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Researcher: Cruickshank, V (Dr Vaughan Cruickshank)

Fields of Research

Gender, Sexuality and Education
Physical Education and Development Curriculum and Pedagogy
Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators
Educational Administration, Management and Leadership
Education
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development

Research Objectives

Gender Aspects of Education
Teacher and Instructor Development
Education and Training
Teaching and Instruction Technologies
Management and Leadership of Schools/Institutions
Pedagogy

Career Best Publications

Caution regarding exergames: a skill acquisition perspective; Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy
Construction and validation of a survey instrument to determine the gender-related challenges faced by pre-service male primary teachers; International Journal of Research & Method in Education

Research Publications

'All for one and one for all': The formation of a school/university research team; Hawaii International Conference on Education
A significant opportunity: Pre-service teachers working in boarding house contexts
ACHPER hosts state conference at University of Tasmania
An exploration of the challenges and benefits of becoming a teacher in a residential education context; Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) conference 2016: transforming education research
Anti-men critics are driving male teachers to extinction
Calls grow for male teachers
Caution regarding exergames: a skill acquisition perspective; Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy
Challenges faced by male primary teachers
Challenges faced by the male primary teacher: A literature review; The Future of Educational Research
Construction and validation of a survey instrument to determine the gender-related challenges faced by pre-service male primary teachers; International Journal of Research & Method in Education
Decline in male teachers
Declining male teacher numbers
Defining professional self: Teacher educator perspectives of the Pre-ECR journey; Australian Journal of Teacher Education
Exergames: good for play time, but should not replace physical education
Exploring the relationship between experiences of working in boarding and teacher development: A Tasmanian boarding school perspective; Australian Boarding Schools Association (Tasmanian Committee) Conference
Exploring the relationship between working in boarding and supporting teachers’ delivery of quality pastoral care: a pilot study; Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Conference 2016: transforming education research
Followership in the school context; Open Journal of Leadership
Giving men classroom keys
Greater than the sum of its parts: The formation of a school/university research team; The Role of Participants in Education Research: Ethics, epistemologies and methods
How to retain male primary teachers
Interview with Alan Hickey
Low pay, social norms push men from classrooms
Male primary school teachers see physical contact with pupils as a challenge
Male primary teachers
Male teachers are a minority in Australian schools
Male teachers fear student contact for false abuse claims: experts
Male teachers in Australian primary schools on the decline
Male teachers in primary schools
Male teachers turning off the profession
Mt Kinabalu & Volcan Tajumulco
Mt Sinai - Egypt
New research warns male school teachers are at risk of extinction in Australian schools
Outdoor Education on the Highland High Way
Postcard from China
Primary schools are losing more and more male teachers, so how can we retain them?
Recruitment and retention of the male pre service primary teacher; AARE International Research in Education Conference
Renumeration key to keeping quality staff
Research Merit Certificate for Outstanding Contribution
Research Merit Certificate for Outstanding Contribution
Research reports on strategies used by male primary teachers to help with career challenges
Researcher hopes his work will help male primary school teachers deal with the challenges they face
The Challenges Faced By Male Primary Teachers
The influence of school leadership on student outcomes; Open Journal of Social Sciences
There's a dearth of male primary teachers in Australia, with uncertainty surrounding physical contact a big reason for men not entering industry
UTAS research reports on strategies for male primary school teachers to manage career challenges
Where are all the male teachers?
Why are so many male primary school teachers dropping out of the profession?
Why men choose to become primary teachers; 2012 Australian Association for Research in Education Conference
Will following your favourite AFL team to the top of Arizona make you healthy for life?
Yes, we can play games differently: Socialisation of PETE teachers; Journal of Research and reflections in Education

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision