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Carmel French, PhD

Children with Challenging Needs and Their Families.  Assessment Issues and Measures.  Early Intervention.  Children's Rights.  Inclusive Education.  Policy Development and Evaluation. Profile 

Christine McLean

Play and Play-based learning. Pedagogical Documentation. Reflective Practice and Professional Learning. Emerging Language and Literacy. Early Learning and Child Care Programming, Policy Development and Evaluation. Early Learning Frameworks. Child Care Advocacy. Profile

Fernando Nunes, PhD

Academic Underachievement.  At-Risk Minority Youth. Immigrant Settlement and Integration Services. Critical Pedagogy. Participatory Research.lenging Needs and Their Families.  Profile

Sarah Reddington, PhD

Inclusive education, capacity approaches to learning, children and youth’s rights and advocacy, differentiated curriculum, visual and arts-based methods, Universal Design for Learning, and critical approaches to child and youth study. Profile

Shane Theunissen

Cross-cultural education, community development, as well as teaching marginalized youth in alternative education contexts. Profile

Joan Turner, PhD

Child Life Professional Practice Issues.  Professional Development.  Children's Concepts of Health and Illness.  Effects of Illness and Hospitalization on Children and Families. Profile

Donna Varga, PhD

Cultural Ideas about Early Childhood Education.  History and Philosophy of Early Childhood Education.  Popular Culture for/about Childhood and Adolescence.  Representations of Childhood in Children's Stories.  Animal-Human Interrelationships.  Play in Childhood.  Profile