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By Patty Wellborn on December 22, 2014
New funding helps research on organizational well-being in school settings.
By Patty Wellborn on December 18, 2014
Stress Management and Resiliency Techniques become part of curriculum As the New Year approaches, many people take time to make resolutions. At UBC Okanagan, mindfulness has not only become a resolution, but a fast-growing movement to improve education—in and outside the classroom. Promoting Stress Management and Resiliency Techniques (known as SMART), smartUBC is a program […]
UBC professor heads back to school to see how well-being influences the work of teaching and learning.
By Okanagan School of Education on December 8, 2014
Funding helps with research on organizational well-being in school settings Why do some teachers thrive, feel engaged and energized through their work? And how do school settings influence this sense of flourishing in the work of teaching, leading, and learning? A UBC professor has been awarded a $185, 872 Social Science and Humanities grant to […]
By Patty Wellborn on October 28, 2014
The Healthy City Partnership will investigate a number of questions about the relation between built environment, natural environment, and the residents of the city of Kelowna. The collaboration will begin with a look at future housing and greenhouse gas emissions in Kelowna.
By Okanagan School of Education on October 18, 2014
Kim Ceulemans, from the Catholic University of Leuven—the largest and oldest university in Belgium—is visiting The University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus to continue a two-year collaboration with Dr. Carol Scarff from the Faculty of Education.
By Okanagan School of Education on October 2, 2014
Prof. Scott Douglas receives $12,000 to investigate test-taker’s spoken and written vocabulary
By Okanagan School of Education on September 24, 2014
Innovative Learning Centre hosts Kelowna’s second Design Jam
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By Okanagan School of Education on September 22, 2014
Participants inspired to integrate ‘making’ into the classroom.