Career Highlights

UNBC School of Education – Redesign Committees

Member of the UNBC School of Education B.Ed. Redesign Committee
UNBC-TEP-Renewal-Proposal-June-2019-Update-2019-06-11

Graduate Programs Redesign Committee (Leadership Academic Lead)

Committee Members


Teachers on Fire: Episode 120 (January 2020)

Dr. Christine Younghusband РAssessment, Weaving, and Relationships 

Episode 120 – Dr. Christine Younghusband


Open Schools BC – Math Video Project

Ministry of Education. Writing senior math activities that reflected BC’s Curriculum and First People’s Principles of Learning; and learning activities that focussed on First Peoples curricular competencies and local context. The design process looked for math embedded.

  • Exploring the Bentwood Box
    • Math 8
    • Workplace Mathematics 10, 11 & Apprenticeship Mathematics 12
  • The Salmon Returns
    • Interdisciplinary: Math 9, Science 9, Social Studies 9
  • Will the Salmon Return?
    • Interdisciplinary: Statistics 12, BC First Peoples 12, Environmental Science 12, Specialized Science 12, English First Peoples 12


CFUR Presents: The Abstract – March 12, 2020

Episode 5: Learning To Teach with Dr. Christine Ho Younghusband

Interviewed by UNBC Grad Students Kristen Kieta and Jeremy Morris. Talking about BC Education and the redesigned B.Ed. Teacher Education Program at UNBC, which was recently approved and will be implemented in the Fall 2020. Exciting times in BCED.


British Columbia School Trustee Association Trustee Study Highlights the Importance of Local Information

Leader Issue 28: The Education Leader (online publication) – September 2019

Dr. Daniel Laitsch (principal investigator) and myself (graduate research assistant) engaged in a research study that looked at how BC school trustees access research and acquire the knowledge to make decisions. BCSTA shared highlights of this study on their online journal, the Education Leader, to give back to participants and inform practice.

Trustee Study Highlights Importance of Local Information


First Journal Publication – Published: April 2019

Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, No.188 (2019)

Title of the Study: British Columbia School Trustees’ Use of Research and Information Seeking in Decision Making

Dr. Daniel Laitsch, Simon Fraser University
Dr. Christine Ho Younghusband, Simon Fraser University

https://journalhosting.ucalgary.ca/index.php/cjeap/issue/view/5111


FNESC Math Teachers Resource Guide – Revisions 2019


TEDxWestVancouverED – September 2017 – ALIGNMENT

Finding your place in the education system.
Where is your best fit? How are we all aligned?


Member of the Math K-9 Curriculum Development Team

https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/mathematics

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