Research focused

Fledge is committed to becoming an evidence-based platform.

We believe that a data-driven approach is the key to making a difference in the lives of children. In pursuit of that goal, we have partnered with the University of Calgary to conduct research and evaluate our platform’s effectiveness. We invite parents and teachers of fledglings to participate in the research project as of January 2024. Specifically, we will be using qualitative and quantitative data to look at how the app impacts children on their:

  • Emotional Regulation

  • Stress & Anxiety

  • Focus & Attention

  • Social Interaction

Research team

Meet the team researching the next generation of curriculum

  • Dr. Dora Tam

    Dr. Dora Tam

    Volunteer Research Lead

    Dr. Dora Tam is a Full Professor at the University of Calgary in the Faculty of Social Work. She has had extensive national and international research experiences on families and the wellbeing of children and youth in the past 20 years.

  • Aurélia Mir-Orefice

    Aurélia Mir-Orefice

    Research Coordinator

    Aurélia Mir-Orefice is completing her Masters degree in School and Applied Child Psychology at the University of Calgary. She has had research experience in both qualitative and quantitative work since 2017.

Interested in learning more?

If your school is interested in learning more on the research project, please reach out to Aurelia.