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Thursday
11
MAY 2017

7th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium

Event Date: 05/11/2017

Mathematical Landscapes for Reconciliation Thursday May 11, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Sty-Wet-Tan First Nations Longhouse, 1985 West Mall, UBC Registration by May 7 | tinyurl.com/7thAboriginalMathSymposium Join us for the 7th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium for teachers, administrators, Ministry representatives, community members and academics interested in exploring, sharing and deepening understandings of […]
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Friday
21
APR 2017

A Comparative Study of STEM Educators’ Views of Technology: A Case of Canada, China and Korea

Event Date: 04/21/2017

Dr. Marina Milner-Bolotin, Associate Professor, EDCP April 21, 2017 12:30 – 2:00 pm Scarfe 1214 * Light refreshments will be served at noon. * Lecture will commence at 12:30 p.m. Bios Dr. Marina Milner-Bolotin has a M.Sc. in theoretical physics from the National University of Kharkiv, Ukraine and a Ph.D. in Mathematics and Science education […] Dr. Marina Milner-Bolotin, Associate Professor, EDCP
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Friday
24
MAR 2017

Freirean Dialogue through Social Media in a Refugee Camp: An Educational Experiment

Event Date: 03/24/2017

Freirean Dialogue through Social Media in a Refugee Camp: An Educational Experiment Karen Meyer, Cynthia Nicol, Samson Nashon, Mohamud Olow, Ali Hussein, Siyad Maalim, Abdihakin Muse, Abdikafar Ali, Ahmed Hussein, Hassan Hassan, Hassan Yarow, Mohamed Halane, Philip Karangu, Abdullahi Ismail, Ibrahim Abdi and Suleiman Aden March 24, 2017 12:30 – 2:00 pm Scarfe 1214 Bios […] Karen Meyer, Cynthia Nicol ...
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Tuesday
21
MAR 2017

The Tyler Rationale, Bureaucracy, and the Banality of Evil

Event Date: 03/21/2017

The Peer Advisors are honoured to invite you to an exciting upcoming guest lecture in the department. Details and abstract in the poster below! Dr. Hannah Spector |Penn State University, Harrisubrg March 21, 2017 12-1 pm Scarfe 310 Hannah Spector
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Wednesday
15
MAR 2017

Media and Technology Studies Education Search Candidate Presentation

Event Date: 03/15/2017

Dr. Jillianne Code “Agency for Learning in Immersive and Virtual Environments” Date: March 15, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 am Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Dr. Jillianne Code
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Tuesday
14
MAR 2017

Media and Technology Studies Education Search Candidate Presentation

Event Date: 03/14/2017

Dr. Kelly Bergstrom “Learning, Playing, Designing: Barriers and Gateways to STEAM Participation” Date: March 14, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 am Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Dr. Kelly Bergstrom
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Monday
13
MAR 2017

Media and Technology Studies Education Search Candidate Presentation

Event Date: 03/13/2017

Dr. Ido Roll “Beyond ‘Faster Classrooms’: Teaching with Technology to Promote Sense-Making and Peer Learning” Date: March 13, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 am Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Dr. Ido Roll
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Friday
10
MAR 2017

Media and Technology Studies Education Search Candidate Presentation

Event Date: 03/10/2017

Dr. Douglas Clark “Beyond Medium: The design of digital games and modeling environments for learning” Date: March 10, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 am Venue: Scarfe room 1107   Douglas Clark
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Friday
17
FEB 2017

Ancient clam gardens in the Pacific Northwest: Teaching and learning at the confluence of archaeology, marine science and traditional (Indigenous) knowledge

Event Date: 02/17/2017

Nicole Smith and ‘the Clam Garden Network’ February 17, 2017 Abstract Clam gardens are rock-walled, intertidal terraces constructed by the coastal First Nations of British Columbia (Canada) and Native Americans of Washington State and Alaska (USA) to enhance the shellfish productivity of beaches and rocky shorelines. This presentation provides an overview of recent work by […] Nicole Smith and 'the Clam Garden Network'
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Friday
20
JAN 2017

“hishuk’ish tsawalk – Everything is One. Revitalizing Tseshaht/Nuu-chah-nulth-aht Foodways.

