Events

Upcoming events within the Faculty of Education.

Influencing without Authority: Workshop

April 25, 2018 | This staff professional development workshop will focus on the ability to positively influence people in such a way that others willingly alter their thoughts and plans. More


Media Training Workshop

April 26, 2018 | Erik Rolfsen, Media Relations Specialist at UBC, will be hosting a Media Training Workshop for the Faculty of Education. More


Respecting Sexual and Gender Diversity in Our Teaching and Practices

April 26, 2018 | As part of Teacher Education For All (TEFA), all Faculty of Education staff and faculty are invited to participate in a professional learning opportunity related to inclusion for gender identity. More


Kinesiology Distinguished Speaker Series: “Why do we look where we are going?: The roles of eye movements in the control of locomotion”

Thursday, April 26, 2018 | The School of Kinesiology welcomes distinguished speaker Dr. Mark Hollands, Assistant Head of the Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, More


Room To Improve: Toward Better Educational Outcomes For Vulnerable Learners

April 26, 2018 | Understanding our most vulnerable learners can help us achieve better outcomes with every student. More


SAGE Writing Retreat

April 28 - April 29, 2018 | UBC Indigenous graduate students are invited to a two-day writing retreat at the First Nations Longhouse, for focused writing sessions and yoga. More


10th Annual Celebrate Learning Week 2018

April 30–May 6, 2018 | Explore your passion for teaching and learning at the 10th annual Celebrate Learning Week. More


Faculty Development Spring Workshops: Promotion Workshop for Tenured Associate Professors

Postponed until Fall 2018 | The focus of this workshop will be on preparing for promotion to Professor. More


PhDs Go Public 2018 | Education for Change

May 1, 2018 | For the sixth event of the 2018 PhDs Go Public Research Talk Series, doctoral students from UBC’s Public Scholars Initiative will have seven minutes each to talk about how their research uses education for change. More


Celebrate Learning Week: Seeds and STEM

May 1, 2018 | Drop by the Neville Scarfe Foyer to learn about the UBC Seed Lending Library and some of the ways STEAM is explored in Teacher Education. More


Save the Date – BC Teacher Education Roundtable 2018

May 3-4, 2018 | Save the date for the 2018 BC Teacher Education Roundtable, to be held at the Simon Fraser University, Burnaby campus. More


UBC Jane’s Walk 2018

Friday, May 4, 2018 | Join us for a Jane's Walk this year with David Gill, Program and Policy Planner for the SEEDs program at Campus & Community Planning. More


UBC Staff & Faculty Sports Day

May 4, 2018 | Staff, faculty members and graduate students are invited to come and join in, enjoy some fun teamwork games and celebrate the end of the school year! More


Innovations in Learning Design: Choose Your Own Learning

May 4, 2018 | ETS will be presenting for Celebrate Learning Week on some of the Faculty of Education's projects that enhance student-centred learning. More


21st Annual IOP Conference

May 5, 2018 | Take part in our 21st Annual IOP Conference, and join the conversation around understanding and improving our practice of teaching. More


6th Annual National Indigenous Physical Activity & Wellness Conference

May 5, 2018 | Join us at the nation's largest conference on Physical Activity & Wellness for First Nations, Métis and Inuit people, created for those who see the value in promoting physical activity & wellness in our Indigenous communities. More


How we (Dis/En)courage Learning

May 8, 2018 | Drs. Deb Butler and Ian Scott will explore enablers and disablers of student learning including assessment tools and self regulated learning. More


Conversations with Jo-ann Archibald about Indigenous Storywork as Pedagogy and Methodology

May 10, 2018 | Join us for a celebration of Indigenous storywork within research and educational contexts at this Educational Studies Symposium. More


Teacher Education Program Webinar

Thursday, May 10, 2018 | Interested in teaching? Learn about opportunities in the teaching profession and how in 11 months you can become a certified teacher. More


Save the Date: 2018 NOII Symposium

May 11-12, 2018 | Save the date and plan on joining us for another event showcasing presentations from leading local and global educators, practical school-based sessions, flash chats, ignites and lots of time for networking. More


Effective SSH Partnerships with Non-Academic Organizations: The Researcher’s Perspective

May 14, 2018 | Learn how to build thriving collaborative research projects with non-academic partners. More


NITEP Information Session Webinar

May 16, 2018 | Join us for information about NITEP and tips to make the most out of your award and scholarship application. More


Save the Date – 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in Psychology

May 17-18, 2018 | The 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in Psychology will be held at the University of Ottawa in Ontario. More


National Physical & Health Education Conference

May 17-19, 2018 | Learn - Share - Experience! Register today for the National Physical & Health Education Conference taking place in Whistler, BC. More


PHE Canada Research Council Forum

May 17, 2018 | Come to experience, learn, and share at the 2018 PHE Canada Research Council Forum this May in beautiful Whistler, British Columbia. More


8th Aboriginal Math Symposium

May 17, 2018 | Join us at the 8th Aboriginal Math Symposium to share research and educational projects about improving Aboriginal math education K-12 and develop community connections to facilitate and support improving Aboriginal mathematics education. More


Tea with the Dean

May 17, 2018 | Faculty and Staff members are invited to join Dean Blye Frank for an afternoon to enjoy light refreshments and the announcement of the Dean's Award for Staff Excellence More


The Peer Assessment Training Workshop

Thursday, May 17, 2018 | Arts ISIT will be holding a Peer Assessment Training workshop on May 17, 2018 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Registration is required. More


International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia: United Together

May 17, 2018 | Show your support for Queer youth everywhere! More


CTLT Spring Institute

May 22-25, 2018 | Registration for the 2018 CTLT Spring Institute is now open. More


Come and Celebrate Education Congregation 2018!

May 24 | Join us in congratulating the class of 2018 on all their hard work!  More


Congress/CSSE 2018

May 26 - June 1, 2018 | The 87th annual Congress and CSSE 2018 are being hosted by the University of Regina. More


Festival of Learning: Celebrating Teaching & Learning in Higher Education

May 28-30, 2018 | Educators and administrators, faculty and leaders, developers, designers, and students are invited to three days of learning, reflecting, and networking with colleagues at the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront. More


Bike to Work (+ School) Week Spring 2018

May 28 - June 3, 2018 | Bike to Work Week is a great way to get healthy, active and energized at work, and reduce your carbon footprint. More


The Pick Your Peak Stair Challenge is Back!

May 28 - June 22, 2018 | Staff and faculty at UBC’s Vancouver and Okanagan campuses are invited to participate in the fourth annual Pick Your Peak Stair Challenge. 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


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


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



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


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


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


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


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


Forum 2018 Regina

October 15-17, 2018 | The Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR) announces its 9th annual research Forum, the foremost national conference focused on research related to the health needs of military personnel, Veterans and their families, as well as related populations. More