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Upcoming Institute for Critical Education Studies seminars

The Institute for Critical Education Studies is please to sponsor two upcoming seminars on curriculum issues in Latin America and Spain. Curricular Discourses with Practical Implications: Perspectives and Experiences From Spain & South America September 22, 2016 11:30am – 1:30pm … Continue reading

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Reforming Academic Labor, Resisting Imposition, K12 and Higher Education (Workplace: A Journal for Academic Labor, No. 25)

New Workplace Issue #25 Reforming Academic Labor, Resisting Imposition, K12 and Higher Education Writing About Academic Labour Joss Winn Survival in the New Corporatized Academy: Resisting the Privatization of Higher Education Ellen Boesenberg The Radical Keynes: An Appraisal Carlo Fanelli “A … Continue reading

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‘Reclaiming the School as Pedagogic Form’

Institute for Critical Education Studies Faculty of Education University of British Columbia Public Lecture ‘Reclaiming the School as Pedagogic Form’ Dr. Jan Masschelein (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven) May 12, 2015 12:00 – 2:00pm Scarfe 1214 (Education Building, UBC Vancouver)  In my … Continue reading

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Making sense of report cards [Updated]

It’s report card season. Just how useful are report cards? How should parents respond to their students grades? What kind of questions can or should parents ask teachers about the assessment of their students’ performance? Should parents reward their students … Continue reading

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Info Session: Critical Pedagogy & Education Activism – UBC Masters program launches July 2015

Next information session: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 BC Teachers’ Federation 4:00 – 5:30pm 100 – 550 West 6th Ave. Vancouver Application deadline: January 23, 2015 Program begins: July 2015 Download poster PDF More Information: pdce.educ.ubc.ca/CPEA

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New UBC graduate program in critical pedagogy & education activism

NEW MASTERS PROGRAM IN THE INSTITUTE FOR CRITICAL EDUCATION STUDIES CRITICAL PEDAGOGY AND EDUCATION ACTIVISM BEGINS JULY 2015 APPLY NOW! The new UBC Masters Program in Critical Pedagogy and Education Activism (Curriculum Studies) has the goal of bringing about positive change in schools … Continue reading

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Teacher education: Demands from the boundaries

The Institute for Critical Education Studies presents: TEACHER EDUCATION: DEMANDS FROM THE BOUNDARIES Héctor Gómez Universidad Católica Silva Henríquez (Santiago, Chile) Fernando Murillo Universidad Alberto Hurtado and Universidad Católica Silva Henríquez (Santiago, Chile) UBC PhD Student Tuesday October 14, 2015 Noon – 1:00pm UBC … Continue reading

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Marketing Canadian Universities (New issue of Critical Education)

Critical Education has just published its latest issue at http://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/criticaled. Marketing Canadian Universities: The Sociology of Institutions Perspective Joe Corrigan, University of Alberta Abstract This is a critical response to a Government of Canada study using the institutional-sociology notions of … Continue reading

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Constructing a Bakhtinian/Freirean Dialogic Pedagogy for the College Composition Classroom

New issue of Critical Education includes Sean McAuley’s article “Constructing a Bakhtinian/Freirean Dialogic Pedagogy for the College Composition Classroom”. Critical Education is a open access journal published by the Institute for Critical Education Studies at the University of British Columbia. … Continue reading

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Inaugural issue revisited: Workplace: A Journal for Academic Labor

ICES is returning to the archive and rolling out back issues in OJS format! We begin with the inaugural issue and its core theme, “Organizing Our Asses Off.” Issue #2 will soon follow. We encourage readers and supporters of Workplace … Continue reading

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