Event Date: 01/20/2017

Dr. Charlotte Coté | Assiociate Professor, University of Washington in Seattle January 20, 2017 Abstract In her presentation, Dr. Coté will examine the concept of food sovereignty to articulate an understanding of its potential for action in reviving Indigenous foodways in the U.S. and Canada. Framing her discussion within the Nuu-chah-nulth philosophy of hishuk’ish tsawalk – […] Dr. Charlotte Coté, University of Washington in Seattle
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Friday
16
DEC 2016

What Lures Us to Linger … In Conversation with Aokian Curriculum and Pedagogy

Event Date: 12/16/2016

Dr. Erika Hasebe-Ludt | Professor, Faculty of Education, University of Lethbridge Patricia Liu Baergen, Joanne Price | PhD candidates, EDCP December 16, 2016 Abstract This conversation features three educators who are inspired by the intellectual works of curriculum scholar Ted Tetsuo Aoki (1919-2012). Joanne Price opens the conversation by sharing her practice of attuning with a […] Dr. Erika Hasebe-Ludt, University of Lethbridge; Patricia Liu Baergen & Joanne Price, EDCP PhD candidates
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Thursday
12
MAY 2016

6th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium

Event Date: 12/05/2016

Sharing Approaches for Improving Aboriginal Mathematics Education Thursday May 12, 2016 8:45 am – 3:00 pm. UBC First Nations Longhouse (1985 West Mall) Please join us for the 6th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium at the First Nations Longhouse, UBC on May 12, 2016. This symposium is an opportunity for teachers, administrators, Ministry representatives, community members, […]
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Friday
25
NOV 2016

Mobile Technologies & Community Networks in Refugee Education: Case Studies from Kenyan Refugee Camps

Event Date: 11/05/2016

Dr. Negin Dahya | Assistant Professor, University of Washington Information School November 25, 2016 Abstract The study of information and community technology in development settings is a rich and complex field of research and practice. Mobile phones have become a crucial part of this landscape, amplifying possibilities for information sharing, formal and informal education, and […] Dr. Negin Dahya, University of Washington Information School
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Friday
28
OCT 2016

(Un)Learning Anthropocentrism: An Ecocritical Framework for Teaching to Resist Human-Supremacy in Curriculum and Pedagogy

Event Date: 10/28/2016

Dr. John Lupinacci | Assistant Professor, Washington State University October 28, 2016 View seminar poster. View seminar video. Abstract In this talk, I will call attention to—and critically question—the epoch now referred to as the Anthropocene in relationship to Western industrial assumptions rooted in the understanding of human-beings as separate from and superior to all other […] Dr. John Lupinacci, Washington State University
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Saturday
15
OCT 2016

Family Math & Science Day 2016

Event Date: 10/15/2016

Presented by the UBC Faculty of Education and Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Science and Math Educators and students from the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, Teacher Education Program and the larger Faculty of Education community at UBC invite guests from 2 to 102 years old to help us celebrate science and math teaching […]
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Friday
30
SEP 2016

Schizophrenic Scholar Out for a Stroll: Multiplicities, Becomings, Conjurings

Event Date: 09/30/2016

Dr. Abraham P. DeLeon | Associate Professor, University of Texas at San Antonio September 30, 2016 View seminar poster View seminar Video Abstract In this presentation, Professor DeLeon departs from a traditional academic rendering and takes an interdisciplinary and fictional theoretical stroll. Engaging the works of Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari as an initial entrée […] Abraham P. DeLeon, University of Texas at San Antonio
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Monday
26
SEP 2016

Curricular Ideologies in the Discussion and Negotiation of the Chilean Social Studies Curriculum

Event Date: 09/26/2016

Sept 26 | 12:00 – 1:00pm | Scarfe 1209 Renato Gazmuri, PhD, Assistant Professor at Universidad Diego Portales (Chile) Organized by the Institute for Critical Education Studies Dr. Gazmuri will discuss his research on the construction of the social studies curriculum in Chile. The Chilean social studies curriculum has been defined through processes of discussion and […] Renato Gazmuri, Assistant Professor at Universidad Diego Portales (Chile)
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Thursday
22
SEP 2016

Curricular Discourses with Practical Implications

Event Date: 09/22/2016

Perspectives and Experiences From Spain & South America Sept 22 | 11:30am – 1:30pm | Scarfe 310 Panelists: Dr. Renato Gazmuri (Chile), Sandra Delgado (Colombia) Fernando M. Murillo (Chile) Breo Tosar (Spain), and Héctor Gómez (Chile) Organized by the Institute for Critical Education Studies This seminar brings together scholars from Spain and South America working […] panel
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Tuesday
20
SEP 2016

On the History of the Critique of Media and Technology

Event Date: 09/20/2016

Science and Technology Studies (STS) Colloquium 2016-2017 Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | 4:30 – 6:00 pm | Bu To 1197 Dr. Stephen Petrina Commentator: Carla Nappi More Info Dr. Stephen Petrina
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Thursday
2
JUN 2016

Doing Oral History Education Toward Reconciliation

Event Date: 06/02/2016

Dr. Nicholas Ng-A-Fook | Professor of Curriculum Theory | University of Ottawa June 2, 2016 View June 2nd special lecture poster Abstract: There is a growing reconceptualization of how history “ought” to be taught in a disciplined fashion. For example, in Canada and in certain parts of the United States, history educators are calling for a shift from […] Dr. Nicholas Ng-A-Fook, University of Ottawa
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Monday
16
MAY 2016

