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Jun 07, 2024
Discover the World of Comics with Tobi Dahmen!

Welcome to the official landing page for the Discussion and Reading event with renowned German illustrator and comics artist, Tobi Dahmen. Event Details: Date: Monday, June 17 Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Pacific Time Location: Friends Quarters, 328 West Hastings Street #Unit 110, Vancouver Admission: Free (Registration Required) Join us for an engaging evening […]
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May 21, 2024
Examining validity using response processes evidence: Are the scores from your measures meaningful?

We’re excited to share a new videorecording featuring Dr. Anita Hubley titled ‘Examining validity using response processes evidence: Are the scores from your measures meaningful?’ This insightful 37-minute video is part of the Sage Research Methods Video: Quantitative and Mixed Methods series. About Dr. Anita Hubley: Dr. Anita Hubley is a Professor in Measurement at […]
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May 16, 2024
Thalia Lang and Marcus Lau receive 2023-24 UBC Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards

Congratulations to Thalia Lang and Marcus Lau, recipients of the 2023-24 Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards The Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards (GTA) awards are conferred annually to individuals who demonstrate exceptional teaching proficiency, highlighting the vital role of teaching assistants in graduate and undergraduate programs. Awardees are selected based on […]
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May 14, 2024
Community Engagement: Strengthening Partnerships for Indigenous Education!

Join esteemed educators Dr. Shanon Leddy and Dr. Kristin Kozar for insightful talks on Indigenous education, sovereignty, and community engagement. Explore pressing issues facing Indigenous communities today.     The Ontological Resonance of Doctrine of Discovery in Education Date: May 16th, 2024 Time: 12:00 pm Location: Zoom Link Walking the Talk of Indigenous Education: Putting […]
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May 06, 2024
Reducing Academic Ableism One PowerPoint at a Time!

Reducing Academic Ableism One PowerPoint at a Time! 🌟 Unlocking Inclusive Presentations Workshop!🌟 Join us at the CTLT Spring Institute from June 3–6, 2024! 📢 Do you want to make your presentations inclusive for all learners? 🌍 Discover practical strategies to create accessible PowerPoint presentations that engage every audience member. 🔍 Learn how to design […]
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Nov 30, 2023
Faculty of Education Celebrates20 Members in the Top 3% of Most-Cited Scientists.

We extend our heartfelt congratulations to all 20 faculty members who share in this remarkable achievement. Your dedication to advancing knowledge and making a significant impact on your respective fields is truly commendable. The Faculty of Education takes great pride in having such accomplished individuals among its esteemed members. Thank you for your continued commitment […]
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Oct 19, 2023
Dr. Allison Cloth Introduces Needs-Based Mentoring Approach for Schools

Discover how Dr. Allison Cloth’s innovative need-based mentoring approach is transforming schools – click the link to learn more! Dr. Allison Cloth Introduces Needs-Based Mentoring Approach for Schools
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Oct 13, 2023
Free Individual Counselling!

UBC Psychological Services & Counselling Training Centre For information on current availability call (604) 822-1364.
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Apr 18, 2023
Congrats to Linnea Francesca Kalchos

Congrats to Linnea Francesca Kalchos, for being selected as a Top 25 SSHRC Storytellers finalist Linnea Francesca Kalchos of The University of British Columbia is one of the top 25 finalists in the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council’s 2023 Storytellers Challenge. This annual contest challenges postsecondary students from across the country to demonstrate—in up […]
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Apr 06, 2023
Welcome Evelyn Chan

We are pleased and excited to welcome Evelyn Chan Evelyn has started her new role as Administrative & HR Support effective on March 30, 2023. Evelyn had worked as a Program assistant at UBC/Hospital for four years, and then she went into the floral industry and worked as a senior floral designer for around seven […]
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Mar 14, 2023
Work Opportunities at the Learning Exchange

The UBC Learning Exchange is hiring for four exciting work learn roles in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. APPLY BY MAR. 26! Community-Based Digital Literacy Assistant: Looking for a hands-on, work-learn position that tackles the “digital divide”? We’re looking for a student to work with us and our partner, the Downtown Eastside Literacy Roundtable, to support community […]
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Mar 13, 2023
Congratulations to Drs. Surita Jhangiani and Carly Christensen

Congratulations to the Faculty of Education’s two Universal Design for Learning Fellows for 2023, Drs. Surita Jhangiani and Carly Christensen Universal Design for Learning is a set of principles for course and curriculum development that supports a more inclusive and accessible learning environment for all learners. The UDL Fellows Program will support faculty and staff […]
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Psychometrics, Assessment, and Research Methodology: The Many Ways of Being Human

Dr. Bruno Zumbo is invited by the Department of Statistical Science and the Department of Psychology of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, to speak about recent developments in his research program motivated by what he has described as the many ways of being human with the central theme of equity and fairness at the nexus […]
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Mar 02, 2023
Welcome Kay Mun

We are pleased and excited to welcome Kay Mun Kay has started her new role as Assistant to ECPS Head effective on March 1, 2023. Kay has always had a passion for education. Before she joined ECPS, she had worked in an education institute in Coquitlam for seven years and was promoted to branch manager […]
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Mar 01, 2023
Congratulations to Dr. Cay Holbrook

Dr. Cay Holbrook, professor in ECPS, will be speaking on Friday, March 3, 2023, at the American Association for the Advancement of Science as part of a multidisciplinary panel on research related to braille literacy. Holbrook and her colleagues Simon Fischer-Baum (cognitive psychology), Robert Englebretson (Linguistics) have received a US federal grant through the Institute […]
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