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Dr. Bonny Norton Inducted as Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada 2016/11/30

Dr. Bonny Norton (LLED) gave a PechaKucha presentation on the African Storybook Project on the occasion of her induction as a new Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. More


Congratulations: RBC Learn to Play Grant 2016/11/25

Congratulations to Stephen McGinley (EDCP) on being part of a research group jointly awarded an RBC Learn to Play grant. More


Congratulations: 2016 Murray Elliot Award for Outstanding Service to Teacher Education

Congratulations to Jo-Anne Naslund on receiving the 2016 Murray Elliott Award for Outstanding Service to Teacher Education in the Faculty of Education. More


UBC Education Professor debates Professor Jordan Peterson in University of Toronto academic forum on Bill C-16 and gender provisions of the Ontario Human Rights Code 2016/11/19

On November 19, UBC Faculty of Education Senior Associate Dean and Professor Mary Bryson participated in the high-profile, Forum Examining Bill C-16 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, hosted by the University of Toronto. Recorded session is now available. More


UBC Kinesiology launches new Masters of High Performance Coaching and Technical Leadership 2016/11/18

The School of Kinesiology will soon offer a new Masters of High Performance Coaching and Technical Leadership Degree. More


2016 Bachelor of Education Student Awards 2016/11/17

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015/2016 Bachelor of Education Student Awards. More


Congratulations: Best Paper Awards at STEM 2016 Conference 2016/11/14

Congratulations to Drs. Marina Milner-Bolotin, David Anderson, and Samson Nashon, Department of Curriculum & Pedagogy (EDCP), on being recognized with two Best Paper Awards at the STEM 2016 Conference in Beijing, China. More


Wild About Vancouver Outdoor Education Festival

A framed poster was presented to the Faculty of Education for its generous support to the Wild About Vancouver Outdoor Education Festival. More


Faculty of Education announces new research areas of Indigenous Health and Reconciliation 2016/11/04

The UBC Faculty of Education posts two new positions to represent new research areas of Indigenous Health and Wellbeing and Indigenous Resurgence and Reconciliation in Education. More


Congratulations: AESA Taylor & Francis Past President’s Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Research 2016/11/01

Congratulations to EDCP doctoral candidate Sam Stiegler on being one of four recipients of the AESA Taylor & Francis Past President’s Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Research. More


Congratulations: Joy Butler Receives Lifetime Achievement Award 2016/10/31

Congratulations to Dr. Joy Butler on being awarded a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ at the 6th International TGfU Conference. More


Congratulations: Drs. Mark Beauchamp & Darren Warburton Receive Prevention Research Grant 2016/10/26

Congratulations to Drs. Mark Beauchamp and Darren Warburton (KIN) for being part of the team that was just awarded $421,863 from the Canadian Cancer Society. More


Congratulations: Mitacs Accelerate + Istuary Innovation Labs Award – Joint UBC-SFU Project 2016/10/15

Congratulations to Dr. Stephen Petrina (EDCP) on being part of a joint UBC-SFU project receiving an award from the Mitacs Accelerate program. More


Public Scholars Initiative Welcomes Education Doctoral Candidates for 2016-2017 2016/10/05

Congratulations to the Faculty of Education doctoral candidates selected for the Public Scholars Initiative for 2016/2017. More


VSB Trustees Appoint Steve Cardwell Acting Superintendent of Schools 2016/09/30

VSB Chair Mike Lombardi announced today that Steve Cardwell has been appointed Acting Superintendent of Schools. More


Congratulations: Dr. Patsy Duff receives 2017 AAAL Distinguished Scholarship and Service Award (DSSA) 2016/09/28

Congratulations to Dr. Patsy Duff (LLED) on receiving the 2017 AAAL Distinguished Scholarship and Service Award (DSSA). More


Congratulations: Grant for Catalyzing Research Clusters 2016/09/21

Congratulations to Drs. Rita Irwin and Stephen Petrina (EDCP), members of a team receiving a grant for Catalyzing Research Clusters from the Office of the Vice President Research & International. More


2016 Playlists for Learning Winners Announced 2016/09/20

Congratulations to Educational Technology Support on submitting one of 11 winning proposals in the 2016 Digital Media + Learning competition. More


2016 Undergraduate Awards – Highly Commended 2016/09/19

Congratulations to Education alumna Amrit Sanghe (BEd '16) and TEO's Michael Goco on being highly commended by the Undergraduate Awards for 2016. More


Call for Volunteers: Forum 2016 2016/09/16

Volunters are needed for the 7th Annual Military and Veteran Health Research Forum on November 21-23, 2016, co-hosted by UBC's Faculty of Education. More


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