Getting Bruised, Hurting, and Dirty” in Academic Leadership: Tempering the “Leprosy” of Careerism with a Sense of Calling

Event Date: 05/16/2016

Dr. Peter Grimmett| Professor and Head, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy May 16, 2016 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2016/EDCP_May_16_2016_seminar.mp4 View poster Abstract This talk builds on themes I addressed in December 2013—that, although the world is tragic, full of injustices and things that make us angry, against which we have to fight and kick back, our weapons are to be […] Dr. Peter G. Grimmett, Professor and Head, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy
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Friday
22
APR 2016

A “Rogue” Curriculum: Trans-Atlantic, Creole Pedagogies and Historical Imagination

Event Date: 04/22/2016

Dr. Petra Hendry| Louisiana State University April 22, 2016 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2016/EDCP_Apr_22_2016_seminar_2.mp4 View April Seminar poster Abstract The project articulated in this paper takes up the work of Henri Lefebvre and Michel de Certeau to envision history as a spatialized practice of ethical engagement with alterity. Specifically, I explore three spaces in which ethics produce and are […] Dr. Petra Hendry, Louisiana State University
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Saturday
12
MAR 2016

A Symposium in Celebration of the Career of Peter Seixas

Event Date: 03/12/2016

Coming of Age: Life/Time/History A celebration of Peter Seixas’ career, in anticipation of his retirement 9:00-3:15, March 12, 2016 Peter Wall Institute, UBC “Coming of Age: Life/Time/History” alludes to an intersection between life course and history, an intersection that can be interpreted in many ways. The title challenges speakers to examine people’s lives, including their […]
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Friday
04
MAR 2016

Third Annual EDCP Graduate Student (EGS) Conference

Event Date: 03/04/2016

Dear Education graduate students and faculty, On behalf of the EGS Conference Organizing Committee, we are pleased to invite you to the third annual EDCP Graduate Student (EGS) Conference, which will be held on Friday, March 4th, 2016 from 2:00 – 6:00 PM in Scarfe building Room 1130. The conference is FREE, and light refreshments […]
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Friday
26
FEB 2016

Dangerous indeed: A response to Wayne Ross’ ‘Courage of hopelessness’

Event Date: 02/26/2016

Dr. Peter Seixas| Professor, EDCP February 26, 2016 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2016/EDCP_Feb_26_2016_seminar.mp4   See poster. Short Bio: Peter Seixas (PhD, History, UCLA) is Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy. His edited collections include New Directions in Assessing Historical Thinking (2015) with Kadriye Ercikan, Theorizing Historical Consciousness (2004), and Knowing, Teaching and Learning History: National and International Perspectives […] Dr. Peter Seixas, Professor, EDCP
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Friday
12
FEB 2016

When the Phallus Appears: The Politics of Comedy in Jean Genet’s The Balcony

Event Date: 02/12/2016

Dr. James Penney| Trent University February 12, 2016 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2016/EDCP_Feb_12_2016_seminar.mp4 Short Bio: James Penney is the author of After Queer Theory: The Limits of Sexual Politics (2014), The Structures of Love: Art and Politics beyond the Transference (2012), and The World of Perversion: Psychoanalysis and the Impossible Absolute of Desire (2006). Currently at work on a new […] Dr. James Penney, Trent University
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Friday
29
JAN 2016

The Lyric Subject of Psychoanalysis and Autobiographical Curriculum Inquiry

Event Date: 01/29/2016

Dr. Brian Casemore| George Washington University January 29, 2016 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2016/EDCP20160229Seminar.mp4 Short Bio: Brian Casemore is associate professor and chair of the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy at George Washington University, where he co-directs the Community-Engaged Teaching project, the DC Miscellanea youth writing collaborative, and the Arts and Humanities Research Interest Group. He teaches courses in curriculum […] Dr. Brian Casemore, George Washington University
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Tuesday
26
JAN 2016

Cultivating Learning Network Research Opportunity Info Session for Grad Students and Professors

Event Date: 01/26/2016

When: Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 3:00-4:30pm Where: Scarfe 310 Looking for a research opportunity that is meaningful and relevant to our community? The Cultivating Learning Network (CLN) is looking for new researchers! Come to this information session to learn about the CLN and the opportunities for getting involved with or developing new research with our […]
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Friday
15
JAN 2016

The Courage of Hopelessness: Democratic Education in the Age of Empire

Event Date: 01/15/2016

Dr. E. Wayne Ross| Professor, EDCP January 15, 2016 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2016/EDCP_Jan_15_2016_seminar.mp4 Short Bio: E. Wayne Ross is Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy at UBC. He has written and edited numerous books including: Critical Theories, Radical Pedagogies and Social Education (Sense, 2010); The Social Studies Curriculum: Purposes, Problems and Possibilities (4th Ed., SUNY Press, 2014) […] Dr. E. Wayne Ross, Professor, EDCP
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Friday
11
DEC 2015

