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Belinda Downey is an associate lecturer at Charles Sturt University (CSU), Australia. She has worked on large Government funded research projects cross Australia, focusing on Early Childhood Education. Specifically she has been involved in early childhood workforce capacity research, including well-being and the unique pressures early childhood educators experience within their profession and role. She also assisted in the exploration of the foundations of literacy and numeracy for very remote Indigenous preschool children.
The authenticity of her research is due to her early childhood education community engagement and her work within the industry. Belinda has been a long standing member of Early Childhood Australia. She was previously the vice president of the NT ECA branch and is currently a member of the regional NSW ECA branch.
The role of community-based playgroups in building relationships between pre-service teachers, families and the communityPiazza, L., Lord, A., Smith, M. & Downey, B., 2012, In : Australian Journal of Early Childhood. 37, 2, p. 34-41 8 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned report
Research output: Thesis › Honours Thesis