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Researcher: Satterthwait, DR (Dr Donna Satterthwait)

Fields of Research

Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Education Assessment and Evaluation
Vocational Education and Training Curriculum and Pedagogy
Secondary Education
Education Systems
Primary Education (excl. Maori)
Educational Administration, Management and Leadership

Research Objectives

Education and Training
Education and Training Systems
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
Syllabus and Curriculum Development
Learner and Learning Processes
Teaching and Instruction
Teacher and Instructor Development

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An Evaluation of the 2005 Program of Professional Development for Schools through Moderation Activities
Making biology count: integrating mathematics into the teaching of inheritance; Journal of Biological Education
Queensland Educational reform: What does it mean for teachers?; The Queensland Science Teacher
The disciplining of pre-service teachers: Reflections on the teaching of reflective teaching; Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education
The enhancement of generic attributes through assessment tasks and reflective learning; Teaching Matters 2007
What's so scary about GE foods?; Social Alternatives
Why are 'hands-on' science activities so effective for student learning?; Teaching Science

Research Projects

SiMERR Hub Tasmania; University of New England (UNE)
The UTAS Science Fair Website Project; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
TCE Moderation/PD Patnership Project

Research Candidate Supervision

Assessing Behavioural Flexibility in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder Using Play-Based Procedures
Family and Community Factors Encouraging Study Persistence Among Tasmanian Rural High School Students- An Exploration of Social Capital
Preservice Teacher Conceptions of Teacher Agency and Support for Primary Science- A Professional Learning Case Study
Reforming Teaching Practice in Indonesia- A case Study of the Implementation of Active Learning in Primary Schools in North Maluku