Folk Phenomenology and the Offering of Teaching

Event Date: 12/11/2015

Dr. Sam Rocha| Assistant Professor, EDST Date: December 11, 2015 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2015/EDCP_Dec11_15_seminar.mp4 Abstract This talk will proceed in three parts. It will begin with some passages from Rocha’s recent book, Folk Phenomenology: Education, Study, and the Human Person (Pickwick, 2015). This reading should begin to describe Rocha’s particular sense of phenomenology, especially in relation to what […] Dr. Sam Rocha, Assistant Professor, EDST
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Wednesday
25
NOV 2015

Jo-ann Archibald to lead 601 seminar on TRC’s Honouring the Truth, Reconciling for the Future

Event Date: 11/25/2015

For Wednesday’s EDCP 601 meeting (25 November), Associate Dean for Indigenous Education, Jo-ann Archibald, will join us to lead a seminar on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada‘s summary Report, Honouring the Truth, Reconciling for the Future. How do we respond to the Call to Action for Education for Reconciliation? The question for us […] Dr. Jo-ann Archibald
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Friday
13
NOV 2015

The Curriculum of Character: Poetic Ruminations on Growing Old

Event Date: 11/13/2015

Dr. Carl Leggo| Professor, LLED Date: November 13, 2015 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2015/EDCP_Nov13_15_mpeg.mp4 View poster Abstract: In The Force of Character and the Lasting Life James Hillman (1999) asks, “why do we live so long?” (p. xiii) He then suggests that “the last years confirm and fulfill character” (p. xiii). Hillman describes aging as “an art form” (p. […] Dr. Carl Leggo, Professor, LLED
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Thursday
29
OCT 2015

EDCP Graduate Student Halloween Party

Event Date: 10/29/2015

Thursday, October 29, 2015 THE DEN (SCARFE 6A) 5:30pm – Pumpkin carving 7:30pm – Halloween themed movie Details: Come to our family friendly EDCP grad student event (kids are welcome). Experience authentic North American traditions of carving pumpkins, eating candy and watching Halloween movies. **Come for all or just part of the event **Candy and […]
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Sunday
18
OCT 2015

Family Math & Science Day 2015

Event Date: 10/18/2015

Presented by the UBC Faculty of Education and Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Science and Math Educators and students from the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, Teacher Education Program and the larger Faculty of Education community at UBC invite guests from 2 to 102 years old to help us celebrate science and math teaching […]
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Friday
16
OCT 2015

Book Launch: Reconceptualizing Physical Education through curricular and pedagogical innovations

Event Date: 10/16/2015

Date: October 16, 2015 Time: 4:30 – 6:00 pm Venue: Scarfe Room 2414 – Staff Lounge The UBC Faculty of Education is pleased to invite you to a reception celebrating the second publication by Physical Education Master’s degree cohort. Reconceptualizing Physical Education through curricular and pedagogical innovations Featuring: -Short presentations by authors -Paperback books available […]
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Friday
09
OCT 2015

When Scriptures Hurt: Teaching Violent Sacred Texts

Event Date: 10/09/2015

Dr. Ayesha Chaudhry, Radcliffe College and University of British Columbia October 9 | 12:30 to 2:00 pm | Scarfe 310 Sandwiches and informal conversation at 12:00 noon | The seminar commences at 12:30 pm. View poster Abstract In this talk, I will discuss a Qur’anic text (Q. 4:34) that has historically been used to justify domestic violence […] Dr. Ayesha Chaudhry, Radclife College and University of British Columbia
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Thursday
01
SEP 2015

Workshop by EDCP Peer Advisors

Event Date: 10/01/2015

What does it feel like to be a grad student? Workshop by EDCP Peer Advisors Feeling stressed? Feeling alone? Feeling like there is too much to read? Feeling like you don’t belong in grad school? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! In this workshop, your fellow graduate students will share and discuss some of their most […]
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Thursday
17
SEP 2015

EDCP Dr. Katharine Borgen Welcome Back Barbecue 2015

Event Date: 09/17/2015

You are invited to the annual EDCP Welcome Back Barbecue on Thursday, September 17th, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Venue is the garden at the west entrance of the Scarfe Building. For catering purposes, please RSVP to nhi.dang@ubc.ca by September 4th, 2015 and note whether you would like the meat or vegetarian option. This […]
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Friday
11
SEP 2015

“I Love the Terror in A Mother’s Heart”: Stepping Out of the Fray as a Radical Pedagogical Act

Event Date: 09/11/2015

Dr. David Jardine, University of Calgary September 11 | 12:30 to 2:00 pm | Scarfe 310 Sandwiches and informal conversation at 12:00 noon | The seminar commences at 12:30 pm. View Video View Poster Abstract Within the confines of educational theory and practice, things are becoming, once again, both moribund and panicky, and little is […] Dr. David Jardine, University of Calgary
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Tuesday
19
MAY 2015

