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Researcher: Cirkony, CL (Dr Connie Cirkony)

Fields of Research

Teacher education and professional development of educators
Educational administration, management and leadership
Science, technology and engineering curriculum and pedagogy
Environmental education curriculum and pedagogy
Other education
Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
Sustainable agricultural development

Research Objectives

Policies and development
Schools and learning environments
Management, resources and leadership
Other education and training
Professional development and adult education
Inclusive education
Expanding knowledge in the agricultural, food and veterinary sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A framework for understanding the quality of evidence use in education; Educational Research
A science teacher's lens on research: design and delivery of digital learning sequences using the language of science; Lab Talk
Beyond effective approaches: a rapid review response to designing professional learning; Professional Development in Education
Carabid beetles in commercial raspberry fields in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia and sampling protocol for Pterostichus melanarius-coleoptera: carabidae; Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia
Designing and delivering representation-focused science lessons in a digital learning environment; Educational technology research and development
Environmental learning: how BC teachers find and use resources; Eco-Thinking
Evidence-Informed Practice in Australian Education; The Emerald Handbook of Evidence-Informed Practice in Education
From 'finding time' to 'investing t me': the importance of time and leadership for cultivating cultures of quality research use; The Australian Educational Leader
Improving quality use of research evidence in practice: Insights from cross-sector co-design
Improving quality use of research evidence in practice: Insights from cross-sector co-design
Insights from a cross-sector review on how to conceptualise the quality of use of research evidence; Humanities & Social Sciences Communications
It takes a community to nurture successful future educators; Eingana
Quality leadership, quality research use: the role of school leaders in improving the use of research; The Australian Educational Leader
Quality Use of Research Evidence Framework
Quality use of research: Considerations from Ireland and Australia for Irish leaders engaged in SSE; Leadership+
Reflections on conducting rapid reviews of educational research; Educational Research
Research and Evidence Use in Australian Schools - Q Survey Summary Report
Research and Evidence Use in Australian Schools. Q Project: Survey, analysis and key findings
School educators' use of research: findings from two large scale Australian studies; Research Papers in Education
Students learning science: representation construction in a digital environment; Environmental Education Research
The Use of Video-based Ethnography in an Inquiry-based Blended Science Classroom; Video-based Research in Education
Towards quality use of evidence in education; The Australian Educational Leader
Towards quality use of research evidence
Using research evidence well in education; Australian Journal of Learning Difficulties
Using research evidence to improve practice; Building Better Schools with Evidence-based Policy
Using Research Well in Australian Schools: Q Discussion Paper 02
Using research well in educational practice; Who Cares about Using Education Research in Policy and Practice
Using systems perspectives to develop underlying principles for educational reform; Australian Journal of Teacher Education

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision