Education

Research areas

Childhoods in changing contexts

Research into the historical, contemporary and future contexts in which children grow and learn.

Teacher education and professional learning

Our research in this field focuses on professional learning, classroom readiness and mentoring to investigate and critique the issues arising in initial teacher training.

Literacies, culture and digital media

Our researchers are investigating the development of digital culture and how this impacts lives and learning around the world.

STEM education

Investigating how young people and their teachers engage with science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Student engagement, learning and behaviour

Research that aims to improve the educational experiences of students with diverse abilities, interests and backgrounds, and particularly those who experience difficulties with school and learning.

Contacts

Faculty of Education - Office of Education Research

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