Tactful Inclusion: Towards a Pedagogical Understanding

Event Date: 05/19/2015

Thomas Andreasen, Visiting Scholar, University of Southern Denmark Date: May 19, 2015 Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 1209 Event Organizer: Centre for the Study of Teacher Education Abstract: The purpose of this research is to investigate how inclusion as a politically motivated idea intervenes in teachers’ everyday practice. In Denmark the political […] Thomas Andreasen, Visiting Scholar, University of Southern Denmark
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Tuesday
12
MAY 2015

Reclaiming the School as Pedagogic Form

Event Date: 05/12/2015

Dr. Jan Masschelein, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Date: May 12, 2015 Time: 12:00 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 1214 Event Organizer: Institute for Critical Education Studies Abstract: In my contribution I will use the word ‘school’ to refer to a specific pedagogic form i.e. a concrete way (including architecture, practices, technologies, pedagogical figures) to gather […] Dr. Jan Masschelein, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
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Friday
10
APR 2015

“Somebody’s Got to Tell It Like It Is”: Conjugating James Baldwin and Curriculum

Event Date: 04/10/2015

Dr. Warren Crichlow, York University Date: April 10, 2015 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2014/7-crichlow.mp4   Abstract: Throughout 2014-2015, to celebrate what would be James Baldwin’s 90th year, a range of scholarly symposia and creative activity were feverishly planned and convened, to revisit, debate and celebrate Baldwin’s prodigious and prescient lifetime body of work under the sign, “James Baldwin Now”. […] Dr. Warren Crichlow, York University
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Friday
20
MAR 2015

2nd Annual EDCP Graduate Student (EGS) Conference

Event Date: 03/20/2015

We are pleased to invite you to the second annual EDCP Graduate Student (EGS) Conference, which will be held on Friday March 20, 2015 in the Scarfe building.
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Friday
13
MAR 2015

A Tangle of Trouble: Boys, Men and Masculinities

Event Date: 03/13/2015

Dr. Blye Frank, Dean, Faculty of Education, UBC Date: March 13, 2015 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2014/6-dean_frank.mp4   Abstract: This talk takes up the growing concern regarding boys and schooling which is receiving international attention. Critical of the contemporary discourses of ‘panic’ which do not address the complexities and diversity of the lives of boys in schools, and men […] Dr. Blye Frank, Dean, Faculty of Education, UBC
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Wednesday
04
MAR 2015

Interactions in the Classroom: Tensions Between Understanding and Difficulties in Learning Mathematics

Event Date: 03/04/2015

Dr. Lucie De Blois, Visiting Professor, Laval University Date: March 4, 2015 Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 310 Abstract: Our research on interpretation of pupil’s cognitive activities in mathematics (DeBlois, 2003; 2014) and on teacher sensibility towards pupil’s errors (DeBlois, 2006, 2009) showed the emergence of tensions in a class (DeBlois, 2014 […] Dr. Lucie De Blois, Visiting Professor, Laval University
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Friday
27
FEB 2015

5th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium

Event Date: 02/27/2015

The 5th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium will take place on Friday, Feb 27, 2015.
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Friday
20
FEB 2015

The CACS 7th Biennial Provoking Curriculum Studies Conference

Event Date: 02/20/2015

EDCP is excited to announce it will be hosting The CACS 7th Biennial Provoking Curriculum Studies Conference, on February 20 and 21, 2015 on the UBC campus.
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Friday
13
FEB 2015

Bildung, Curriculum and the task of Remembrance

Event Date: 02/13/2015

Dr. Norman Friesen Visiting Professor Boise State University Date: February 13, 2015 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2014/5-friesen.mp4   Abstract: Franz Kafka opens his intimate “Letter to his Father” by admitting that he simply cannot come to terms with his own upbringing and Bildung –“because… the magnitude of the matter goes far beyond the scope of …memory and understanding.” Nonetheless, […] Dr. Norman Friesen, Visiting Professor, Boise State University
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Friday
09
JAN 2015

The Power of Negative Thinking in and for Teacher Education

Event Date: 01/09/2015

Dr. Anne Phelan, EDCP, UBC Date: January 9, 2015 Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 310 Light lunch will be served at noon outside Scarfe room 310. The lecture commences at 12:30 pm. Abstract In an anxious world increasingly perceived in terms of risk management, strategies for mapping and articulating knowledge provide a […] Dr. Anne Phelan, EDCP, UBC
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Saturday
06
DEC 2015

EDCP End of Term Winter Solstice Potluck

Event Date: 12/06/2014

Please RSVP to Nhi Dang at nhi.dang@ubc.ca by November 26, 2014.
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Wednesday
19
NOV 2014

