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Spotlight on Mental Health – Featuring Humble The Poet
Dean Blye Frank, UBC Faculty of Education, hosted a special talk and panel discussion on mental health, featuring Humble The Poet.
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Congratulations to John Nanson for winning the 2019 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award!
John Nanson, Community School Coordinator at Edmonds Community School, is the winner of the 2019 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award.
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2018 Alumni Teacher Award
The Dean of UBC Faculty of Education, Dr. Blye Frank announced Dr. David Beare as the winner of the 2018 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award.
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Technology in Transit Series
Come and show everyone a cool stuff you do with technology and get a T-shirt! This is a student led one-hour lunch period for showcasing what you have done in the classroom, or what you use (an app, any technology) related to teaching and learning. The table is set in the hallway next to the […]
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2017 Alumni Teacher Award – Congratulations Bonnie Sutherland
Congratulations to Bonnie Sutherland, BEd (Elem)'69, MEd'83, who received the Alumni Teacher Award on May 19, 2017.
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2017 Alumni Teacher Award
The 2017 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award will be announced in May 2017. Stay tuned!
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Alumni’s Choice 2017 Summer Institute
Announcing the 2017 Alumni’s Choice Summer Institute: Teaching to Diversity – UDL & The New BC Curriculum.
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Education alumni receive Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence
Congratulations to UBC Faculty of Education alumni Tiffany Poirier (BEd, 2006; MEd, 2012) and Scott Ormiston (BEd, 1982) on receiving the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence.
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Monica Nissen
Monica holds a Bachelor of Education from UBC’s West Kootenay Teacher Education Program. Since graduating, Monica has dedicated herself to educating elementary-school students on the environment and environmental issues. Her position as a Teacher Teaching on Call has allowed Monica to participate in conducting a number of environmental-education programs including the several years she spent as an Outward Bound instructor.
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Stephanie Mervyn
Stephanie holds a Bachelor of Kinesiology and a Bachelor of Education from UBC. It was during her first teaching position in Physical Education, English, and Humanities that she found out about the New Teacher Mentoring Project, a joint BCTF/UBC pilot project aimed at developing mentoring programs to support new teachers within BC school districts that currently do not have structured mentoring programs.
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UBC Brings Teacher Education to Refugees in Dadaab, Kenya
UBC's Faculty of Education is launching an ambitious secondary teacher education diploma program at Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya in August 2014.
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Dennis Tupman
UBC alumnus Dennis Tupman has been involved in music education since the 1950s, moving from elementary and secondary music to advocacy for education in the arts.
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Gary Little Named Director of UBC’s International Baccalaureate (IB) Educator Programs
Dean Blye Frank is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Little as Director of UBC’s International Baccalaureate Educator Programs effective June 1, 2014.
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Alumni Social – St. Catharines
More than 20 alumni and guests attended a reception at the residence of alumna Dr. Fiona Blaikie, Dean of the Brock University Faculty of Education on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, and co-hosted by Dean Blye Frank. Alumni from across Canada were in St. Catharines, Ontario for the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) Annual […]
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Spring Graduation
Thank you to alumnae Paola Baca MEd '10 and Diane Jones MEd '83 for volunteering to welcome new graduates to the alumni community at today's Faculty of Education convocation.
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Alumni Social – Prince George
Thank you to the Prince George UBC Faculty of Education alumni community for joining our alumni social on Thursday, May 8th.
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Alumni Social – North Vancouver
More than 70 attendees gathered at the Gordon Smith Gallery on Wednesday, April 9th...
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AERA Reception
Thank you to the 70 attendees of the University of British Columbia Reception at the 2014 AERA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Alumni Social – Kelowna
The UBC Faculty of Education hosted an alumni social in Kelowna on Thursday, March 13th.
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