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She is a native New Yorker and has worked professionally as a playwright, teacher, dramaturg and journalist in the USA and Australia. She researches in the areas of creativity and the arts, performance, digital media and social change.
Anne is the editor and creator of the book series Creativity, Education and the Arts Palgrave Macmillanthe ABER co-editor of the Journal of Curriculum and Pedagogy, on the editorial board of several journals, and the following book series: She is also a professional playwright, musician and spoken word performer, and enjoys performing research of all kinds.
She teaches in the areas of curriculum, English and drama, language and early literacy development and works with both undergraduate and postgraduate pre-service and inservice teachers.
Robyn is passionate about the Arts and education and the role quality arts experiences and processes can and should play in creative pedagogy to transform the curriculum at all levels of education.
A former primary teacher, Robyn enjoys working collaboratively with classroom teachers interested in innovative curriculum practices and has worked as an academic mentor with teachers in a range of primary and secondary schools.
In the areas of English, literacy and the arts, Robyn's research has particularly focused on the use of educational or process drama with authentic literary texts to develop students' imaginations and critical literacies. She has been published widely in this area and has worked in partnership with Sydney Theatre Company on the School Drama program since Her current research interests also include teacher education, especially the experiences of early-career teachers and the role of mentoring; sustaining curriculum innovation and evaluation; inquiry and case-based learning; and innovative qualitative research methodologies including the role of the Arts in educational research.
Previous Visitors Professor Kim Donehower Kim Donehower is Professor of English at the University of North Dakota, where she researches the relationship between literacy and the sustainability of rural communities.
With Charlotte Hogg and Eileen E. Her collection Re-Reading Appalachia: Kim teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in English education, composition studies, writing, and literacy studies.
She was awarded a first class honours degree in mathematics from the University of Manchester and holds a masters and doctorate in mathematics education. She was the U. Her academic interests are secondary students' conceptions of proof, the mathematical skills needed in modern workplaces and the design computer environments for learning mathematics.
She has directed more than 30 research and consultancy projects and published widely in articles and books. She also co-presented a popular TV mathematics quiz show, Fun and Games, which topped the prime-time ratings between and In the Fall ofhe was visiting professor of digital history at Umea University in Sweden.
His research focuses on students' historical thinking and consciousness, Canadian history, citizenship education, and new media and technology in education.
In the early spring ofDr. Funded by CFI, this is the first research centre in Canada to study the on-line learning of history. Innovative approaches, such as eye-tracking analysis, are used to study the methods and quality of virtual learning, to clarify the needs of on-line learners, and to develop the models and contexts that lead to improving the design, presentation and evaluation of web sites, simulations and learning materials in history classrooms.
Through ongoing research and the development of partnerships with the Research Unit "Faire l'histoire: Recent research projects include "The Virtual Historian: Digital History in the Canadian Classroom" www. Inhe was nominated by the Council of Ontario Universities for the Award for Excellence in Teaching with technology.
Professor Richard Noss Richard Noss is Professor of Mathematics Education and director of the London Knowledge Lab, an interdisciplinary research centre of the Institute of Education, University of London that involves collaboration between learning scientists and computing scientists.
Until it ended inhe was director of the Technology Enhanced Learning Research Programme, a national research programme that sought to push forward the frontiers of the design and application of technology for learning. Richard has directed some 20 research projects, all of which have focused on some mix of technology-enhanced learning, mathematics, and - for the last ten or so years - workplace learning.
Richard has edited and authored some scholarly articles and six books, including Windows on Mathematical Meanings: Learning Cultures and Computers, in Workplace Ethics for Employees: Commitment Towards Work:: This is the most important of all ethics in the workplace, because work is our god, while at office.
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