Dr Calvin Irons

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Personal details


mathematics curriculum, primary mathematics


Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (Indiana University)
  • MA (University of Northern Iowa)
  • BA (University of Northern Iowa)

Professional memberships and associations

  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

  • Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers

  • Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia


Dr Irons focuses on the application of research to the classroom context. His mathematics series Growing with Mathematics (McGraw Hill, US) was selected by the National Science Foundation in the United States as a research based curriculum program. Only four mathematics programs have received this recognition.
He is involved in teaching mathematics education units in the primary pre-service and graduate diploma courses.
Dr Irons has received recognition from students for the quality of his teaching.


Selected publications

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