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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 […] Read More

10th Indigenous Math Symposium
April 12, 2021

  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

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

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

STEM 2021
March 1, 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

Congratulations to Dr. Rita L. Irwin and Nicole Y.S. Lee (EDCP, PhD candidate)
February 1, 2021

Congratulations to Dr Rita L. Irwin, Principal Investigator and Nicole Y.S. Lee, Editor and Curator on the publication of the Mapping A/r/tography: Exhibition Catalogue, InSEA 2019 World Congress.   The Mapping A/r/tography Exhibition was held at The University of British Columbia during the InSEA 2019 World Congress. This exhibition featured ongoing artistic, pedagogical, and scholarly […] Read More

16th Canadian Symposium
January 6, 2021

Home Economics | Family Studies | Human Ecology | Family & Consumer Science Education: Issues & Directions Virtual Symposium | February 27-28, 2021   The Canadian Symposium on Home Economics Education will celebrate its 30 year anniversary on 2021. It continues to grow in its representation of Canadian home economists as well as increasingly drawing […] Read More