Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education
Dawei Yang PhD Candidate in Special Education

Dawei Yang

PhD in Education
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Research Area 

Special Education

Supervisor

Dr. Pamela Beach

Biography 

Dawei's doctoral research investigates emergent/early reading skills of young children with ASD and examines the effects of a modified dialogic reading intervention on these children’s vocabulary, reading comprehension, and social-emotional development. He has been awarded with the Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) (2018-2019), and the Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) Doctoral Scholarship (2019-2022).

Research Interests

  • Reading development 
  • Reading interventions 
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder 
  • Early childhood development
  • Cognition and learning

Website

ResearchGate: www.researchgate.net/profile/Dawei_Yang8

Twitter: @daweiyang25