Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Dr. Veronica Jane Strong-Boag Appointed to Order of Canada

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, announced 105 new appointments to the Order of Canada. More

The Globe’s interview with Dr. Annette Henry

Dr. Annette Henry was interviewed by the Globe recently on the topic of race. More

High grades for Burns Lake from student teachers

Teacher candidates Rachel Vukovich and Cassie Tagseth spoke to the Burns Lake News recently about their three-week rural community field experience. More

Best Education Universities in Canada: 2018 Ranking

The UBC Faculty of Education has been ranked 2nd overall in Maclean's Best Education Universities in Canada 2018 Ranking. More

More Supports Needed to Keep Indigenous Youth Active, Say Health Advocates

CBC recently featured an article discussing Indigenous youth's access to sports. More

Pending BoG Approval, UBC Vancouver and Okanagan Faculties of Education Set to Merge

Pending approval from the Board of Governors, the merger will create a School of Education, with its own budget and organizational structure on the Okanagan campus. More

Guest Editorial: Aga Khan Academies

Meredith Fenton, Director of the International Baccalaureate Program for the UBC Faculty of Education, wrote a guest editorial for the Aga Khan Academ More

Struggling Hands-on Educational Farm Program Connects Seniors and Youth in Vancouver

An article on the UBC Intergenerational Landed Learning Project draws attention to their crowdfunding campaign. More

Desperate for French teachers, Vancouver comes to Toronto to recruit

CBC Toronto quoted Dr. Wendy Carr, Associate Dean of teacher education at UBC, for an article about the need for French teachers in BC. More

Teenagers should walk, run a mile every day to help protect against depression

The Sun U.K. featured a UBC study by Dr. Mark Beauchamp that found a lack of exercise could be behind increasing rates of mental illness among young More