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Intergenerational Landed Learning Project Recipient of 2013 NSERC Science Promotion Award

Congratulations to Drs. Jolie Mayer-Smith and Linda Peterat on receiving a 2013 NSERC Award for Science Promotion for the Intergenerational Landed Learning Project. More


Steve Cardwell Appointed Director of Executive Educational Leadership Program

Dean Blye Frank is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Steve Cardwell as Director of Educational Leadership Program effective January 1, 2015. More


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. More


Aboriginal History Month 2014

Celebrating National Aboriginal History Month is an important tribute to the heritage and diversity of First Nation, Inuit and Métis communities across Canada. More


2014 UBC Equity Enhancement Fund Awards

Two proposals from the Faculty of Education were amongst those successful at receiving the 2014 UBC Equity Enhancement Fund. More


New Headship Appointments Announced

Dean Blye Frank announces the new headship appointments for the departments of Language & Literacy Education and Education Studies. More


Jean Barman Receives George Woodcock Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to Dr. Jean Barman, Professor Emerita, EDST, who has been awarded the George Woodcock Lifetime Achievement Award. More


TEC Expo 2014

On June 5, 2014 more than 90 visitors attended the first Annual TEC (Techology Enhanced Classroom) Expo. More


Alumna to Receive Order of British Columbia

Education alumna Jane Hungerford, BEd 1967, is one of ten UBC alumni who will be appointed to the Order of British Columbia in 2014. More


2014 Jacqueline Farquhar Endowment for Children’s Mental Health

Dr. Shelley Hymel is the recipient of the 2014 Jacqueline Farquhar Endowment for Children’s Mental Health. More


CERA David Bateson New Scholar Award

Doctoral candidate Christopher Campbell is the recipient of the 2013-2014 CERA David Bateson New Scholar Award. More


2014 Equity Enhancement Fund Recipients Announced

Two proposals from the Faculty of Education were amongst those successful at receiving the 2014 UBC Equity Enhancement Fund. More


2014 HSS Seed Grant Awardees

Congratulations to Faculty of Education researchers awarded 2014 HSS Seed Grants. More


Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence 2013-2014

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

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

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


2014 Hampton Fund Research Grant Awardees

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

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


Emergency Preparedness Week 2014

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


UBC KIN Students Take All Four UBC Athlete of the Year Awards

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

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

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


NITEP 40th Anniversary

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


2013-2014 Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards

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

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

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

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