About Professional Development & Community Engagement


The Professional Development & Community Engagement (PDCE) unit works within the UBC Faculty of Education to offer professional development opportunities for teachers and education professionals working in BC and beyond. Our programs are flexible and part-time, often online or off-campus, and designed to meet the needs of working in-service teachers.


Faculty of Education Mission

To advance the role of education in the wellbeing of people and communities

Our Vision

To advance learning opportunities for educational professionals by mobilizing leading research and practices that promote thriving communities.


Our Values: The 4 Rs

Respect, Relevance, Reciprocity & Responsibility