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Dr. Anna Kindler publishes a series of books for young children
November 17, 2021

As part of her work as an educator engaged with early childhood development and learning Dr. Anna Kindler recently published a series of 10 books for young children with Early Childhood Learning (ECL) Publishing. The collection of 10 books, each featuring a unique animal character, was written to stimulate imagination, creative play and encourage self-directed […] Read More

Congratulations to Professor Emeritus Peter Grimmett
November 10, 2021

Dear Colleagues, Please join me in congratulating Professor Emeritus Peter Grimmett on his new book: “Restoring Soul, Passion, and Purpose in Teacher Education: Contesting the Instrumentalization of Curriculum and Pedagogy”. For more information and how to obtain a copy of the book check here. Dr. Samson Nashon, EdD Department Head & Professor of Science Education     […] Read More

Lingering with Love and Loss
October 29, 2021

Lingering with Love & Loss | Remembering Carl Leggo November 15th, 1953 – March 7th, 2019   On Thursday, March 28th, 2019 many in the Faculty of Education, across campus and community gathered at The University of British Columbia to share in an evening of memories, poems, music, stories and tributes to a poet, professor, […] Read More

Making-Place
October 27, 2021

Congratulations to Marzieh Mosavarzadeh, Ken Morimoto (Ph.D. candidates, EDCP) and Dr. Rita L. Irwin on the publication of Making-Place: International Postcard Exhibition   Inspired by the rich potential of the International Society for Education through Art World Congress held at The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada in July 2019, the Making-Place International Postcard Exhibition […] Read More

Decolonizing Together Symposium

      Decolonizing Together entails two day-long online symposia that will bring together faculty, faculty associates and staff at two post-secondary institutions in B.C., as well as school associates and educators from various school districts in Lower Mainland. These symposia will cultivate a diverse community that creates and sustains equitable and inclusive campuses by […] Read More

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 to bead […] 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