Grants and Projects

We are passionate about our work and believe in the many ways we collaborate locally, nationally and internationally to improve the human condition through education.

2019 Researcher/Project/Funding Agency

Dr. Jennifer Anderson Culture and assessment for learning: Nunavut assessment framework Memorial University - Seed, Bridge and Multidisciplinary Fund

Dr. Christine Arnold (Principal Investigator) Learning outcomes in transfer – publication project Ontario Council on Articulation and Transfer

Dr. Cecile Badenhorst Videos on Graduate Dissertation/Research Writing Memorial School of Graduate Studies Graduate Student Services Fee 2018

Dr. Anne Burke (Principal Investigator) and Ingrid Johnston (Co-Principal Investigator) Developing a pedagogy of social justice in the classroom through postcolonial literature (subgrant) Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada - Insight Grant

Dr. Mildred Cahill (Principal Investigator)Edith Furey (Co-Investigator) Understanding young children's career development as a developmental/relational process: engaging parents, schools, and community Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling - Academic and Practical Research Project Agreement

Drs. Leah Lewis (PI), Heather McLeod (Co-Applicant) and Xuemei Li (Co-Applicant) The Hearthstone Studio: Public Art Hive as Space for Learning, Creativity, Exchange, and Wellness
SSHRC Insight Development 2018

Dr. Xuemei Li (Principal Investigator) Dr. Thomas Ricento (Co-Investigator) Dr. Janice Stewart (Co-Principal Investigator) Refugee student integration: Building welcoming communities and schools for a sustainable future (subgrant) Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada - Partnership-Development

Dr. Xuemei Li (Principal Investigator) Dr. Keith Power (Co-Investigator) Bridging two worlds: culturally responsive career development programs and services to meet the needs of newcomer and refugee children in Canada. Mitacs - Accelerate
Dr. Hua Que (Co-Investigator) Straight Talk about Autism Spectrum Disorder Memorial University Conference Grant 2019 and the JR Smallwood Conference Grant

Dr. Kimberly Maich Canadian School Principals’ Support of Students with Special Education Needs: An examination of critical incidents as a form of professional learning SSHRC Insight Grant 2019-2024

Dr. Kimberly Maich, Co-Investigator with Dr. Steve Sider Fostering Equitable Education Systems for those with Disabilities: A Canada-Ghana Partnership for addressing Indicators of Inclusive Education and Building Training Networks SSHRC Partnership Development Grant 2019-2023

Dr. Kimberly Maich, Collaborator with Dr. Steve Sider ASD Specific Housing Supports Mitacs Accelerate Grant 2018

Drs. Kimberly Maich (PI) and Sharon Penney (PI) Increasing Community participation through the use of technology and specialized apps Trillium Grow Grant 2018-2019

Dr. Kimberly Maich (PI) with Community Living Haldimand Building Professional Capacity around Autism Spectrum Disorder in New Brunswick's Schools: An Evaluation of the "ASD and Behavioural Interventions" Online Training Program MUN SSHRC VP Grant

Dr. Kimberly Maich Urban aboriginal knowledge network (subgrant) Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Partnership-Development

Dr. Sylvia Diane Moore (Principal Investigator) Exloring the pre-emptive nature of early childhood education on the demand for special education/mental health services in schools Mary & Wallace McCain Family Foundation 2018

Drs. David Philpott (PI), Kimberly Maich (Co-Applicant) Sharon Penney (Co-Applicant) and Gabrielle Young (Co-Applicant)

Relationships First - Restorative Justice in Education Consortium, Faculty of Education, VP Research at Memorial

Dr. Dorothy Vaandering Restorative justice in education: beyond practice to a critical praxis Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Connection Grant - Individual


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