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Researcher: Getenet, ST (Mr Seyum Getenet)

Fields of Research

Mathematics and numeracy curriculum and pedagogy
Other education
Higher education
Creative arts, media and communication curriculum and pedagogy
Community planning
Teacher education and professional development of educators
Sociological methodology and research methods

Research Objectives

Teacher and instructor development
Other education and training
Children's services and childcare
Teaching and curriculum
Teaching and instruction technologies
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Policies and development

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Exploring how adults who work with young children conceptualise sustainability and describe their practice initiatives; Australasian Journal of Early Childhood
First year education students' time and space preferences: Accessing study materials online; Teaching Matters 2012 - Sustaining Futures: Considering sustainability across the learning and teaching divide
Linking research and practice: Educational design research; What is Next in Educational Research?
Making Launceston a Child Friendly City: what do children think?
Mathematics teacher educators' and pre-service teachers' beliefs about the use of technology in teaching in an African university; International journal of innovative interdisciplinary research
Measuring mathematics teacher educators' knowledge of technology integrated teaching: Instrumental development; 36th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (MERGA 36)
Perspectives on professional development in Australian education: some realities of standards-based professional development; International Journal of Innovative Interdisciplinary Research
Professionalizing in- service teachers' focus on technological pedagogical and content knowledge; Education and Information Technologies
The impact of professional development on early childhood educators' confidence, understanding and knowledge of education for sustainability; Environmental Education Research
Towards “operating within” the field: doctoral students’ views of supervisors’ discipline expertise; International Journal of Doctoral Studies
Using ICT in teaching a specific mathematics concept: Graphs of logarithmic functions; 38th Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education and the 36th Conference of the North American Chapter of the Psychology of Mathematics Education

Research Projects

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

Research Candidate Supervision