Natalia Balyasnikova has won the competition for the UBC Public Scholars Initiative!
June 23, 2017 | 3:18 pm

Please join us in congratulating Natalia Balyasnikova, who has been awarded the UBC Public Scholars Initiative (PSI) Award and received funding from Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies (G+PS). Congratulations, Natalia!
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Yuya Takeda has successfully defended his MA thesis!
| 3:07 pm

LLED is proud to announce that Yuya Takeda has successfully defended his MA thesis, entitled “More than a tape-recorder: Negotiations of English Language Teacher Identities in the JET Program in Japan”, on June 22nd. Congratulations, Yuya!
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Ecopoetic Campus Walk
June 20, 2017 | 10:55 am

Meet at UBC Orchard Garden, 2613 West Mall at 1:00PM. Join us as we take an ecopoetic walk through UBC campus, and stop at six places to reflect, to ponder, to listen, to engage and to play.
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Congratulations to Espen Stranger-Johannessen, Grad Student Award for Outstanding Service recipient!
June 14, 2017 | 9:45 am

Please join us in congratulating Espen Stranger-Johannessen who has received the 2016W LLED Graduate Student Award for Outstanding Service in the Department.
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Congratulations to Candace Galla on her successful SSHRC Insight Grant application!
June 7, 2017 | 9:21 am

LLED congratulates Dr. Candace Galla for her success with her project, “Digital technology use for First Nations language education and revitalization in British Columbia“, in the 2017 SSHRC Insight Development Grants competition!
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Book Launch and Reading
June 5, 2017 | 12:26 pm

Come celebrate Carl Leggo's latest poetry book, "Hearing Echoes" with us on Thursday! Light refreshments will be served.
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Congratulations to Bonnie Sutherland
| 10:04 am

Bonnie Sutherland is the 2017 recipient of the Alumni Teacher Award which recognizes outstanding achievement by alumni who are making exceptional impacts in the lives of their students and learning communities. She was featured in the North Delta Reporter over the weekend. Congratulations Bonnie on this outstanding achievement!
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Congratulations to Dr. Sara Florence Davidson & Amber Moore
June 1, 2017 | 9:10 am

We are pleased to announce that two LLED esteemed colleagues were presented with awards at the Canadian Association for Curriculum Studies (CACS) Celebration of Creative Scholar Works on Tuesday May 30th, 2017!
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Critical Multiculturalism
May 29, 2017 | 4:03 pm

Educators have a tremendous responsibility not only to create safe spaces and welcoming classrooms for their increasingly diverse student population, but also to recognize and resist all forms of oppression directed towards racialized vulnerable students.
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2017 Summer Noted Scholar
May 19, 2017 | 4:42 pm

Nancy H. Hornberger, Ph.D., will be visiting LLED from the University of Pennsylvania this Summer. She will be teaching a LLED Special Topics course, LLED 565E, "Language Diversity and Education." Registration is open now to all Faculty of Education Graduate students!
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Congratulations Ron Darvin!
May 10, 2017 | 2:20 pm

Ron was recognized for his research on the digital literacies of high school students in Vancouver, and for actively sharing his research through public talks, media interviews, and teacher workshops for different school districts in BC. He is supervised by LLED Professor Bonny Norton.
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LCU Colloquium 2017
April 26, 2017 | 5:07 pm

Co-organized by LLED's Dr. Sandra Zappa-Hollman, the colloquium will bring together scholars from across Canada to identify and discuss critical issues facing post-secondary educational institutions that stem from internationalization in higher education.
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