Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

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


Douglas Todd: Canadian boys suffer from lack of male teachers

UBC Education Professor Emeritus Marv Westwood was interviewed for a Vancouver Sun column about the need for Canadian boys to have male teachers as positive role models. More


School district applauds commitment to recruit French teachers from abroad

An article in Pique Magazine mentioned the creation of 37 additional spaces in French teacher-education programs at UBC and Simon Fraser University over the next two years. More