Dr. Jeffrey MacCormack

Associate Professor


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Dr. Jeffrey MacCormack is an associate professor of Educational Psychology and Inclusion at the University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education. As a former classroom teacher, Dr. MacCormack's research on after-school programs, executive functions, social competence, and play-based learning is also informed by 10 years of experience teaching elementary students and many years of teaching post-secondary adult learners. His work has focused on creating spaces where youth can thrive.

Teaching Interests

Educational Psychology of Exceptional Learners, Research Methods, Behaviour and Emotion in the Classroom, Motivation, Autism in the Classroom

Research Interests

Play-based learning, social competence of youth with autism, inclusive classroom practice, collaborating with parents, students with special needs