We need to improve teachers’ mental health literacy
University Affairs published an op-ed by Wendy Carr, a UBC teaching professor and senior advisor, and Blye Frank, a professor and dean of the faculty of education, also at UBC. […]
Mar 15, 2019
Sex education and gender identity in schools rife with controversy
Sexual health education and gender identity policies in schools have prompted heated debates across Canada.
Sep 6, 2018
New, free online resource for teachers, teacher candidates, or anyone who wants to support youth mental health
Four Canadian universities, including the University of British Columbia, launched a new online curriculum resource earlier this month called Teach Mental Health.
Aug 30, 2018
How to keep young minds active this summer
As another school year comes to a close, the task of filling long, summer days lies ahead.
Jul 4, 2016
UBC educates future teachers in mental health literacy
UBC is improving mental health literacy among its teacher candidates, arming them with the knowledge and skills they need to act as an intervenor in the battle against teen mental illness.
Aug 26, 2015