Events

Upcoming events within the Faculty of Education.

Positive Space Workshop

April 21, 2017 | Learn more about how to improve and positively impact the climate for sexual and gender diversity at UBC. More


A Comparative Study of STEM Educators’ Views of Technology: A Case of Canada, China and Korea

April 21, 2017 | Research seminar by Dr. Marina Milner-Bolotin, EDCP. More


Wild About Vancouver Outdoor Education Festival

April 22-30, 2017 | WAV partners with local organizations and schools to provide dozens of free, outdoor activities/lessons. More


UBC Beach Walk Adventure

April 25, 2017 | Join us for a beach walk adventure to explore the UBC campus and the surrounding beaches, and take a healthy outdoor break. More


Faculty Development Spring Workshops | Workshop for Associate Professors on Promotion to Professor

April 27, 2017 | This workshop is part of the Faculty of Education Faculty Development Spring Workshop series. More


“Trying to square the circle”: Research ethics and Canadian higher education

April 27, 2017 | A Department of Educational Studies Critical Dialogues Seminar. More


SPARK: The Early Years – Supporting Practice, Advocacy, Research, and Knowledge

April 28-29, 2017 | SPARK 2017 is a peer-reviewed conference that offers students and practitioners an open space to share, discuss, and build upon the current challenges and accomplishments in the early years. More


Faculty of Education Alumni Reception at AERA (San Antonio, TX)

April 29, 2017 | In conjunction with AERA in San Antonio, TX, Dr. Blye Frank, Dean of the UBC Faculty of Education, invites alumni, students, faculty members, and friends to a reception. More


C2UExpo2017

May 1-5, 2017 | Held every two years, the conference allows community members, universities, colleges, government, and non-profit organizations to work together to create an innovative learning environment where research, knowledge, and relationships can be shared and cultivated over a conference program. More


Eighth Annual Evening in Support of CampOUT!

May 1, 2017 | Enjoy an intimate evening of fine food and great company, while learning more about this exceptional youth leadership program that is making a positive impact in the lives of BC’s queer and trans youth. More


The Power of Teaching for Diversity and Inclusion

May 3, 2017 | Hear from incredible educators who share a passion and vision for the transformative power of teaching for a diverse, inclusive and equitable society. More


IDEAS 2017: Leading Educational Change

May 4-5, 2017 | The IDEAS conference brings together Innovators, Designers, Educators, Academics and Students (IDEAS) from K-12, post-secondary and government to rise to the challenge of designing for today’s new learning landscape. More


International Conference on Cultural Studies and Education

May 4-6, 2017 | This conference aims to address various questions about cultural studies and/of education. More


Transforming Schools: Creativity, Critical Reflection, Communication, Collaboration

May 4, 2017 | Transforming Schools shows how schools can change teaching and leadership to embed and enact the 4Cs. More


UBC Staff and Faculty Sports Day

May 5, 2017 | Join us for a free, fun event for staff and faculty to build teamwork and celebrate the end of the school year. More


UBC Sports Science Symposium

May 5, 2017 | The UBC Thunderbirds Sport Science Symposium is a one-day sports science symposium hosting a wide breadth of presenters and attendees across all disciplines and sport science facets at UBC. More


20th Annual Investigating Our Practices (IOP) Conference

May 6, 2017 | UBC hosts experienced and aspiring educators from many contexts to share their questions, investigations and understandings of their practice. More


Augmented and Virtual Reality — Pedagogical Possibilities

May 8, 2017 | Come join us for a Celebrate Learning Week event where we’ll explore some of the possibilities of our initial forays into AR and VR including the use of Aurasma and Google Cardboard. More


ABCDE Symposium: Aboriginal Student Recruitment and Retention in Teacher Education

May 10, 2017 | A one-day symposium organized by the Association of British Columbia Deans of Education (ABCDE) and the Aboriginal Working Group. More


Retirement Reception for Dr. Jo-ann Archibald

May 10, 2017 | Please join us as we honour the contributions and achievements of Dr. Jo-ann Archibald on her retirement from the Faculty of Education. More


2017 BC Teacher Education Roundtable

May 11 – 12, 2017 | The Faculty of Education is pleased to welcome educators and administrators to the 2017 BC Teacher Education Roundtable conference. More


7th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium

May 11, 2017 | Please join us for the 7th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium at the First Nations Longhouse, UBC. More


Educator TLC: Teach and Lead with Compassion (SEL BC Event)

May 11, 2017 | Join SEL BC and Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl for a dinner event with Mark T. Greenberg and Christa Turksma. More


Aboriginal Literacy K to 12 Symposium

May 12, 2017 | The goal for this Symposium is to support teachers, librarians, administrators, community members, academics, and other education representatives to enhance literacy learning with Aboriginal perspectives, content, and pedagogies, as well as consider strategies and goals for improving literacy outcomes for Aboriginal learners. More


CITE 20 Celebration

May 13, 2017 | Alumni, Students, Instructors and Friends of the Community for Inquiry in Teacher Education (CITE) cohort are invited to the 20th Year Celebration. More


Roundtable: What do rankings tell us about higher education? International and Interdisciplinary Perspectives

May 15 & May 16, 2017 | Join us for two public events connected to a four-day Peter Wall Roundtable at UBC, What do rankings tell us about higher education? International and Interdisciplinary Perspectives. More


Teacher Education Program Webinar

May 15, 2017 | Join us at this free online information session to learn about the UBC BEd program and the admissions process. More


Digital Media in Education Conference

May 17-19, 2017 | Save the Date for the first ever Digital Media in Education Conference in beautiful Kelowna, British Columbia hosted by the University of British Columbia. More


Congregation May 2017

May 25, 2017 | Join us at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts to celebrate the graduating classes of 2017. More


Faculty of Education Alumni Reception at CSSE (Toronto, ON)

May 29, 2017 | In conjunction with CSSE in Toronto, ON, Dr. Blye Frank, Dean of the UBC Faculty of Education, invites alumni, students, faculty members, and friends to a reception. More


Faculty Development Spring Workshops | Promotion & Tenure Workshop for Assistant Professors

June 5, 2017 | This workshop is part of the Faculty of Education Faculty Development Spring Workshop series. More


Teacher Education Program Webinar

June 20, 2017 | Join us at this free online information session to learn about the UBC BEd program and the admissions process. More