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ABLE Research Consultants

ABLE Research Consultants is a BC-based firm with 40 years of collective experience and knowledge in the field of work-integrated learning (WIL). Its Principal, Dr. Andrea Sator, is the provincial Research Chair for the Association for Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning (ACE-WIL) and the Co-Chair of Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning Canada’s (CEWIL Canada) National Research Committee. Dr. Sator also holds a faculty position at Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Melville School of Business.

Research Articles

Sustainability of the Community Social Services Sector Through Institutional Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Partnerships

Through the literature review, the research team identified seven factors which formed the basis for good practices and quality WIL across social service organizations….

Competency Framework for the BC Community Social Services Sector

This project builds on the findings and recommendations from a research project called “Sustainability of the Community Social Services Sector Through Institutional Work-Integrated Learning Partnerships: A response to growing diversity and complexity of needs”….

Sustainability Toolkit for the Community Social Sector

The Community Social Services Sustainability Toolkit synthesizes the wealth of information gathered in the project through guidance from an advisory committee of dedicated post-secondary and community social services key informants….