Dr. Anne Burke awarded funding for Trans-Atlantic research

Nov 6th, 2019


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Dr. Anne Burke awarded funding for Trans-Atlantic research


Congratulations to Dr. Anne Burke whose international research team was recently awarded funding from Trans-Atlantic Platform Social Innovation funding call.The project is coordinated by the University of Lapland, Finland and the university partners are Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada and Leeds Beckett University, UK. The project is part of the activities of the UArctic Thematic Network on Teacher Education.

The AdVoSt-project will enhance educators' knowledge of multiple storytelling pedagogies including perspectives of land-based learning. The research-based development of composing narratives with young learners through art, writing, photography, performance and digital representations privilege young children’s voice enabling their full citizenship.

The project is funded by the Academy of Finland, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (Canada) and the UK Research and Innovation. Read more...