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Beadwork + Mathwork =
August 25, 2021

    Join us for a virtual community beading project with Anishinaabe artist Nico Williams Beadwork is relational. Mathematics is relational. Nico brings us together to learn beadwork, engage in mathwork, and contribute to a collaborative beading project that deepens awareness of Indigenous presence and futures. Be part of an exciting community project! Let’s learn […] Read More

STEM 2021
May 14, 2021

Changing the Story The 6th International STEM in Education Conference Hosted Virtually by the Department of Curriculum & Pedagogy, University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada July 5-9, 2021, Daily from 21:00 GMT to 01:30 GMT   Register here Registration is open until Thursday April 15, 2021 Background The 6th International Conference of Science, Technology, […] Read More

10th Indigenous Math Symposium

  10th Indigenous Math Symposium | May 11 & May 18, 2021 Session 1 | Tuesday May 11, 3:30-4:30 (PDT) Looking to the past to change the future | Artist Nico Williams, Anishinaabe beadwork artist of the Aamjiwnaang First Nation, shares his beadwork to engage us in mathwork. Session 2 | Tuesday May 18, 3:30-4:30 […] Read More

Institute for Environmental Learning | Events
April 13, 2021

EARTH DAY 2021   Dr. Shannon Leddy (IEL Co-Chair) invites you to join The Institute for Environmental Learning, online events celebrating 50 years of Environmental Education. The Institute for Environmental Leaning (IEL) is a cutting-edge educational research group working towards a sustainable future for British Columbia (BC). Earth Day, Invited Panel | April 22nd Social […] Read More

2021 EGS Conference
March 26, 2021

The 8th Education Graduate Students (EGS) Conference is an annual conference organized by the team of Peer Advisors at the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy (EDCP). This year’s conference has moved online due to the global pandemic. It took place on March 19, 2021.   This conference’s primary purpose is to showcase the work undertaken […] Read More

UBC Virtual Family Math Fair
March 18, 2021

Each year the popular UBC Family Math and Science Day, organized by the UBC Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy and Faculty of Education, marks an exciting campus event. This year, due to our current COVID pandemic conditions, our day became a virtual event. The first Virtual Family Math Fair was held February 20, 2021 facilitated […] Read More

41 1/2 UBC Physics Olympics
March 10, 2021

UBC Physics Olympics has been a major outreach collaboration between the UBC Department of Physics and Astronomy and UBC Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy aimed at engaging secondary science students for more than four decades. This year the event was completely virtual and it was labeled 41 ½ UBC Physics Olympics. It took place on […] Read More

16th Canadian Symposium – Highlights
March 8, 2021

  The Department of Curriculum & Pedagogy hosted the 16th Canadian Symposium – Home Economics on February 27– 28, 2021. The Canadian Symposium on Home Economics Education has been held biennially since 1991 in various locations across Canada. This was the 30 year anniversary. Attended by over 70 delegates the Canadian Symposium on Home Economics […] Read More