Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

More than words

Natalia Balyasnikova and Harini Rajagopal are PhD candidates at UBC, with research focusing on senior EAL learners and young EAL learners respectively More


Dr. Lee Gunderson and Dr. Wendy Carr featured in Sing Tao Daily’s Vancouver edition

Hong Kong based newspaper Sing Tao Daily reached out to professors and experts from UBC, including LLED's Dr. Lee Gunderson and Dr. Wendy Carr, to hel More


Cell phones in school

Michelle Stack, a professor in UBC’s faculty of education, was interviewed about France’s decision to ban cell phones from schools. More


BC teachers given new tools to teach digital literacy

Teachers in BC will be starting the new school year armed with a new curriculum aimed at teaching students about protecting themselves online. More


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