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Researcher: Jones, BL (Dr Brian Jones)

Fields of Research

Learning Sciences

Research Objectives

Education and Training Systems
Education and Training

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An Australian Curriculum in Science? Responses by the States and Territories to the Statement and Profile; Australian Science Education Research Association, 26th Annual Conference
Developing an understanding of seeing: A comparison of Singaporean and Tasmanian students; Education Research: Building New Partnerships
Developing an understanding of seeing: A comparison of Singaporean and Tasmanian students; Joint ERA/AARE Conference
How children develop an understanding of vision; Australian Science Teachers Journal
Mapping Development in Students' Understanding of Vision using a Cognitive Structural Model; International Journal of Science Education
Mapping development of students' understanding of vision; 25th AARE Conference
Singaporean and Australian Students' Understanding of Vision; Asia Pacific Journal of Education
Students' alternative frameworks: Towards a linguistic and cultural interpretation; International Journal of Science Education
Teaching for conceptual change: light and vision; Australian Association for Research in Education 1995 Conference
Teaching for conceputal change: Light and vision; 25th AARE Conference
The Sun Can't Bounce Off a Bird: Young children and their understanding of vision; Australian Journal of Early Childhood

Research Projects

The cognitive bases of alternative frameworks in school science; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Whole class discussions in school science.; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

Outreach education in geosciences
Understanding science concepts in primary or secondary school students