Organization profile

Organisation profile

The School of Education is located on the Albury-Wodonga, Wagga Wagga and Port Macquarie campuses of Charles Sturt University and has an innovative approach to education. The School has a reputation within its communities as a school with new ideas in online, flexible and distance education, along with its long history in providing high quality on-campus and blended teacher education curriculum. The School enjoys an international reputation with a strong research profile, with leaders in diverse fields such as Maths Education; Action Research; Early Childhood Education; Transitions and Pedagogy; and Technology and Teaching Practice,

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teacher Social Sciences
learning Social Sciences
school Social Sciences
education Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
Teaching Social Sciences
childhood Social Sciences
mathematics Social Sciences

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Research Output 1996 2019

A systems approach to examining children’s opportunities for outdoor risky play: Parents and educators as gatekeepers

McFarland, L. & Laird, S. 2019 (Accepted/In press) International Research Handbook on Childhood Nature: Assemblages of Childhood and Nature Research. Cutter-Mackenzie, A., Malone, K. & Barratt Hacking, E. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Partnership and Recognition in Action Research

Edwards-Groves, C. (ed.), Olin, A. (ed.) & Karlberg-Granlund, G. (ed.) 2019 (Accepted/In press) 1 ed. Oxon, OX14 4RN, UK: Routledge. 127 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

action research
educational setting

A man in the centre: Inclusion and contribution of male educators in early childhood education and care teaching teams

Thorpe, K., Sullivan, V., Jansen, E., McDonald, P., Sumsion, J. & Irvine, S. 22 Jul 2018 In : Early Child Development and Care. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle



government office
family research

Beth Southwell Practical Implications Award

Robert Perry (Recipient), Ann Gervasoni (Recipient), Anne Hampshire (Recipient) & Will O'Neill (Recipient), Jul 2016

Prize/Award: Award

Activities 2014 2017

  • 2 Invited talk
  • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Editorial activity

Press / Media

A review will finally end the smartphones in classrooms debate

Lincoln Gill


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

'Better off playing': The Sydney school banning four-year-olds

Robert Perry


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Prominent speakers to address key themes at UArctic Congress 2018

Susan Dockett


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media