Dr. Jo-Anne LeFevre
Professor at Carleton University
Jo-Anne LeFevre, Ph.D. is Chancellor’s Professor of Cognitive Science and Psychology, and the Chair of the Department of Cognitive Science at Carleton University. She has conducted research on children’s mathematical learning for over 40 years, with funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. She collaborates with researchers in Northern Ireland, Chile, Italy, and Canada. She is the primary investigator on a SSHRC-funded partnership grant, Assessment and Instruction in Mathematics (www.aimcollective.ca), that is dedicated to enhancing partnerships between researchers and educators.