Research Stories: A Graduate Forum

Event Date: 11/19/2014

How We Learn Media and Technology (across the lifespan),Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, UBC, funded by the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada.
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Friday
14
NOV 2014

Colours in Refuge: A Curriculum Story

Event Date: 11/14/2014

Dr. Karen Meyer, EDCP, UBC Date: November 14, 2014 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2014/4-meyer.mp4   Abstract Meyer’s bricolage of poetry, narratives and postscripts sketches a story of place and education. In Dadaab Refugee Camp in Northeastern Kenya, the heart of education relies on promises of school and a living persistence realized within harsh conditions. Within the past two decades, […] Dr. Karen Meyer, EDCP, UBC
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Saturday
1
NOV 2014

2014 Math and Science Day at UBC Faculty of Education

Event Date: 11/01/2014

The 4th Mathematics and Science Family Day will take place on Saturday, November 1st during the UBC Celebrate Learning Week.
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Thursday
30
OCT 2014

The Medicalized Paradigm of Contemporary Empirical Research and Its Effects on Education Policy & School Reform

Event Date: 10/30/2014

Dr. Daniel Tröhler, University of Luxembourg Date: October 30, 2014 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2014/3-trohler.mp4   This seminar is offered by the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy for the Year of Research in Education. Abstract: This paper argues that educational research today is subjected to a medicalized paradigm of social reality. It reconstructs, how the catchwords of this paradigm […] Dr. Daniel Tröhler, University of Luxembourg
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Friday
17
OCT 2014

Intercultural Wisdom & Questions of Loss, Ethics, Hope

Event Date: 10/17/2014

Dr. Claudia Eppert, University of Alberta Date: October 17, 2014 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2014/2-eppert.mp4   This seminar is part of the 2014-2015 EDCP seminar series “International Perspectives in Curriculum and Pedagogy” hosted by William E. Doll Jr., Donna Trueit and William Pinar. View poster. Dr. Claudia Eppert, University of Alberta
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Thursday
09
OCT 2014

Art, Education and Human Rights in Africa’s Last Colony

Event Date: 10/09/2014

Fernando Perez-Martin, Visiting Scholar from University of Granada (Spain) Date: October 9, 2014 Time: 1:00 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 1211 Bio: Fernando Pérez-Martin, PhD candidate at the University of Granada, Spain, has worked on several occasions in the refugee camps of the Western Sahara giving art workshops and creating art projects. In 2007, […] Fernando Perez-Martin, University of Granada, Spain
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Thursday
18
SEP 2014

Welcome Back Barbecue 2014

Event Date: 09/18/2014

You are invited to the annual EDCP Welcome Back Barbecue on Thursday, September 18th, 2014 from 11:30 to 1:00 p.m.
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Friday
12
SEP 2014

Curriculum Studies in India

Event Date: 09/12/2014

Dr. William Pinar, Professor and Canada Research Chair Date: September 12, 2014 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2014/1-pinar.mp4   Abstract: To study the state of curriculum studies in India, Pinar worked with five scholars there asking about the intellectual life history and present circumstances of the field in India. Three members of an international panel also participated. Pinar will discuss […] Dr. William Pinar, Professor and Canada Research Chair
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Tuesday
05
AUG 2014

Towards a Research-based Pedagogy

Event Date: 08/05/2014

Dr. Hua Zhang Professor & Dean Curriculum Studies, Teacher Education; Foundations of Education Graduate School of Education Studies Hangzhou Normal University, Zhejiang Province, China Date: Tuesday, August 5, 2014   Bio: Zhang Hua, professor and dean in Graduate School of Educational Studies at Hangzhou Normal University; former president of International Association for the Advancement of […] Dr. Hua Zhang, Hangzhou Normal University, China
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Wednesday
30
JUL 2014

Digital Ethnography as a New Trend of Ethnographic Studies in Education in Brazil

Event Date: 07/30/2014

Dr. Carmen de Mattos Associate Professor Department of Applied Studies in Education State University of Rio de Janeiro Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Abstract: Digital Technology and Ethnographic Research are subjects that reflect the demands of education in the postmodern age.Research agencies, researchers, teachers and students […] Dr. Carmen de Mattos, State University of Rio de Janeiro
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Tuesday
08
JUL 2014

Looking Into the Hearts of Native Peoples: Nation Building as an Institutional Orientation for Graduate Education

Event Date: 07/08/2014

Dr. Bryan Brayboy Professor School of Social Transformation Culture, Society and Education Arizona State University Tempe, USA Date: Tuesday, July 8, 2014   Bio: Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy is a citizen of the Lumbee Nation.  He is President’s Professor, Borderlands Professor of Indigenous Education and Justice, and Director of the Center for Indian Education at […] Dr. Bryan Brayboy, Arizona State University, USA
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Tuesday
13
MAY 2014

