Program Highlights

Developing Students’ and Educators’ Mental Health Literacy Makes a Difference!

Launching October 31, a massive open online course (MOOC) will be available to anyone interested in developing mental health literacy, defined as a) understanding about how to obtain and maintain good mental health, b) understanding mental disorders and their treatments, c) decreasing stigma, and d) increasing help-seeking efficacy.

Sky, Water, Earth Engaging Youth in Science

UBC Faculty of Education has engaged in the Sky, Water, Earth project, a year-long joint initiative between UBC Faculty of Education, the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre, and the HR MacMillan Space Centre. We are sharing this free resource with teachers across the province as an invitation to support secondary students with an interest in the field of science.

UBC Transformative Educational Leadership Program

On July 12, 2017, UBC’s Faculty of Education welcomed and celebrated twenty-nine graduates of the second cohort of the Transformative Educational Leadership Program (TELP). These leaders, from districts across British Columbia and the Yukon, will take their collective learning back to their schools and districts to make a difference in their learning communities.

Ready for September!

Almost 750 UBC teacher candidates are ready to start their 2017/18 BEd year! Classes are full and anticipation is high because the demand for our graduates is greater than ever.

Summer Learning for BC Educators

Continue your professional learning journey and join with experts and colleagues at UBC Faculty of Education.

Enhancing the Digital Competencies of Teacher Candidates

In the Faculty of Education, we have long recognized the importance of providing teacher candidates with opportunities to explore multi-modal resources from books to classroom manipulatives to online tools to be used in coursework and in their teaching practice.