Current Events

The Concept of Validity: UBC as a Center of Research Excellence in Validity Theory & Validation Methods
Event Date: 09/21/2017

Time: Thursday, September 21 from 1:00 – 2:00 pm Location: Scarfe Building, Room 2415 Speaker: Dr. Bruno Zumbo, Professor, ECPS Dr. Bruno Zumbo will provide an overview of his recent developments in the concept of validity in assessment and measurement with an eye toward highlighting UBC’s evolving role as a center of excellence in validity […]
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Julie Ann Sauve – Final M.A. Defence (HDLC)
Event Date: 09/26/2017

  Tuesday, September, 26, 2017 Neville Scarfe, Room 304A Supervisor: Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl (HDLC; Director, Human Early Learning Partnership, SPPH) Supervisory Committee: Dr. Shelley Hymel (HDLC) and Dr. Amery Wu (MERM) Title: Building Teacher Resilience: Relations of Self-Compassion Among Teacher Efficacy and Burnout Abstract: Teacher burnout is a phenomenon that has received a considerable amount of attention. […]
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CNPS Info Session: Tuesday, September 26 @ 5:00pm
Event Date: 09/26/2017

Everyone is welcome to attend. Dr. Dan Cox will be chairing this information session When: September 26, from 5:00 – 6:00 pm Where: Scarfe Building, Room 310
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EPIC Symposia: “Childhood as a Need for an Inquiry-based Philosophical Education”
Event Date: 10/20/2017

This is an event series of four symposia featuring Dr. Walter Omar Kohan, researcher of the National Council of Research of Brazil (CNPq). His main area of inquiry is the relationship between childhood, education and philosophy, and is currently a Visiting Researcher at ECPS. Symposium 1: “Child-time, Timing Childhood” Friday, October 20th, 2017 2:00 – 4:00 […]
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