News & Events
Developments in multilingual education: towards sustainable translanguaging
April 18, 2017 | 11:44 am
April 24, 2017 | 12:30‐2:00 p.m. | PCOH 2012 (Multipurpose Room).
Drs. Jason Cenoz and Durk Gorter presenting
LLED Roundtable: Rethinking the Foundations of Resilience and System Change
April 11, 2017 | 12:14 pm
Dr. Paul Downes, Director, Educational Disadvantage Center, Dublin City University, will open the Roundtable with a presentation, following which participants will be provided an opportunity to respond.
April 10, 2017 | 10:44 am
Dr. Michael Anderson will be visiting from Sydney University to share his latest research to our community on May 4, 2017 at 12:00 pm at PCOH 2012. Transforming Schools demonstrates how transformation is no longer an option in teaching and learning – it has become a necessity. Changes in the way we work and the […]
Amanda Wager wins the AERA Arts and Learning SIG Dissertation Award 2017
March 31, 2017 | 3:41 pm
Amanda Wager, recent Ph.D. graduate has been awarded the AERA Arts and Learning SIG Dissertation Award 2017. Congratulations, Amanda!
Demystifying publishing in language and literacy educational research
March 28, 2017 | 4:26 pm
March 31, 2017 Bonny Norton In this session, I seek to demystify the process of international publication, drawing on my experience as a writer, editor, board member, and journal reviewer for a wide range of educational journals. Topics will include: From term paper to journal article; choice of journal; multiple authorship; and the revision process. […]
Kathleen (Kaye) Hare is a PhD student in the Department of Language and Literacy in the Faculty of Education. On Thursday, March 23rd Kathleen Hare will be giving an invited presentation to the House of Common’s Standing Committee on Health. The invited presentation is on Kaye’s Master’s research regarding the potential health effects of Internet […]
A UBC Innovation Snapshot: Be inspired by and connect with innovators at UBC
March 10, 2017 | 2:13 pm
Dr. Guofang Li's research on Transnational/Global Perspectives of Language and Literacy Education was featured in a UBC Innovation snapshot.
“Children’s poetry: What is it, how do you get it done, and then what do you do with it?”
March 6, 2017 | 2:18 pm
All are welcome to a presentation by JonArno Lawson.
Writing & Scholarship Series – March 3, 2017
February 24, 2017 | 4:24 pm
Writing effective book reviews for publication Ryuko Kubota Writing a book review is a great way to start building your publication record. Yet, publishing a book review involves a specific procedure and textual expectations different from journal articles. This workshop will offer an overview of this specific genre and practical recommendations for successful writing of […]
Well done, Ron!
February 7, 2017 | 3:42 pm
A great article about Ron Darvin’s research on equity and digital literacy was published in the Vancouver Sun.
Writing & Scholarship Series 2017
January 17, 2017 | 3:01 pm
1. January 13 Ling Shi and Wendy Traas Citation practices, citation management This session addresses two important topics in academic practice: paraphrasing and citation management. In the first part of the session, Dr. Shi will use writing samples from graduate students across disciplines to help participants understand that paraphrasing is a process of smoothly […]