The Diversity and Media Toolbox is a comprehensive suite of resources for teachers, students, law enforcement representatives and the general public, that explores issues relating to stereotyping, bias and hate in mainstream media and on the Internet. The program, which includes professional development tutorials, lesson plans, interactive student modules and background articles, is divided into two distinct […]
School Effectiveness and Improvement Research, Policy and Practice: Challenging the Orthodoxy? Publisher: Taylor and Francis, 2012-01-23. 312 pages Publisher and Author information here. UBC Library Holdings Information here.
The Vancouver School Board is has an article on the public opinion’s effect on the future of public education in Vancouver. Find out more here. Vancouver School Board Sectoral Review: Our Schools, Our Programs, Our Future pdf here.
Qualitative Research in Action: A Canadian Primer by Deborah K. van den Hoonaard Copyright Year: 2012 Part of a Series from Oxford University Press Canada: Themes in Canadian Sociology Publisher’s Information here. Author Information here. UBC Library Holdings information here.
Creating Caring Classrooms: How to encourage students to communicate, create, and be compassionate of others This passionate book is about community, compassion, and creativity; it is about caring for others. It is also about helping students care about their work. Teachers will learn how to establish inclusive classrooms where kindness and concern become crucial backdrops for […]
Post-secondary institutions have sent a stern letter to the B.C. government in response to the recent provincial budget, which ordered them to trim administrative spending by $70 million in 2013-14 and 2014-15. “It is critical for government to understand that the $70 million reduction to institutional grants over the last two years of the fiscal […]