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Researcher: Braithwaite, RJ (Professor John Braithwaite)

Fields of Research

Learning Sciences
Education Systems
English and Literacy Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Sociology of Education

Research Objectives

Education and Training Systems
Education and Training

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Baseline Data
Best practices in Year 2 literacy classes; Lifelong learning: Literacy, schooling and the adult world
Coming into the 21st Century: Reflections on Curriculum Change in a Pacific Island State; Pacific-Asian Education
Does it matter what I think? - An exploration of teachers' constructions of literacy and their classroom practices; European Conference on Educational Research
Final Report - Pilot Implementation of the NSW Industry Studies Syllabus
Linking school & work: Student Satisfaction with the NSW Industry Studies course; Australian Association for Research in Education Annual Conference
Linking school and work: Student Satisfaction with the NSW Industry Studies course; AARE 25th Annual Conference
Literacy Practices and Student Outcomes in Year 2 Classrooms; Australian Association for Research in Education
Literacy Processes and Student Outcomes in Year 2 Classes; School of Education
Literacy Processes and Student Outcomes in Year 2 Classes; School of Education
Promoting Access, Increasing Opportunities for University Education: a study of mature-aged students from disdvantaged regions
Rethinking Teacher Development to Promote Learning Communities; 1996 Australian Teacher Education Association Annaul Conference
Teacher Willingness to Participate in School-Based Decision-Making; International Curriculum Conference
Teachers' Beliefs About Their Literacy Teaching
The Integrative Role of Literacy in Technology Education: Technology Appraisal in Early Childhood Classrooms; 1997 International Conference on Science, Mathematics and Technology Education
Third Report - Pilot Implementation of the NSW Industry Studies Syllabus

Research Projects

Evaluation of Year 2 Literacy Program.; Department of Education and the Arts (DEA)
Planning Matters - The impact of developmental planning upon teachers' teaching/learning practices; Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision

A Study of Tasmanian of Tasmanian Secondary Experiences of Literature
A study of the relationship between auditory and tactile awareness applicable to string playing and pedagogy.
An Analysis of Early Intervention Pre-School Programs.
An analysis of the extent to which change & implementation strategies are relevant to the effective establishment of middle schooling in Tasmania
Comprehension of microbiology concerns in High School Students
Developing a framework for Lithuanian studies in Australian universities- a model for understanding the adoption, or non-adoption, of low demand language courses in higher education
Examining children's interpretations of texts from a post-structuralist/feminist perspective
Examining how students can assist teachers to implement new teaching strategies in the classroom
Future personal and professional development needs of nurse managers
Intercultural Literacy and the International School
Languages other than English policy- Teachers' perspectives
Learning teams in schools
On Location/s- seeking fieldwork sites for the study of society and environment within teacher education - an analysis of social constructs of place and space
Preconceptions of classroom management in preservice teachers
Spiritual development in alternative education- examination of the teaching methodologies used and outcomes achieved
Study into the effects of the intensive use of laptop computers in the classroom
The accelerated schools project in Australia- resilience and renewal
The impact of Teacher Relocation on Teacher Expertise and Teaching Quality
Training mathematics teachers