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

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

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

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

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

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

Canvas Training

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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