Centre for Early Childhood Education and Research

The Centre for Early Childhood Education & Research is an interdisciplinary unit and involves the active participation of faculty, students, and visiting scholars from a range of units across the campus and the broader community.

The major purpose of the Centre is to serve as a community of discourse within the Faculty and the University around issues pertaining to professional development, research, policy, and leadership in the area of early childhood development and education.


Affiliated UBC Faculty & Postdocs

Name Role Research Interests
Bredin, Shannon Faculty (G+PS eligible/member) human motor learning, expertise and development, physical education, teacher preparation and effectiveness, Human motor behaviour (motor learning, development, and expertise), life span physical activity and health, physical and health literacy, health knowledge, health-related physical fitness, interactive gaming, telehealth, psychomotor markers of performance