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Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence 2013-2014 2014/05/14

Kirsty Robbins is the recipient of the 2013-2014 Dean's Award for Staff Excellence. More


2013 – 2014 Awards Granted at the May Faculty Meeting 2014/05/12

Selected faculty members and graduate teaching assistants were recognized with awards at the Faculty of Education meeting on May 6, 2014. More


Faculty of Education Sessional & Lecturer Teaching Prize 2013-2014 2014/05/10

Holly Keon is the recipient of the 2013-2014 Faculty of Education Sessional & Lecturer Teaching Prize. More


2014 Hampton Fund Research Grant Awardees 2014/05/09

Congratulations to Faculty of Education investigators awarded 2014 UBC Hampton Fund Research Grants. More


2013 – 2014 UBC Killam Faculty Teaching Prize 2014/05/08

Congratulations to Dr. Hartej Gill (EDST) on being awarded a 2013 - 2014 UBC Killam Faculty Teaching Prize. More


UBC Killam Teaching Prize for Graduate Instruction 2013-2014

Dr. Joy Butler is the recipient of the 2013-2014 UBC Killam Teaching Prize for Graduate Instruction. More


UBC Killam Faculty Teaching Prize 2013 – 2014

Dr. Marina Milner-Bolotin is the recipient of the 2013 - 2014 UBC Killam Faculty Teaching Prize. More


CATE Award for Contributions to Research in Teacher Education 2014/05/06

Dr. Peter Grimmitt is the recipient of the 2014 CATE Award for Contributions to Research in Teacher Education. More


Emergency Preparedness Week 2014 2014/05/01

Learn more about preparing yourself and your family for emergencies. More


UBC KIN Students Take All Four UBC Athlete of the Year Awards 2014/04/30

The 93rd annual UBC Big Block Awards and Hall of Fame Banquet on was held Tuesday, April 1st at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. More


Teacher Mentorship: A Provincial Conversation 2014/04/25

Educators from all over the province attended the first conference on teacher mentoring in British Columbia on April 10-11, 2014. More


2014-2015 Wall Scholar Research Award 2014/04/23

Dr. Vanessa Andreotti is the recipient of a 2014-2015 Wall Scholars Research Award from the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. More


Montessori Education 2014/04/22

This September, the Faculty of Education introduces the UBC Introduction to Montessori Education stream in the Bachelor of Education program. More


NITEP 40th Anniversary 2014/04/15

Save the Date! Join us for a celebration of NITEP's 40th Anniversary on October 23rd. More


2013-2014 Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards 2014/04/14

Congratulations to the winners of the Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award and the Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Award for 2013-2014. More


2014 Alumni Teacher Award 2014/04/11

Dean Blye Frank is pleased to announce that Scott Ormiston and Cheryl Sebastian have been named co-winners of the 2014 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award. More


2013-2014 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Congratulations to Ron Darvin, masters candidate in LLED, on being awarded one of the 2013-2014 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships. More


Klara Abdi Among Top 25 SSHRC Storytellers 2014/04/01

Congratulations to Klara Abdi, LLED PhD candidate, on being named one of the Top 25 finalists in the 2014 Research for a Better Life: The Storytellers challenge. More


In Memoriam: Roshan Thomas 2014/03/27

Condolences to the family of Roshan Thomas, one of two Canadians killed by Taliban extremists on March 21, 2014 in Kabul, Afghanistan. More


2014 AERA Division G Award Winners 2014/03/25

Congratulations to Ee-Seul Yoon, EDST, on receiving the 2014 AERA Division G Distinguished Dissertation Award. More


Kadriye Ercikan elected Vice President AERA Division D 2014/03/24

Congratulations on being elected to represent one of the largest Divisions in the AERA. More


African Storybook Project 2014/03/20

Dr. Bonny Norton, LLED, is the research advisor for this new digital storytelling project which promotes literacy and preserves local folklore in Africa. More


2013-2014 Faculty of Education Graduate Student Research Grant Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2013-2014 Faculty of Education Graduate Student Research Grant. More


Tower Crane at Ponderosa Commons 2 2014/03/19

In preparation for the next stage of construction on the Ponderosa Commons Phase 2 site, the first of two tower cranes was erected on Monday, March 31st. More


Kinesiology student named Sport BC University Athlete of the Year 2014/03/17

Congratulations to Shanice Marcelle on being named University Athlete of the Year. More


Mathematics, Weaving, Storywork and Drawing 2014/03/12

The 4th Aboriginal Math Symposium was held Friday, March 7, 2014 at the UBC First Nations Longhouse, bringing together participants from all across the province. More


36th Annual UBC Physics Olympics 2014/03/11

On Saturday, March 8th, 2014, more than 400 students and 50 physics teachers enthusiastically arrived at the UBC Vancouver campus from all over BC to compete for medals in 6 science events. More


The Historical Thinking Project, 2006-2014 2014/03/07

This featured article by Peter Seixas, EDCP, reviews the accomplishments of the Historical Thinking Project over the past eight years. More


Alumna Receives 2014 Influential Women in Business Award

Congratulations to UBC Faculty of Education alumna Barbara Dunfield, BEd '80, who was recognized by Business in Vancouver at its 2014 Influential Women in Business Award on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. More


Kinesiology student named CIS player of the year

Kinesiology student Lisa Barclay keeps MVP award in the UBC family. More