Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Let’s focus on education, not university rankings

UBC professor Dr. Michelle Stack commented on university rankings following the release of the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings. More


Social, emotional learning at centre of new B.C. school curriculum

Indo-Canadian Voice spoke with UBC education professor Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl about work on social and emotional learning pioneered with Dr. Shelly Hymel. More


Chinese languages gain ground in Metro Vancouver: 2016 census

The Vancouver Sun cited work by Dr. Bonny Norton in a story about the increasing number of Chinese-language speakers in Metro Vancouver. More


Think disability is a tragedy? We pity you

The Conversation published an op-ed co-written by Dr. Michelle Stack about disability prejudice in schools. More


UBC moves up in Times Higher Education World University Rankings

The University of British Columbia (UBC) has moved up in rankings according to a Yahoo! Canada News report on the 2018 Times Higher Education World University Rankings released Tuesday. More


Educators should play more important role fighting racism: Prof

CBC interviewed Dr. Michelle Stack, a professor in UBC’s department of educational studies, about the role of educators in fighting racism. More


Charlottesville: White educators need to fight racism every day

Dr. Michelle Stack, a UBC education professor, wrote an op-ed about the role of education in fighting racism following the terrorist attack in Charlottesville. More


Parents encouraged to talk to kids about Charlottesville

The Canadian Press interviewed Dr. Michelle Stack, a UBC education professor, about the role of education in combating or fueling discrimination. More


Who ever heard of an independent evaluation?

The Mandarin reported on a keynote presentation given by Dr. Sandra Mathison at the recent annual Australasian Evaluation Society conference in Canberra, Australia. More


B.C. teaching programs see increase in applications

A CBC story on BC's teacher hiring spree quoted Dr. Wendy Carr, Associate Dean of teacher education, and Professor Emeritus Dr. Charles Ungerleider. More