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Researcher: Harbon, LA (Dr Lesley Harbon)

Fields of Research

Other education
Education systems
Learning sciences
Creative arts, media and communication curriculum and pedagogy
Primary education
Educational administration, management and leadership
Teacher education and professional development of educators
Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
Comparative and cross-cultural education

Research Objectives

Other education and training
Policies and development

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Angels Bearing Gifts From Strange Lands: Primary LOTE Teachers in Tasmanian Government Primary Schools, 1996-1998; Modern Language Teachers' Association of Tasmania Biennial Conference
Constructivism in the Languages Classroom; Babel
Enriching rural education - the (AIRAES) Indonesian Rural Exchange program; A National Rural Education Conference
How Language Teaching Can Enhance Children's Literacy - A Tasmanian Example; Babel
In search of cybercarrots and other pre-service teachers' experiences of self-paced language learning software; The ultiBASE Journal
Interpreting culture: Pre-service teachers taking control and making meaning across cultures; Language, Society and Culture
It's What You Do and the Way That You Do It: The Primary LOTE Teacher in the Classroom; AFMLTA 11th National Languages Conference
Languages other than English in Tasmanian primary schools, 1996-1998: Teachers' perspectives on policy and implementation
Literacy Processes and Student Outcomes in Year 2 Classes; School of Education
Literacy Processes and Student Outcomes in Year 2 Classes; School of Education
Mentoring for research: a 'gentle' yet structured pressure; A review of the Mentoring to Enhance Research and Scholarly Capabilities of Academic Staff Program
Software Review - Hebat
Students Gaining Increased Global Awareness: Teacher Research Tracking Impelementation of LOTE Curriculum Policy; Australian Association for Research in Education
Teachers' Beliefs About Their Literacy Teaching
Teaching and Researching: One Academic's Welcome to the World of Initial Teacher Education; Teacher Education Quarterly
The application of innovations in general teaching methodology to the LOTE classroom; 1996 Australian Teacher Education Association Annual Conference
The art of unpacking: using flexible delivery materials for teachers preparing to learn in overseas context; The 20th ICDE World Conference
The Primary LOTE Curriculum: the teachers and the impact of their stories; 1997 Australian Association for Research in Education Conference

Research Projects

Evaluation of Year 2 Literacy Program.; Department of Education and the Arts (DEA)

Research Candidate Supervision

Post-Colonial Citizenship Education- A Critical Study of the Production and Reproduction of the Indonesian Civic Ideal