Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Des données probantes pour améliorer le bilinguisme (Evidence to improve bilingualism)

Dr. Wendy Carr was interviewed by French TV Ontario about her co-edited State of French Second Language Education in Canada research report. More

Promise of universal public education unfulfilled for students with special needs

The Vancouver Sun published an op-ed by Dr. Charles Ungerleider, a UBC education professor emeritus, about students with special needs. More

How Legos helped build a classroom lesson on white privilege

The Globe and Mail interviewed Dr. Wendy Carr, Associate Dean of teacher education at UBC, about teaching the concept of white privilege in classrooms. More

Ontario school board targets offensive Halloween costumes

The Globe and Mail quoted Dr. Michelle Stack, a professor in UBC’s department of educational studies, in a story about offensive Halloween costumes. More

Contact! Unload play featured at Invictus Games

Dr. George Belliveau (LLED) was interviewed by CTV News Channel about the play, Contact! Unload, which was performed during the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto. More

Aga Khan Academies IB/UBC Partnership – Cultivating IB Leader-Educators

Aga Khan Academies and the UBC Faculty of Education have partnered to offer the Teacher Preparation Programme (TPP) focused on International Baccalaureate (IB) teaching and learning. More

School board by-election comes down to whom voters punish

Dr. Jason Ellis (EDST) spoke to the Vancouver Sun about the school board by-election. More

‘We, as Canadians, are afraid to deal with racism’

The Tyee interviewed Dr. Annette Henry, the David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education at UBC, about systemic racism in Canada. More

Trying to quit smoking? Put your lungs to work

Carly Priebe, a postdoctoral fellow in UBC’s School of Kinesiology, spoke to Men’s Fitness about her research that connected a running program to the ability to quit smoking. More

Acting against racism

Dr. Handel K. Wright was quoted in a North Shore News article about combating racism. More