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  • Aboriginal early childhood post-secondary programs: stories of successes and challenges 

    Alphonse, Danielle (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2013)
    Aboriginal Early Childhood Post-Secondary Programs: Stories of Successes and Challenges takes a look at Vancouver Island University Early Childhood Education programs and examines at the factors that contribute to a students ...
  • Aboriginal tourism of Canada 

    Swaikoski, Dylan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
    The purpose of this research is to further develop understanding of the profile of travellers who are participating in Aboriginal tourism in Canada.
  • Academic engagement and achievement in high school mathematics 

    Pearce, Anne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2014)
    The question addressed in this quantitative action research study was: In high school Mathematics is there a correlation between the level of academic engagement and the level of academic achievement? It was hypothesized ...
  • Action research and consultation to promote inclusive practices 

    Szucs, Brent (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019)
    A fundamental tenant of inclusive education is that students with exceptionalities have the right to pursue a quality education with supports in a general classroom setting; it promotes diversity, cooperation, and acceptance ...
  • An action research project exploring the most effective methods of home-school communication 

    Austin, Maria (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2010-04)
    This project examined how a Kindergarten teacher responded to a growing concern that several traditional methods of home-school communication were not adequately meeting the needs of teachers and parents. Using the cycle ...
  • Active school transportation: counting steps toward a healthy future 

    Arkell, Graeme E. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018)
    One of the most pressing concerns affecting Canadian youth today is their failure to obtain sufficient levels of physical activity. Canadian and World Health Organization guidelines stipulate that to derive health benefits, ...
  • Adapted outdoor education 

    Robb, Jessica (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019)
    This research was done in preparation for the creation of a teacher’s guidebook to aid teachers in developing an inclusive outdoor education program. The purpose of the guidebook is to provide information about outdoor ...
  • Administrative supports that reduce teacher stress 

    Johnston, Shannon (Vancouver Island University, 2012)
    Teacher stress and administrative supports that reduce that stress were investigated using a mixed methods exploratory approach in the Southern Gulf Islands of British Columbia. An online survey instrument was used to ...
  • Administrative supports that reduce teacher stress 

    Johnston, Shannon (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2013)
    Teacher stress and administrative supports that reduce that stress were investigated using a mixed methods exploratory approach in the Southern Gulf Islands of British Columbia. An online survey instrument was used to ...
  • Africville: the death of a community for the renewal of an identity 

    Collette, Thomas (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2016-07-23)
  • All in: inclusion through the arts 

    McKee, Jennifer (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018)
  • Altered books as a form of student reflection about constructivist learning experiences 

    Toth, Natasha Anne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2015)
    Improving student motivation and engagement in learning curriculum outcomes has become an increasingly difficult task in the 21st century. The purpose of this study was to discover if using constructivist teaching strategies, ...
  • An alternative blue print: a white paper for the education of the ‘Paniya’ tribes in Wayanad, Kerala, India 

    Ulahanna, Joseph Athrashaery (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018)
  • An analysis of the roles and responsibilities of academic department heads in independent schools 

    Woollven, Wendy (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2014)
    Based on the premise that a leadership model that supports teachers to improve their practice will have an impact on their instruction and ultimately student learning, an investigation of different academic leadership ...
  • Animal-assisted intervention impacts emotional behaviour disorders: a website to further professional development of using animals in schools 

    Canby, Anna (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019)
    Although animal-assisted intervention (AAI) is not a new intervention type for the rehabilitation of individuals (both physically and emotionally), it is a research topic that deserves more focus, especially in school ...
  • Anodic stripping voltammetry 

    Guzman, Sara (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster exploring anodic stripping voltammetry using bismuth film electrodes (BiFEs) rather than mercury film electrodes (MFE) for trace metals analysis.
  • Anxiety in the classroom: a growing concern 

    Meredith, Kelli F. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018)
    This research design has been developed with current literature in mind, around the topics of anxiety and mental health for school aged children and youth. Autoethnography was used in conjunction with a thorough review of ...
  • Aqueous bonding: A chemical appeal to anthropology 

    Cottell, Aislinn (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
    Aqueous Bonding: A Chemical Appeal to Anthropology is an adventurous cross-disciplinary synthesis of poetry and science. Spoken from the anthropomorphized perspective of Chemistry itself, the narrative outlines a plea to ...
  • Architectural element analysis of paleo submarine fan systems, Hornby and Denman Islands, BC 

    Bennett, Hayden; Cankovic, Andrea; De Laplante, Ghislain; Dean, Nicole; Gaber, Max; Hickey, Kayla; Isbister, Teague; Kinakin, Natasha; Lavigne, Brett; Lokken, Knut; Rossetto, Cameron; Stearn, Michael; Temos, Nicholas; Wagner, Luke; Wojciuk, Christina (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-09)
    The basin sediments of the Nanaimo Group comprise the majority of the bedrock in the Gulf islands, and provide an extensive record of ancient depositional environments. While the Nanaimo Group sediments are traditionally ...
  • Are you listening : what students with high-incidence disabilities can tell their teachers about school engagement 

    Ellwood, Laura (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2016-06)
    The purpose of this study was to understand the school experience of students with designations and their level of engagement in school. This phenomenological study examined the students’ feelings about school engagement ...