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Handsworth drama teacher wins 2018 UBC Alumni Award

April 30, 2018

Photo credit: Paul McGrath, North Shore News

Congratulations to Handsworth drama teacher, Dr. David Beare, on winning the 2018 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award.

Dr. Beare is recognized for empowering his students and teaching them to adapt, grow, collaborate, and connect through theatre. He has taught drama at Handsworth since 1996, and during that time oversaw The Heart Talks project and developed the "Student Voice" initiative.

To read more about Dr. Beare and his recent Alumni Teacher Award win, visit On behalf of the North Vancouver School District, congratulations to Dr. Beare - thank you for always inspiring, empowering, and welcoming Handsworth students!

2018 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award