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The Faculty of Education in the media.

Shortage of French teachers acute across B.C., report finds
Tue Apr 21 2015

Teachers studying in the French specialist teacher training program are in demand, says Wendy Carr, director of the teacher education program at UBC. More

Coffin art helps vets heal from PTSD
Tue Apr 21 2015

A collaborative art project is helping veterans heal from the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder. More

Art Project Helps Veterans Cope with PTSD
Tue Apr 21 2015

A dual art project funded by the Movember Foundation is helping vets deal with mental health issues and advocate for improved treatment of veterans. More

UBC expert says kids benefit from learning outdoors
Thu Apr 16 2015

Hartley Banack, a lecturer at UBC’s Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, advocates for outdoor-education programs for kids. More

How can we raise confident and compassionate boys?
Thu Apr 02 2015

Dean Blye Frank joins experts in addressing the question of how to help raise confident and compassionate boys. More

Pacific Northwest history details role of French Canadians
Sun Mar 29 2015

The history of the Pacific Northwest is generally told from a British or American perspective, but Dr. Jean Barman’s latest book helps correct the record. More

Vancouver tribute pole shines a light on the journey of veterans
Wed Mar 25 2015

A tribute pole being carved by veterans from Afghanistan is part of a project to tell the veterans’ stories and the challenges they face upon their return home. More

Tech turbo-charges high school science fairs
Sun Mar 22 2015

Students’ access to new content and wireless communication have affected the evolution of science fairs, according to UBC education professor Don Krug. More

University strikes and why unions are storming the ivory towers
Sun Mar 15 2015

The unionization is a reaction to the “corporatization” of universities, says UBC Faculty of Education emeritus Bill Bruneau. More

Men must take care of the mind
Thu Mar 05 2015

Men shouldn't hesitate to talk about their problems, say UBC education professor Marvin Westwood and PhD student Duncan Shields. More