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Researcher: Yang, Y (Dr Yang Yang)

Fields of Research

Educational technology and computing
LOTE, ESL and TESOL curriculum and pedagogy
Comparative and cross-cultural education
Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
Education policy
Other education
Applied linguistics and educational linguistics
Teacher education and professional development of educators
Higher education

Research Objectives

Learner and learning
Other education and training
Teaching and instruction technologies
Teaching and curriculum
Assessment, development and evaluation of curriculum
Equity and access to education
Policies and development

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A critical lens on learning communities: An international comparative study of higher education practice; Australian Association for Research in Education Conference (AARE 2011 Conference)
A cross-cultural study of learning communities in academic and business contexts; The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
A social context for adolescent use of mobile phones; 2nd International Conference on Electrical, Electronics, Computer Engineering and their Applications (EECEA2015)
Constructing identities online- an exploratory study of Saudi youths’ strategies; Arab World English Journal
Contemporary co-teaching: The perception of ESL teachers in Australia; AARE
Coping with low motivation: Building the fire for students; The International journal of learning
Embedding a robust evaluation culture through policy review; Studies in Learning, Evaluation, Innovation and Development
English-Only Classrooms: Ideology versus Reality; AARE
Enhancing pedagogical roles of ESL/EFL native and non-native teachers through team teaching: How to make this 'International Partnership' successful; The International Journal of Learning
Evaluation of Feedback in Learning Communities: The Role of Scaffolding Learning in Informal Problem Solving Contexts; The International Journal of Learning
Examining university students' and academics' understandings of ICTs in higher education; Changing Climates: Education for Sustainable Futures
ICT in higher education: Evaluative views of teachers and students; Technologies for enhancing pedagogy, engagement and empowerment in education
Innovating with Science-ercise; ACCE 2016
Large Effect Size Studies of Computers in Schools: Calculus for Kids and Science-ercise; Tomorrow’s Learning: Involving Everyone
Rap Music: Language, culture and identity; Linguistic diversity and cultural identity: A global perspective
Team teaching between ESL/EFL native and non-native teachers: how to make this 'International Marriage' successful; 17th international Conference on Learning
The powerful influence of learning communities in academic and business contexts; Fifth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Sciences
Transforming learning with computers: calculus for kids; Education and Information Technologies
Using the voice of teen YouTube users for Web 2.0 technology-enhanced classroom teaching; E-Learning and Social Media: Education and Citizenship for the Digital 21st Century

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision