Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Will there be a teacher shortage after the provincial budget?

CKNW interviewed Dr. Charles Ungerleider, a UBC education professor emeritus, for a story about a potential teacher shortage in B.C. More


Black history month, important? Yes, but…

Dr. Annette Henry, the David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education at UBC, spoke to Radio Canada about Black History Month. More


‘The little MOOC that could’: Online course promotes indigenous ways of knowing

Dr. Jan Hare spoke about UBC's Indigenous Education MOOC, Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education. More


Discussing shortage of teachers in B.C.

CBC’s On the Coast featured an interview with Dr. Wendy Carr, the associate dean of UBC’s teacher education program, about the shortage of teachers in B.C. More


Michelle Stack on Sense of Place

On Roundhouse Radio's Sense of Place, Minelle Mahtani spoke with UBC education professor Michelle Stack about the effects of academic boycotts. More


School districts rush to increase staff in wake of landmark ruling

The Globe and Mail quoted UBC education professor emeritus Charles Ungerleider for a story about the hiring spree of teachers and support staff after class size and composition clauses were restored in B.C. More


Why some B.C. schools say letter grade report cards fail students

UBC Education professor Sandra Mathison spoke to CBC Radio about the move away from letter grades in Canada, and the impact it may have on students applying to university. More


How to hack your telomeres to slow aging and live longer

Shape Magazine quoted UBC Kinesiology professor Eli Puterman for an article about telomeres, which are proteins that protect human chromosomes from damage. More


How to talk to kids about racism: An age-by-age guide

UBC professor Annette Henry was interviewed for Today’s Parent about how parents can speak to children about racism. More


When breathing goes awry

Scientific American interviewed UBC Kinesiology professor Michael Koehle for a story about the science of breathing. More