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UBC Faculty of Education is ranked 10th in the world 2021/03/04

The UBC Faculty of Education in the University of British Columbia is ranked 10th in the world by QS World University Rankings for 2021. More


Congratulations to Dr. Jan Hare, Dean pro tem of the UBC Faculty of Education, effective July 1, 2021. More

University Killam Professor in the Faculty of Education 2021/01/14

January 14, 2021 Congratulations to Dr. Bonny Norton, FRSC on her University Killam Professorship The highest honour UBC can confer on a faculty member, a University Killam Professorship recognizes exceptional teachers and researchers who are leaders in their fields, and who have received international recognition for their talents. Every University Killam Professor makes a unique […] More

Canada Research Chairs in the Faculty of Education 2020/12/16

Canada Research Chairs' excellence in the pursuit of knowledge elevates Canada’s position as a worldwide leader in research. The Faculty of Education is home to six Canada Research Chairs, including three new chairs whose work will make a global impact in data science, Indigenous wellbeing and education. More

Dr. Handel Kashope Wright Appointed as Senior Advisor on Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence 2020/11/27

We congratulate Dr. Handel Kashope Wright on his appointment as the Senior Advisor to the President on Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence. More

CIHR Update on Strategic Funding Opportunities

Update Regarding Delay of Strategic Funding Opportunities More

NOI Deadline for UBC Internal Research Awards & Prizes

Nominate a faculty peer for one of UBC's 2020 Research Awards! More

UBC Library Support in Making Course Materials Available Online for the Fall 2020/07/10

Due to COVID-19, UBC Library branches will remain closed for at least the start of Winter term and print course reserve items will not be available. More

A Systems Approach to Social Change 2020/07/03

Peter Wall Institute offers funding to support interdisciplinary groups working to develop publication that help address current societal crises. More

Camp in a Box: Leveraging Learning at Home A New Type of Summer Camp 2020/07/02

How do you run summer camp in a pandemic? More

Celebrating Mars Wrigley’s philanthropy

UBC Faculty of Education expresses our deepest gratitude towards Mars Wrigley for supporting CampOUT!. More

Lynn Wainwright, BA’ 94, BEd’ 95, Winner of 2020 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher of the Year Award! 2020/05/28

Winner of the 2020 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award. More

Celebrating the inspired philanthropy of The Edith Lando Charitable Foundation 2020/05/26

UBC Faculty of Education expresses our deepest gratitude towards The Edith Lando Charitable Foundation. More

Joseph Katz Memorial Scholarship – An Impact Story 2020/05/25

“We see you. The work is important and there’s lots more to do. Keep going.” More

Researcher of the Year, Social Science and Humanities – Dr. Sabre Cherkowski 2020/05/07

Congratulations to Dr. Sabre Cherkowski, OSE, for receiving the UBCO 2020 Researcher of the Year, Social Sciences and Humanities. More

Canadian Committee for Graduate Students in Education Mentorship Award – Dr. André Mazawi 2020/05/06

Congratulations to Dr. André Mazawi, EDST, recipient of the 2020 Canadian Committee for Graduate Students in Education (CCGSE) Mentorship Award. The CCGSE Mentorship Award is awarded annually in recognition of exceptional mentorship at the level of graduate instruction. More

Clifford J. Anastasiou Award in Education 2020/05/05

We are very thankful for the Anastasiou family's generosity towards Faculty of Education teacher candidates. More

Tell Us Your Story 2020/05/04

If you have a story about how someone’s generosity helped you and say thank you to our supportive donors, we would love to hear from you. More

Reminder: B.Ed Nominations for Awards and Prizes 2020/04/21

A reminder that the deadline for submitting the B.Ed nominations for awards and prizes is May 30, 2020. More

Active Kids Launches New Virtual Intro to Gymnastics Classes

Active Kids launches new virtual intro to gymnastics classes for 4 to 6-year olds on April 29. More

UBCO 2020 Golden Apple Award – Dr. Peter Arthur

Congratulations to Dr. Peter Arthur for receiving a UBCO 2020 Golden Apple Award. More

Dr. Kathryn Accurso is the 2020 recipient of the Ruth Crymes TESOL Academies Fellowships 2020/04/17

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Kathryn Accurso on receiving the 2020 Ruth Crymes TESOL Academies Fellowships Award! More

Dr. Rob Bedi Receives the UBC and University of Washington Collaborative Research Mobility Award

Dr. Rob Bedi has been awarded the UBC-University of Washington Collaborative Research Mobility Award More

COVID-19 Video Message from the Department of Language & Literacy Education

Short messages to the LLED and Faculty of Education community from our faculty members! More

The John and Doris Andrews Research and Development Award 2020/04/09

Up to $6,000 in research funding for educational research and development projects that impact community and make a contribution to society. More

SSHRC Explore Grant

Up to $7,000 to support early stage research activities by faculty that will lead to the development of external research funding applications. More

Faculty of Education Jacqueline Farquhar Endowment for Children’s Mental Health

Up to $6,000 to translate completed research into accessible forms that community stakeholders and educators can utilize to impact practice. More

Postponed: International Research Visiting Fellowship

Due to COVID-19 concerns the ORE's International Research Visiting Fellowships competition has been postponed, likely into the fall. New deadline TBA. More