Scaling the Middle Years Development Instrument MDI Phase 2

This project will see the completion of the second and final phase of an effort to scale-out the Middle Years Development Instrument (MDI) across Canada. Originally developed in BC, the MDI is a survey instrument based initiative that provides actionab …

Indigenous Education Initiative

The goal of this project is to co-create an educational model exemplar that can be adapted for use in a range of Indigenous communities.

Suicide Prevention Training for Educators

The purpose of this project is to influence university policy to include suicide prevention as essential training for Bachelor of Education students (“Teacher Candidates”) to provide them with the necessary knowledge and skills to respond to youth at r …

Job Pathways Project

Using an innovative new tool, this project will provide policymakers, program designers and labour market actors in Newfoundland and Labrador with insights that will allow them to design appropriate and effective job transition interventions that help …

Better Student Loan Programs for Disadvantaged Youth

This project will complete a 10-year follow-up survey that examines loan aversion and post-secondary preferences among low socioeconomic status youth. This project has the potential to improve student loan and financial aid policy.

Indigenous Education Initiative

This project identifies policy options to increase uptake of the Canada Learning Bond and other post-secondary education savings by low-income families. The project has two phases: researching and writing a report on the barriers to RESP uptake and pos …

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