Exclusive Podcast Interview with Dr. Sharon Friesen, Associate Dean for Professional and Community Engagement, Faculty of Education, University of Calgary


Dr. Sharon Friesen is the Associate Dean for Professional and Community Engagement in the Faculty of Education at the University of Calgary. She consults on a wide range of teaching and learning topics related to curriculum reform and school improvement. Dr. Friesen is co-founder and president of the Galileo Educational Network Her research interests include curriculum theory, curriculum inquiry, professional development, mathematics education, instructional leadership, technology integration and school reform. She has co-authored two books: Back to the Basics of Teaching and Learning: Thinking the World Together, winner of the 2004 AERA Division B Book Award and Curriculum in Abundance.