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Message to Secondary Teacher Candidates from Association Dean, Teacher Education re: Extended Practicum

January 21, 2019 | 11:05 am

Associate Dean of Teacher Education, Dr. Marianne McTavish, sends Secondary teacher candidates a special message as they plan for a 10-week extended practicum.

2018-19 Sessional & Lecturer Faculty Teaching Prize

December 6, 2018 | 6:31 pm

The Faculty of Education has a long-standing commitment to excellence in teaching. In recognition of the significant contribution that Sessional and Lecturer faculty members make to our programs, the Faculty of Education offers a Sessional and Lecturer Faculty Teaching Prize to outstanding educators. The prize includes both a plaque and $1000 and is awarded at […]

2018-19 Killam Faculty Teaching Prize

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The Faculty of Education has a long history of emphasizing the importance of exceptional teaching. The Faculty recognizes two full-time tenure track faculty members each year with a prize of $5,000 and a plaque, awarded at convocation. Download this document. 1. Eligibility All Faculty members who hold a full-time tenured or tenure-track appointment are eligible […]

2018 Happy Holidays

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Dear BEd Elementary, Middle Years, and Secondary Teacher Candidates: Congratulations on completing your first term in the BEd program! As you begin a well-deserved break, I encourage you to rest, relax and rejuvenate. The new year will bring fresh beginnings and exciting new learning opportunities for us all. I look forward to welcoming you back […]

2018 Murray Elliot Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program

November 30, 2018 | 9:53 am

The 2018 recipient of the Murray Elliot Service Award is: Dr. Kedrick James Dr. Kedrick James is a Senior Instructor in the Department of Language and Literacy Education at the University of British Columbia and Director of the Digital Literacy Centre. His scholarship, research, and teaching focus on writing pedagogy, automation of literacy, and poetics […]