Dr. Jan Hare appointed Professor in Indigenous Education
August 22, 2013 | 10:48 am

The Faculty of Education has appointed Dr. Jan Hare Professor in Indigenous Education for Teacher Education. The announcement came at the Finale and Next Steps ceremony for Teacher Education’s Year of Indigenous Education on August 6th. Congratulations Dr. Hare! The full story can be found on the Faculty of Education website. Read more about the […]
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JonArno Lawson – A Talk from the Bottom of the Box: Reflections of an Award-winning Poet for Youth
August 20, 2013 | 12:18 pm

UBC’s Master of Arts in Children’s Literature Program presents a talk and reading from the work by Canadian poet for children and young adults, JonArno Lawson. Title: A Talk from the Bottom of the Box: Reflections of an Award-winning Poet for Youth When: Wednesday, September 25th, 2013, 12:00 – 1:00 pm Where: The Dodson Room, […]
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CUPE 2278 GTA Orientation
August 12, 2013 | 4:25 pm

In conjunction with the other 3 graduate departments in the Faculty of Education, a GTA orientation session has been organized for those teaching in the 2013_14 academic year. The session will be held on: Wednesday, September 18th from 12 noon to 1 pm in Scarfe 310 (2125 Main Mall).. A representative from CUPE 2278 will […]
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How Drama Activates Learning research talk
July 17, 2013 | 12:21 pm

The Drama Summer Institute & the Department of Language and Literacy Education invite you to a research talk: How Drama Activates Learning Dr. Michael Anderson (University of Sydney) Dr. Christine Sinclair (University of Melbourne) Wednesday, July 24th 3:30-4:30 (Reception to follow) PON “F” Digital Learning Centre, room 103 Michael Anderson is an associate professor and […]
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Teacher-Librarian Courses in Summer 2013 Term
June 3, 2013 | 11:29 am

The Department of Language & Literacy Education offers Teacher-Librarian courses in the Summer 2013 term. Registration is now open for these special topics courses. For further information about the teacher librarian programs see LLED’s Programs page.
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Spring Convocation
| 9:59 am

Event Date: Thu, 05/23/2013 - 08:30 - 10:30
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Symposium on Maurice Sendak
| 9:41 am

The Symposium on Maurice Sendak is on Friday, March 1st, 2013 in the Dodson Room at the Barber Learning Centre from 3:30-6:30 pm. It’s free. Refreshments. All welcome.   Register for the event here: http://mauricesendaksymposium.eventbrite.com Date: Fri, 03/01/2013 – 15:30 – 18:30
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UBC & Ritsumeikan University joint TESL Certificate Program
April 24, 2013 | 2:12 pm

Registration is currently open for the UBC/Rits joint Teaching English as a Second Language Certificate. LLED offers the opportunity to begin your certification here at UBC by taking LLED 489: Applied Linguistics for Teachers (6 credits), and then complete your certification in Kyoto, Japan with LLED 478C/96A: Introduction to Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language (6 credits), […]
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Living Our Indigenous Languages Gathering – April 13
April 13, 2013 | 9:30 am

Saturday April 13, 2013 9:30am – 3:30pm Sty-Wet-Tan Hall, UBC First Nations Longhouse, 1985 West Mall FREE and open to the public Pay parking available in the Fraser River Parkade Please join us for this exciting event that will bring together language advocates, community members, policy makers, educators, practitioners, scholars, and students who are interested in […]
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Prof. Marianne McTavish awarded Emerging Scholar Award
April 2, 2013 | 11:47 am

With great pleasure, we announce that Marianne McTavish has been chosen to receive the Emerging Scholar Award from the AERA SIG Critical Perspectives on Early Childhood Education (CPECE). Congratulations Marianne!
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