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Researcher: Emery, SG (Ms Sherridan Emery)

Fields of Research

Higher Education
Education
Specialist Studies in Education
English and Literacy Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Creative Arts, Media and Communication Curriculum and Pedagogy
Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators
Secondary Education
Health Promotion
Early Childhood Education (excl. Maori)
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Sociological Methodology and Research Methods

Research Objectives

Education and Training Theory and Methodology
Learner and Learning Processes
Pedagogy
Teacher and Instructor Development
Learner and Learning
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education
Health Education and Promotion
Curriculum
Education and Training
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)
Education and Training Systems
Moral and Social Development (incl. Affect)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Arts for Sustainability: Teachers’ Perspectives of Intersections between Education for Sustainability and Arts Learning; What is Next in Educational Research?
Challenges facing early childhood teachers in literacy education; Linguistics and language education in new horizons: The link between theory, research and pedagogy
Crossing cultural boundaries with a cuppa: a case study of cultural wellbeing within a postgraduate peer circle; Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Conference 2016: transforming education research
Cultural wellbeing in Australian schools: Theorisations, provocations and implications for curriculum; 2015 Biennial Curriculum Conference
Enriching personal growth and communicative competence through self-organised interaction between native and non-native speakers; Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Conference 2016: transforming education research
Environmental and sustainability education research, past and future: three perspectives from late, mid, and early career researchers; Australian Journal of Environmental Education
Evolution or Revolution in EE/ES research? A collaborative dialogue from first-year PhD students; Australian Journal of Environmental Education
Examining focused conversation for leading professional learning and development in early childhood: highlighting the role of evaluative stance; 2013 Australian Association of Research in Education Conference
Exploring how adults who work with young children conceptualise sustainability and describe their practice initiatives; Australasian Journal of Early Childhood
New perspectives on research in environmental and sustainability education; Planet and People: 8th World Environmental Education Congress
New perspectives on research in environmental and sustainability education; Planet and People: 8th World Environmental Education Congress
Settings - Based Health Promotion; Health & Wellbeing in Childhood
Supporting children's cultural wellbeing through arts based education; The Social Educator
Sustainability as a cross-curricular priority in the Australian Curriculum: a Tasmanian investigation; Environmental Education Research
The curious schools project: capturing nomad creativity in teacher work; Australian Journal of Teacher Education
The impact of professional development on early childhood educators' confidence, understanding and knowledge of education for sustainability; Environmental Education Research
Transnational dialogues for sustainability research in early childhood education: a model for building capacity for ESD in universities?; Handbook of Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development in Higher Education
Using attitude analysis to explore focused conversations for professional learning and development in early childhood; Linguistics and language education in new horizons: The link between theory, research and pedagogy
Using insights from Myers-Briggs type preferences to support early childhood pre-service teachers' personal and professional mathematical understanding; 23rd Biennial Conference of The Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc. and the 34th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia Inc. (AAMT-MERGA Conference)

Research Projects

Making Launceston a Child Friendly City: What do children think?

Research Candidate Supervision