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Congratulations to Pramod Sah on receiving a Killam Doctoral Scholarship 2018/10/29

We are pleased to announce that our 3rd year PhD student Pramod Sah has been awarded a Killam Doctoral Scholarship. More

Congratulations Maymie Tegart on Being Awarded the Premier’s Award for Excellence in Education 2018/10/19

Faculty of Education Alumnus, Maymie Tegart, awarded the Premier's Award for Excellence in Education: Outstanding Teacher Award. More

Three Faculty of Education Faculty Members Have Been Inducted Into the UBC Quarter Century Club

Congratulations to our three Faculty of Education faculty members who have been inducted to into the UBC Quarter Century Club. More

2019 MSFHR Scholar Competition

Guidelines and information on the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research 2019 Scholar competition now available. Applications open Nov 1. More

Partnership Engage Grants 2018/10/15

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants support partnerships between the academic sector and one non-academic partner. More

EDST Student Denneisha Griffin-Pinnock Awarded Rick Hansen “Man in Motion” Fellowship

Congratulations to Denneisha Griffin-Pinnock (MEd, ALE student) who has received one of two Man in Motion fellowships awarded this year. More

Neville’s Cafe Summer Hours 2018/06/21

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

LLED Summer 2018 featured courses 2018/05/18

For any students still thinking about summer courses, please consider these featured courses we’re offering in July. More

Announcement: New Assistant Dean of DAE, Dr. Suzanne Scott 2018/05/15

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Scott’s return to the Faculty of Education. More

2017/2018 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award Winners Announced 2018/05/10

Randip Gill and Geralyn Ruissen are recipients of the 2017/2018 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award. More

2018 Teaching Prize Winners Announced

We are very pleased to announce our latest faculty award winners, Dr. Bathsheba Opini, Dr. Cash Ahenakew, and Dr. Karen Meyer. More

Canvas Education Library Course 2018/05/09

Faculty of Education students now have access to an Education Library Canvas course with video resources and a discussion board to ask a librarian. More

Mental Health Literacy 3 Day Institute 2018/05/08

Educators and school mental health leads from 19 BC school districts are working with Dr Stan Kutcher and psychologist/ProD lead, Andrew Baxter. More

Lynne Tomlinson is the New Assistant Dean, pro tem, Office of Professional Development and Community Engagement

Lynne is passionate about improving the life chances of all students. Please join us in welcoming Lynne Tomlinson to her new role. More

Faculty of Education Staff & Faculty Receive 50% Off Active Kids Gymnastics and Camp Programs! 2018/05/07

Summer Gymnastics camps and classes will open for registration on Mon May 14. More

Dr. Wendy Carr – 2018 Recipient of the Association of BC Deans of Education Teacher Educator of the Year Award

Congratulations to Dr. Wendy Carr on receiving the 2018 ABCDE Teacher Educator of the Year Award! More

PDCE Responds to Curriculum Changes with Fresh New Courses 2018/05/04

PDCE has created some helpful courses during their Summer Institutes to help you with the transition. More

Open Invitation for Learning Technology Support 2018/05/03

The ETS office is offering an open invitation to faculty in the Faculty of Education to contact us for learning technology support (including Canvas!) More

Congratulations to Dr. Annette Henry for winning the 2018 Equity Award from CAUT

Dr. Annette Henry received the 2018 Equity Award from the Canadian Association of University Teachers. Congratulations, Annette! More

New Appointment: Dr. Mona Gleason, Head, Educational Studies 2018/04/27

Dean Blye Frank is pleased to announce that the Provost has accepted the Advisory Committee’s recommendation and approved that Dr. Mona Gleason be appointed as the new Department Head, Educational Studies, effective September 1, 2018.  More

Weekly Learning Technology Drop-ins

Are you looking for extra help with Canvas? ETS hosts a one hour open drop in every Tuesday from 12:00 - 1:00 pm for learning technology support.  More

Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond Appointed Director of the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre

UBC is pleased to announce that Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond has been appointed as the inaugural Director of the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre More

2018 R.W.B. Jackson Award

Dr. Stephanie Anderson (PhD '17) has received the 2018 R.W.B. Jackson Award for the best article in the Canadian Journal of Education. More

Seniors stick with fitness routines when they work out together

Older adults tend to attend group fitness classes more regularly when exercising with their peers. More

Equity Enhancement Grant Awarded to Dr. Darren Warburton 2018/04/24

Equity Enhancement Fund granted to Dr. Darren Warburton for "Transforming our Understanding, Enhancing our Practices: Engaging Indigenous Ways of Knowing Across the Curriculum." More

IB Alumni 5th Year Anniversary Reception 2018/04/23

The Director International Baccalaureate hosted the IB Alumni 5th year anniversary reception. More

Dr. Sam Rocha selected as Carl A. Grant Scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison 2018/04/19

Dr. Rocha, assistant professor, EDST, was selected as an outstanding scholar in higher education and will be giving three talks, including the 'Carl A. Grant Lecture: The Humanities as Pre-Qualitative Research.' More

2017/18 Ted T. Aoki Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in Curriculum Studies

Congratulations to Samira Thomas (PhD '17), winner of the 2017- 2018 Ted T. Aoki Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in Curriculum Studies. More

Introducing UBC’s New Strategic Plan: Shaping UBC’s Next Century

UBC is proud to launch its new strategic plan, Shaping UBC’s Next Century, setting out our collective vision and purpose, and our goals and strategies for the years ahead. More

Congratulations to Dr. Bonny Norton on Receiving CUES Grant

Dr. Bonny Norton and her community partner, Education without Borders, have been awarded a grant in the inaugural UBC Community-University Engagement Support (CUES) competition. More