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Laura is currently a Lecturer in Early Childhood Education at Charles Sturt University, Albury campus. Laura earned her doctorate in Human Development and Family Sciences, with a focus on early childhood, at The University of Texas. Laura has taught early childhood subjects at The University of Texas and Charles Sturt University in child guidance, early childhood curriculum, research in early childhood and child development. Laura was also was a lead teacher of infants and toddlers at the University of Texas Lab School, and has worked as a parent educator for a community health organisation. Laura's teaching and research focuses on supporting parent-child and teacher-parent relationships, child guidance and environmental sustainability in early childhood. Laura has a specific interest in the birth – two educational sector.

Education / Academic qualification

Human Development and Family Relationships, PhD, The University of Texas at Austin

Human Development and Family Relationships, M.A., The University of Texas at Austin

Psychology, B.A., The University of Texas at Austin

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childhood Social Sciences
experience Social Sciences
parents Social Sciences
educator Social Sciences
teacher Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
Parents Medicine & Life Sciences
education Social Sciences

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Research Output 2005 2017

  • 62 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
  • 25 Article

Hearing in the early childhood setting: Children’s perspectives

McFarland, L. & Dealtry, L. 01 Jun 2017 In : Australasian Journal of Early Childhood. 42, 2, p. 105-113 9 p.

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