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How a one-time Grizzlies ball boy became Raptors’ coach

UBC education alumnus Jon Lee’s journey from Vancouver Grizzlies ball boy to the Toronto Raptors’ strength and conditioning coach is chronicled in a new article in the National Post. More

More Indigenous teachers needed

After 40 years and more than 370 graduates, UBC's Indigenous Teacher Education Program (NITEP) remains as vital as ever. More

Value Village pulls ‘sexy’ Halloween kids costumes

Value Village is facing heat from parents for selling Halloween costumes deemed too sexy for kids. More

B.C. schools focus on educating hearts

UBC Education professor Kimberly Schonert-Reichl discusses the move toward social and emotional learning in BC schools. More

New UBC prof explores the grip of Aboriginal gang life in the Prairies

Education professor Alanaise Goodwill discusses gang involvement among Aboriginal youth in the Prairies in this UBC Expert Spotlight. More

‘Food Doesn’t Come from a Grocery Store’

The Intergenerational Landed Learning Project at the UBC Farm is helping teach children from Vancouver area schools how to grow, harvest and cook food. More

PTSD: not just a military problem

UBC counselling psychology professor Daniel Cox says post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can affect anyone. More

Court battle resumes between B.C. teachers and the province

The provincial government’s appeal of B.C. teachers’ bargaining rights is back in court today. More

Young kids taught social media at school

Social media is part of the lesson plan at one elementary school in British Columbia. More

For kids, the meal is the message

A UBC Education alumnus’ efforts to increase “food literacy” among children are highlighted in a new article in the Tyee. More