Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Goldie Hawn’s mindfulness program makes kids better at maths
Tue Jan 27 2015

A mindfulness program for children resulted in less stress, more optimism, and better math abilities, a UBC study has found. More

Mindfulness exercises improve kids’ math scores
Mon Jan 26 2015

A UBC study shows that children asked to practice mindfulness found their math scores improved. More

Kids get leg up in life with lessons on mindfulness
Mon Jan 26 2015

Children who are taught mindfulness have better chances of success in school and life says UBC professor Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl. More

I stood up for Michael Brown and all I got were these lousy excuses for systemic racism
Thu Dec 04 2014

An EDST grad student's research intersects with police/community relations in the US. More

Ensure all children properly educated
Mon Jan 19 2015

Hans G. Schuetze, UBC professor emeritus comments on a Jan. 12 column published in the Vancouver Sun. More

UBC Grad wants to light up your ride
Thu Jan 15 2015

UBC School of Kinesiology grad Doug Bairner has launched a new line of stylish biking wearables in the UK, featuring embedded LED lights. More

Pacific Spirit: Heeding the Call of Nature
Thu Jan 08 2015

BC residents gain spiritual benefits from being outdoors. More

Grade 7 pupils turn undergrads at UBC
Fri Jan 02 2015

A provincial program puts students on the fast track to university. More

Modern academia fails us
Tue Jan 06 2015

An associate professor emeritus at UBC is calling for an overhaul in academia to enhance learning and improve opportunities for sessional staff. More

A point of view: The pursuit of happiness
Fri Jan 02 2015

Happiness research carried out by UBC among primary school students highlighted the positive effects of sharing. More