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Stirring Minds Series at 2011 ICEL Conference

Stirring Minds Series at 2011 ICEL Conference

Small Technologies with Big Potential: Lessons Learned from Colleagues in Challenging Contexts Dr. Susan Crichton is an associate professor at the University of Calgary – Faculty of Education and a fellow of the Centre for Commonwealth Education at Cambridge University. Her research explores the design and development of ICT enhanced learning environments and the use […]

Historic firsts celebrated during UBC’s Okanagan campus Convocation

Record number of graduates at ceremonies Thursday and Friday, June 9 & 10 Among the historic events at this week’s Convocation ceremonies at UBC’s Okanagan campus are the conferral of Bachelor of Human Kinetics degrees for the first time, and the conferral of a PhD upon  microbiologist Max Jones, whose doctoral degree is the first […]

Education’s unsung heroes help prepare tomorrow’s teachers

More than 180 Central Okanagan teachers sponsor student teachers in the classroom Over the past several months, more than 350 teachers in elementary and secondary schools throughout BC’s Southern Interior – including more than 180 Central Okanagan teachers – have shared their classrooms with student teachers from the Faculty of Education at UBC’s Okanagan campus. […]