Funded Research Projects

 Announced in 2016 & 2017

January 2017
EDCP Members: Rita Irwin, Donal O Donoghue (Co-Investigators)
Project: Performing & Creative Arts
Funder: UBC Grant for Catalyzing Research Cluster
November 2016
EDCP Members: Stephen McGinley
Project: Building Community Capacity to Support Physical Literacy
Funder: RBC Learn to Play grant
Amount: $25,000
October 2016
EDCP Members: LeAnne Petherick
Project: Making Space for Diversity in Physical and Health Education
Funder: Hampton New Faculty Award
Amount: $9,980
September 2016
EDCP Members: Rita Irwin, Stephen Petrina (Co-Applicants)
Project: Social Mobilization on Climate Change using Digital Media
Funder: UBC Grant for Catalyzing Research Cluster
Amount: $50,000 | 1 year
August 2016
EDCP Members: Rita Irwin (Applicant), Peter Gouzouasis, William Pinar, Ching-Chiu Lin
Project: O Canada reimagining Canadian identity: a cosmopolitan approach to teaching and learning
Funder: SSHRC Insight Grant
Amount: $199,002 | 3 years
August 2016
EDCP Members: Ching-Chiu Lin (Applicant), Peter Grimmett, Rita Irwin
Project: The transversality hub: towards a new mode of learning for community arts practice
Funder: SSHRC Insight Grant
Amount: $139,066 | 3 years
August 2016
EDCP Members: Peter Gouzouasis (Co-Applicant)
Project: Reconceptualizing teachers’ roles for Canada’s creative economy
Funder: SSHRC Insight Grant
Amount: $275,087 | 4 years
August 2016
EDCP Members: Rita Irwin (Co-Applicant)
Project: Re-storying Canadian history: the interdependence of creative and critical thinking
Funder: SSHRC Partnership Development Grant
Amount: $162,328 | 2 years
August 2016
EDCP Members: Penney Clark (Collaborator)
Project: Beyond the P5: the historical role of non-permanent security council members in global governance
Funder: SSHRC Connection Grant
Amount: $23,736 | 1 year
August 2016
EDCP Members: Stephen Petrina
Project: History of the Critique of Media and Technology
Funder: SSHRC Insight Development Grant
Amount: $40,033 | 2 years
July 2016
EDCP Members: Marina Milner-Bolotin
Project: Reimagining technology-enhanced STEM teacher education for 21st century: From more technology to increased quality of teaching and learning
Funder: Beijing Normal University under the auspices of Future Schools in 2030 program
Amount: $20,000 USD
May 2016
EDCP Members: Sandra Scott
Project: Intergenerational Landed Learning on the Farm Project at UBC
Funder: NSERC PromoScience
Amount: $180,000 | 3 years
February 2016
EDCP Members: Marina Milner-Bolotin
Project: Improving and Monitoring the Digital Literacy Competencies of Teacher Candidates
Funder: Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Large Project
Amount: $84,315
February 2016
EDCP Members: Marina Milner-Bolotin, Sandra Scott, Douglas Adler, Davor Egersdorfer
Project: Making a Big Difference with Very Little: Creating a Community Resource for Hands-on Math and Science Activities on a ‘Shoestring Budget’
Funder: Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Small Project
Amount: $47,004