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The 2023-2024 Peer Advisors
September 8, 2023

We are pleased to announce the 2023-2024 Peer Advisor Team: Vicente Regis PhD Student September 2023 – April 2024 Vicente embraced artistic endeavours when he was a child, growing up playing with his brother and friends in the streets of São Paulo, Brazil. His professional life started as a legal educator, working with kids in […] Read More

My Broken Heart Documentary Premiere
March 24, 2023

Dr. Jillianne Code, assistant professor and researcher in the Department of Curriculum & Pedagogy, is featured in a documentary that follows three heart transplant patients over five years. The documentary, My Broken Heart, premiers Sunday, March 26, 2023 at the HeartLife Foundation Canada Fundraiser at the Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) Centre in downtown Vancouver. […] Read More

45th Annual UBC Physics Olympics
March 7, 2023

On Saturday, March 4th, 2023 more than 700 secondary students from all over BC travelled to UBC to participate in the 45th Annual UBC Physics Olympics. It was our first face-to-face post-pandemic event and I am so glad to report that it went exceptionally well. The event is a long time (almost half a century) collaboration […] Read More

FLIP Webinar Series #3 | ‘What is Food Literacy?’
November 15, 2022

The Food Literacy International Partnership (FLIP) Invites you to their third webinar featuring three food literacy scholars ‘What is Food Literacy?’ | Wednesday December 7th, 2022 | 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. *GMT * (Greenwich Mean Time) Time zone converter REGISTER Food literacy is a term that is increasingly being used by a number of […] Read More

Curriculum Work and Social Justice Leadership
September 8, 2022

You are cordially invited to attend the book launch of Curriculum Work and Social Justice Leadership in a Post-Reconceptualist Era: Attaining Critical Consciousness and Learning to Become. 1st Edition (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2022). Author | Allan Michel Jales Coutinho (EDCP Doctoral Student)Foreword by | Dr. William F. Pinar Allan Michel Jales Coutinho will […] Read More

The 2022-2023 Peer Advisors
September 7, 2022

We are pleased to announce the 2022-2023 Peer Advisor Team: Rodrigo Dos Santos PhD Student August – December, 2022 Rodrigo is a Ph.D. candidate in Curriculum Studies. He has taught in public schools in Brazil where he obtained a MA in education and a BA in Biology. His research focuses on teachers’ resistance to educational […] Read More

Decolonising of the Home Economics Profession
September 6, 2022

Drs. Kerry Renwick & Shannon Leddy were guest editors for the special issue of the International Journal for Home Economics (Volume 15, No. 1, Jul 2022) which focuses on decolonising of the Home Economics profession. https://search.informit.org/toc/ijhe/15/1 Submissions were received from Canada, US, Africa – Eswatini, UAE and Australia.     International Journal for Home Economics […] Read More

Two EDCP Faculty Members Awarded UBC Sustainability Fellowships
June 30, 2022

Sustainability Fellowships are awarded to full-time UBC Vancouver faculty members who are leading the design of new sustainability courses and programs through a Sustainability Education Grant.   Dr. Kerry Renwick & Dr. Sandra Scott are UBC Sustainability Fellows. They were awarded the Fellowships for 2021-2023 & 2022-2024 respectively. Sustainability Fellowships are awarded to full-time UBC […] Read More