


Faculty of Education Alumni & Friends Annual Reception at CSSE 2018

May 29, 2018 | Dean Blye Frank is pleased to host the annual Faculty of Education Alumni Reception at CSSE. More