Presentation by Michelle Tan, special hire candidate

Event Date: 05/13/2014

Exploring teachers’ conceptions and experiences of curriculum and professional development: Implications for policy making Dr. Michelle Tan Research Fellow, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Date: May 13, 2014 Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Abstract: This presentation focuses on research studies I have undertaken over the last two years, […] Dr. Michelle Tan, Research Fellow, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
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Friday
05
SEP 2014

Invitation to EDCP Graduate Student Orientation

Event Date: 05/09/2014

Welcome to a new academic year in the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy! We would like to invite you to the EDCP Graduate Student Orientation on Friday, September 5, 2014, 4-7pm in Scarfe 310. At the Orientation you will have an opportunity to meet faculty members and students, to gather information about academic and practical […]
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Friday
11
APR 2014

Some Questions Concerning Ethics

Event Date: 04/11/2014

Dr. William E. Doll, Jr. Visiting Professor at UBC, Emeritus Professor at Louisiana State University Date: April 11, 2014 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2013/6-billdoll.mp4   Abstract: The literature on Ethics is vast, well beyond the bounds of this paper, or my skills as a curriculum/complexity theorist. My focus then in this talk will be on the relation between ethics […] Dr. William E. Doll, Jr., Louisiana State University, UBC
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Friday
28
MAR 2014

The First Annual EDCP Graduate Student Conference

Event Date: 03/28/2014

Research Presentations, Art Installations, Roundtables, Workshops, Posters. Free admission including special farm to fork catering from Agora Cafe. Please RSVP by March 15, 2014.
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Friday
14
MAR 2014

Hannah Arendt’s Political Ethics and the Question of Totalitarianism

Event Date: 03/14/2014

Dr. Hanah Spector, Pennsylvania State University Date: March 14, 2014 Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Light lunch served at 12 noon in Scarfe 1223.  Lecture starts at 12:30 pm in Scarfe 1107. See 2014 March Seminar. Abstract: This paper considers the ways in which Hannah Arendt’s writings on totalitarianism acts as […] Hanah Spector, Pennsylvania State University
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Saturday
08
MAR 2014

UBC Physics Olympics 2014

Event Date: 03/08/2014

Date:    Saturday March 8, 2014 Time:    8:30 am – 5:00 pm Venue: Department of Physics and Astronomy The UBC Physics Olympics is organized jointly by the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy in the Faculty of Education, and the Department of Physics and Astronomy in the Faculty of Science at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver […]
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Friday
07
MAR 2014

Aboriginal Math Symposium March 7th 2014

Event Date: 03/07/2014

The 4th Aboriginal Math K-12 Symposium is an opportunity for teachers, administrators, Ministry representatives, community members, and academics to connect, explore, imagine and share new ideas, resources and research on Aboriginal mathematics education from Kindergarten to Grade 12.
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Wednesday
12
FEB 2014

Curriculum Reform in China: Historic Legacy, Current Debate, and Future Directions

Event Date: 02/12/2014

The ongoing curriculum reform in China was formally initiated in 2001, echoing the requirements of knowledge-based economy and the intrinsic calling of educational democracy ... Professor Zhang Hua, Hangzhou Normal University, China
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Tuesday
28
JAN 2014

Research Presentation by Dr. Kerry Renwick

Event Date: 01/28/2014

Research Presentation by Home Economics Education Search Candidate Title: “21st Century Home Economics: critical Southern thinking” Speaker: Dr. Kerry Renwick, Victoria University, Australia Date: Tue, January 28, 2014 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Dr. Kerry Renwick
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Friday
24
JAN 2014

Research Presenation by Dr. Jacqui Gingras

Event Date: 01/24/2014

Research Presentation by Home Economics Education Search Candidate Title: “Encounters with Alterity in Health Profession Education” Speaker: Dr. Jacqui Gingras, Ryerson University Date: Fri, January 24, 2014 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Dr. Jacqui Gingras
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Tuesday
21
JAN 2014

Research Presentation by Dr. Roula Hawa

Event Date: 01/21/2014

Research Presentation by Home Economics Education Search Candidate Title:“Clearing Space for Multiple Voices: HIV Vulnerability amongst South Asian Immigrant Women in the Greater Toronto Area” Speaker: Dr. Roula Hawa, Queen’s University Date: Tue, January 21, 2014 Time: 10:30 – 12:00 noon Venue: Scarfe room 1107 Dr. Roula Hawa
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Friday
10
JAN 2014

Socially Responsible Approaches to Global Education Initiatives – First, Do No Harm

Event Date: 01/10/2014

Shafik Dharamsi, UBC Faculty of Medicine Date: January 10, 2014 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2013/5-dharamsi.mp4   See 2014 EDCP Jan seminar poster. This seminar is part of the 2013-2014 EDCP seminar series hosted by William E. Doll Jr., Donna Trueit and William Pinar. Shafik Dharamsi, UBC Faculty of Medicine
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Friday
13
DEC 2013

The Meaning of Curriculum is a Complicated Conversation: The Purpose of Curriculum is to Render a Complicated World View

Event Date: 12/13/2013

Dr. Peter Grimmett, Professor and Head, EDCP, UBC Date: December 13, 2014 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2013/4-grimmett.mp4   See poster. This seminar is part of the 2013-2014 EDCP Lecture Series hosted by William E. Doll Jr., Donna Trueit and William Pinar.   Dr. Peter Grimmett, Professor and Head
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Saturday
06
DEC 2013

End of Term Winter Solstice Party

Event Date: 12/03/2013

You’re invited to the EDCP End of Term Winter Solstice Party! Please RSVP to Kalie Fong at kalie.fong@ubc.ca by November 29, 2013.   You’re invited to the EDCP End of Term Winter Solstice Party!
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Friday
08
NOV 2013

Epistemological Pluralism in Higher Education: Ethical and Epistemological Challenges

Event Date: 11/08/2013

Speakers: Cash Ahenakew, University of British Columbia Vanessa Andreotti, University of Oulu (Finland) Date: November 8, 2013 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2013/3-ahenakew.mp4   This seminar is part of the 2013-2014 EDCP Lecture Series hosted by William E. Doll Jr., Donna Trueit and William Pinar. Dr. Cash Ahenakew, UBC and Dr. Vanessa Andreotti, University of Oulu (Finland)
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Thursday
17
OCT 2013

Welcome Back Barbecue

Event Date: 10/17/2013

You are cordially invited to a Welcome Back Barbecue on Thursday, October 17th, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. You are cordially invited to a Welcome Back Barbecue on Thursday, October 17th, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
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Friday
04
OCT 2013

Nonviolent Engagements with Difference: Transforming Relational Dynamics in Education

Event Date: 10/04/2013

Date: October 4, 2013 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2013/2-hongyuwang.mp4   This seminar is part of the 2013-2014 EDCP Lecture Series hosted by William E. Doll Jr., Donna Trueit and William Pinar.   Professor Hongyu Wang, Oklamhoma State University
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Friday
13
Sep 2013

Curriculum Studies in China

Event Date: 09/13/2013

Speaker: Dr. William Pinar, Professor and Canada Research Chair Date: September 13, 2013 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2013/1-pinar.mp4   Abstract: After briefly discussing the lecture series title, Pinar will discuss his study of curriculum studies in China, involving interviews as well online discussions among the scholar-participants in China and an International Panel composed of scholars from Estonia, Mexico, and the […] Dr. William Pinar, Professor and Canada Research Chair
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Wednesday
31
JUL 2013

Historizing Pedagogy

Event Date: 07/31/2013

July 31, 2013 Abstract: The rise of a language of learning in education, supported by constructivist theories of learning, has radically changed our understanding of teaching and of what it means to be a teacher. From a conception of education that, in a sense, was teacher-centred, we are now in a situation where teachers have […] Dr. Gert Biesta, University of Luxembourg
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Thursday
11
APR 2013

The Pedagogical Folds of NIAL-A-PEND-DE-QUACY-IN

Event Date: 04/11/2013

The Pedagogical Folds of NIAL-A-PEND-DE-QUACY-IN Dr. Taylor Webb, Department of Educational Studies, UBC Theorizing Pedagogies: What Does Methodologies Have to Do With It? Dr. Lisa Loutzenheiser, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, UBC April 11, 2013 12:30 – 2:00 pm Scarfe 310 The six part Theorizing Pedagogy Seminar Series will explore ‘pedagogy’ as it has been understood historically […] Dr. Taylor Webb, Dr. Lisa Loutzenheiser
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Thursday
14
Mar 2013

Thoughts on Indigenous Pedagogies

Event Date: 03/14/2013

Speaker: March 14, 2013 http://seminars.edcp.educ.ubc.ca/seminars2013/brayboy.mp4   The six part Theorizing Pedagogy Seminar Series will explore ‘pedagogy’ as it has been understood historically and as it is lived presently within educational institutions and beyond. Drawing on the thought of curriculum thinkers, indigenous scholars, educational philosophers and cultural theorists, speakers will examine a range of ‘pedagogies’ as they have […] Dr. Bryan Brayboy, Arizona State University
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Thursday
14
Feb 2013

Disciplining Pedagogies: A Conversation

Event Date: 02/14/2013

Pragmatism and Pedagogy in Music Education Dr. Scott Goble, EDCP Science Education for the Ne(x)t Generation Dr. Samia Khan, EDCP The Turn to Experience in Contemporary Art: A Potentiality for Thinking Art Education Differently Dr. Donal O’Donoghue, EDCP February 14, 2013 The six part Theorizing Pedagogy Seminar Series will explore ‘pedagogy’ as it has been understood historically […] Dr. Samia Khan, Dr. Donal O Donoghue, Dr. Scott Goble
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