Through experiential learning, mentorship, and place-based learning, the project explores how participation in an urban farming project can foster environmental consciousness, respect for nature, and more
The Faculty of Education at the University of British Columbia aims to make a real difference to high-risk youth living in BC.
This commitment has led to the creation of two youth development initiatives: the Struggling Youth Research Network and the Social Emotional Learning program. Both aim to help children and youth face learning and life challenges, so they can more
What can a retired Canadian do to make positive change in the world? Patricia (Paddy) Wales (BA, ‘75) asked herself that question last year. “I knew I wanted to have some positive effect on the world’s future, which seems bleak at the moment,” says Wales, a life-long nature lover. Paddy’s interest in how humans change […]