Research in Action: Western Education's Research Report

Research In Action: Volume 3, Issue 2 - Winter 2015

Faculty of Education Professor Pam Bishop's research shows that strong leadership in high-poverty schools can increase students’ success. (more)

Taming the wild information beast

Dr. Robert Sandieson has discovered a new methodology that allows for more thorough and efficient ways to search databases. (more)

Harnessing children’s first language skills

Through her research, Dr. Shelley Taylor demonstrates the importance of valuing a child's first language in the classroom. (more)

Creativity, music and the brain

Dr. Joel Lopata explores creativity by bringing together education, music improvisation and neuroscience imaging. (more)

The Faculty of Education research team is growing

The Faculty of Education welcomes three new faculty researchers and thirteen Faculty Fellows. (more)


Congratulations to the following Faculty of Education researchers.


Faculty of Education researchers have been involved in the following activities.


Faculty of Education researchers have published the following research.

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