News

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LLED welcomes Dr. Jennifer Jenson 2018/07/20

We are very pleased to announce that Dr. Jennifer Jenson will be joining LLED on January 1, 2019. More


All Connect Courses to be Migrated by the end of Summer

By the end of summer, all UBC courses will be migrated from Connect to Canvas. Keep reading for more information on how you can migrate your course. More


Upgrade to Web Conferencing Room 308A

The web conferencing room, Room 308A in Neville Scarfe, has been upgraded! There is also a new mobile unit. More


Mitacs’s Globalink Research Award – Deadline September 30th 2018/07/19

$6,000 for senior undergraduate and graduate students in Canada to conduct 12–24-week research projects at universities overseas. More


Staff Wellness Day Recap 2018/07/18

On Thursday July 12th, the Faculty of Education staff came together for an afternoon of food, fun, and socializing. More


Transformative Educational Leadership Program Alumni Reception 2018/07/16

Thank you to all who attended the TELP Alumni Reception on July 10th, 2018. It was a pleasure to host you and we hope to see you again in the future. More


Travel Grant – Indigenous Gender and Wellness – Apply Now! 2018/07/13

Indigenous Gender and Wellness Idea Fair and Learning Circle - June 18 - 20, 2019 Travel Grant application now open! Deadline November 8th, 2018 More


2018 Murray Elliott Service Award 2018/07/12

This award honours those associated with the Faculty of Education who have made an outstanding contribution to the Teacher Education Program at UBC. More


Welcome to Dr. Vicki Knight! 2018/07/11

ECPS Department is pleased to welcome Dr. Vicki Knight! More


Welcome, Vanessa Smith! 2018/07/09

Please join us in congratulating Vanessa Smith on her appointment to the Manager of Professional Learning and Administrating in PDCE. More


Welcome, Dr. Meike Wernicke! 2018/07/03

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Meike Wernicke to the department as Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in French Education and French Teacher Education. More


Congratulations to Pramod Sah who has been awarded a Li Tze Fong Memorial Fellowship 2018/06/27

Please join us in congratulating Pramod Sah who was recently awarded the Li Tze Fong Memorial Fellowship from UBC. More


LLED welcomes English-Language teachers from Tokyo, Japan 2018/06/26

LLED is pleased to host 22 secondary-school English-language teachers from Tokyo Metropolitan Board of Education for a ten-week PD program. More


Congratulations to Dr. Marianne McTavish, who has been named Associate Dean of Teacher Education 2018/06/25

Please join us in congratulating Marianne on her new appointment! More


ORE’s SSHRC Insight Grants Peer Review Program 2018/06/21

ORE launches joint ORE-SPARC peer review program to support 2018 SSHRC Insight Grant applications. More


SSHRC Special Call Connection Grant: Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation

IRCR Connection Grants support short-term KM initiatives that contribute to the CRCC-prioritized national dialogue. More


Neville’s Cafe Summer Hours

Neville's Cafe in Scarfe will re-open on July 3, providing a selection of daily panini, sandwiches, soups, wraps, baked goods and beverages. More


Vancouver and Okanagan Faculties of Education Merge and Okanagan School of Education Opens July 1st 2018/06/18

July 1st marks the merging of UBC Okanagan and Vancouver Faculties of Education and the opening of the new Okanagan School of Education. More


Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education 2018/06/12

The deadline for the Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education is coming up on Monday June 18. More


Congratulations to Dr. Guofang Li on her successful SSHRC Insight Grant application 2018/06/07

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Guofang Li for her success with her project, “Behind the model minority mask: Identifying early factors in Canton More


Congratulations to the Recent Faculty of Education Grant Recipients! 2018/06/06

This has been a tremendous year for grant awards and these successes speak to the excellence and capacity of our scholars. More


Rahela Nayebzadah successfully defended her dissertation. Congratulations! 2018/06/05

Rahela Nayebzadah successfully defended her dissertation titled "Red Tears of Pearl: Making Space for Afghan-Canadian Muslim Diasporas in Postcolonial More


UBC Sustainability Initiative – Interdisciplinary Education Grant Program 2018/06/04

The UBC Sustainability Initiative is excited to launch a new Interdisciplinary Education Grant program. Applications are now open. More


Dr. Mona Gleason Receives Two Awards from the Canadian Historical Association 2018/05/30

Congratulations to Dr. Gleason, who received both the 2018 Neil Sutherland Prize for Best Article and the 2018 Best Article Award. More


Fall 2018 New Course Offering – Living Language: Science and Society 2018/05/28

In September the first ever University-wide course in Language Sciences. Living Language: Science and Society co-taught by Janet Weker and Mark Turin. More


Congratulations to Anar Rajabali on receiving the ARTS PhD Graduate Award at CSSE 2018/05/24

PhD graduate Anar Rajabali is the 2018 recipient of the ARTS (Arts Researchers and Teachers) PhD Graduate Award at CSSE. More


Alumni Builder Awards

Dean Frank presented Mr. Leon Tuey and Mrs. Joan Tuey with the Faculty's Alumni Builder Award for their outstanding support to Faculty. More


Congratulations to Dr. Sterett Mercer on being awarded the U.S. Institute of Education Sciences Grant 2018/05/23

Congratulations to Dr. Sterett Mercer (ECPS) on being awarded a $1.4 Million U.S. Institute of Education Sciences grant with his U.S. colleagues. More


Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence Recipients Announced 2018/05/22

Dean Blye Frank recognized several outstanding staff members nominated for the 2018 Faculty of Education Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence. More