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Oh, Canada: Is it time to change what’s taught in history?

Oh, Canada: Is it time to change what’s taught in history?

UBCO researcher explores Canadian citizenship and national identity

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Extension of Dr. Jan Hare’s appointment as dean pro tem for the Faculty of Education
Q&A with Dr. John-Tyler Binfet on Cultivating Kindness

Q&A with Dr. John-Tyler Binfet on Cultivating Kindness

“This book is a resource for educators who want to introduce kindness in their classrooms or schools and are seeking ideas and strategies to support kindness in students,” says Dr. Binfet.

Dr. Chris Martin receives Outstanding Book Prize

Dr. Chris Martin receives Outstanding Book Prize

Congratulations Dr. Martin!  

Christia Langlois, Kelowna Kiwanis Legacy Major Entrance Award in Education recipient

Christia Langlois, Kelowna Kiwanis Legacy Major Entrance Award in Education recipient

“Children need different types of explanations, and so I’m really excited to start working in the classroom and presenting things in completely different ways to adapt to their style of learning.”

Call for 2023 Summer Institute in Education Instructors
Planting seeds of science

Planting seeds of science

Learn how Okanagan School of Education students are gaining practical teaching experience in towns across the province as part of their community field experience.

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Addie Mercuri, Outstanding Master-Level Award

Addie Mercuri, Outstanding Master-Level Award

“The work ethic and motivation will ebb and flow, but the passion you have for your research topic will ground you throughout it. Enjoy the process!”

UBCO celebrates 10 years of canine therapy programs

UBCO celebrates 10 years of canine therapy programs

B.A.R.K. takes the bite out of student stress and homesickness

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Lola Gaius, Master-Level Outstanding Presentation/Publication Award

Lola Gaius, Master-Level Outstanding Presentation/Publication Award

“Be open to new ideas, experiences and practices.”