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December 09, 2016
Outdoor play beats screen time SRDC is involved in two projects to increase the opportunities for children to engage in healthy, self-directed outdoor play. SRDC i...

December 02, 2016
SRDC highlights benefits from nudges and predictive analytics at ESDC Service Research Conference Employment and Social Development Canada’s inaugural Service Resea...

July 05, 2016
Ottawa, July 5, 2016 – Today, Social Research and Demonstration Corporation releases new results for two demonstration projects testing programs intended to increase...

June 14, 2016
In a report just released by the Higher Education Quality Council, SRDC investigates the most appropriate measures to assess resilience as a learning outcome. Resili...

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June 06, 2016
Ottawa, June 6, 2016 – Today SRDC releases the results of the UPSKILL Health project, which was designed to explore the relationships among literacy and essential sk...

May 31, 2016
CLEF - June 2, 2016, 1:30pm - 3pm | University of Ottawa Manitoba Works: evaluating the effectiveness of a new workforce development program for social assistance c...

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May 04, 2016
A four-year longitudinal study A research team from the Social Research and Demonstration Corporation (SRDC) followed over 350 children and their Francophone parent...