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Researcher: Hopwood, Belinda (Ms Belinda Hopwood)

Fields of Research

English and Literacy Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Higher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators

Research Objectives

Learner and Learning Achievement
Teacher and Instructor Development
Learner Development
Learner and Learning Processes

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Can Teachers’ Pedagogical Content Knowledge in Subject English Really be Measured?; Conversations on Knowledge for Teaching
Enhancing student reading engagement through the UTAS Books in Homes Program and Reading Mentor Program; 2017 Australian Association for rhe teaching of English/ Australian Literacy Educators' Association National Conference
Literacy and students' transition into secondary school; The Future of Educational Research
Students' reading achievement during the transition from primary to secondary school; Australian Journal of Language and Literacy
The impact of transition upon adolescent students' reading and spelling achievement; 2012 Australian Association for Research in Education Conference
The transition from primary to secondary school: Teachers' perspectives; Australian Educational Researcher

Research Projects

Teaching reading and writing in the early years: enhancing professional knowledge and practice

Research Candidate Supervision