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20052020

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Research Output

2020

Sustaining STEM: A framework for effective STEM education across the learning continuum.

Murphy, S., MacDonald, A. & Danaia, L., 2020, STEM Education Across the Learning Continuum. MacDonald, A., Danaia, L. & Murphy, S. (eds.). Singapore: Springer Singapore, p. 9-28

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

The Gateway Science: a Review of Astronomy in the OECD School Curricula, Including China and South Africa

Salimpour, S., Bartlett, S., Fitzgerald, M. T., McKinnon, D. H., Cutts, K. R., James, C. R., Miller, S., Danaia, L., Hollow, R. P., Cabezon, S., Faye, M., Tomita, A., Max, C., de Korte, M., Baudouin, C., Birkenbauma, D., Kallery, M., Anjos, S., Wu, Q., Chu, H. E. & 2 others, Slater, E. & Ortiz-Gil, A., 10 Mar 2020, In : Research in Science Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

An analysis of Australian STEM education strategies

Murphy, S., MacDonald, A., Danaia, L. & Wang, C., 01 Feb 2019, In : Policy Futures in Education. 17, 2, p. 122-139 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
563 Downloads (Pure)

Barriers Inhibiting Inquiry-Based Science Teaching and Potential Solutions: Perceptions of Positively Inclined Early Adopters

Fitzgerald, M., Danaia, L. & McKinnon, D. H., Apr 2019, In : Research in Science Education. 49, 2, p. 543-566 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
40 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Downloads (Pure)

Little Scientists evaluation: Final report

MacDonald, A., Danaia, L., Sikder, S. & Huser, C., Mar 2019, Australia: Charles Sturt University. 127 p.

Research output: Book/ReportResearch report not released to public

Working above standard in literacy and numeracy in primary school

Mackenzie, N., Danaia, L., MacDonald, A. & Metcalf, D., 2019, In : Issues in Educational Research. 29, 2, p. 485-501 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2018

Astronomy And Science Student Attitudes (ASSA): A Short Review And Validation Of A New Instrument

Bartlett, S., Fitzgerald, M. T., McKinnon, D. H., Danaia, L. & Lazendic-Galloway, J., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Astronomy and Earth Sciences Education. 5, 1, p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Collaborative approaches in primary school science: Opportunities and impacts

Cameron, S., Bylsma, E., Whiteley, R. & Danaia, L., 2018, Orange NSW: Kinross Wolaroi School. 96 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

2 Downloads (Pure)

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Danaia, L., Frechtling, J. & Buxner, S., 18 Oct 2018, Robotic Telescopes, Student Research and Education (RTSRE) Proceedings Conference Proceedings. Fitzgerald, M., James, C. R., Buxner, S. & White, S. (eds.). 1 ed. San Diego, California, USA, Vol. 1. p. 57-63 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Little Scientists evaluation: Interim report 2

MacDonald, A., Danaia, L., Sikder, S. & Huser, C., 2018, Charles Sturt University. 122 p.

Research output: Book/ReportResearch report not released to public

Our solar siblings: A high school focused robotic telescope-based astronomy education project

Fitzgerald, M., McKinnon, D. H., Danaia, L., Cutts, R., Salimpour, S. & Sacchi, M., 18 Oct 2018, p. 221-235. 15 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferencePoster

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Robotic telescopes and student research in the school curriculum around the OECD countries

Salimpour, S., Fitzgerald, M., Cutts, R., James, R., Miller, S., Danaia, L., Cabezon, S., Faye, M., Baudouin, C., Birkenbauma, D., Anjos, S., Wu, Q., Chu, H. & Slater, E., 17 Oct 2018, Robotic Telescopes, Student Research and Education (RTSRE) Proceedings. 1 ed. San Diego, California, USA, Vol. 1. p. 33-40 8 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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3 Downloads (Pure)

St Mary’s Primary School Myrtleford Working Above Standard Project (WASP)

Mackenzie, N., Danaia, L. & MacDonald, A., 2018, Charles Sturt University. 42 p.

Research output: Book/ReportResearch report not released to public

2017
5 Citations (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)

Little Scientists evaluation: Interim report 1

MacDonald, A., Danaia, L., Sikder, S., Highfield, K. & Huser, C., 2017, Charles Sturt University. 60 p.

Research output: Book/ReportResearch report not released to public

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23 Downloads (Pure)
2016
4 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
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21 Downloads (Pure)

Audit of distance education pedagogy: Challenges, strengths and opportunities for growth

Danaia, L., 2016, NT Department of Education. 43 p.

Research output: Book/ReportResearch report not released to public

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2 Citations (Scopus)
69 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Inquiry-based educational design for large-scale high school astronomy projects using real telescopes

Fitzgerald, M., McKinnon, D. H. & Danaia, L., Dec 2015, In : Journal of Science Education and Technology. 24, 6, p. 747-760 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Photometric and proper motion study of the neglected open cluster NCG 2215

Fitzgerald, M. T., Inwood, L., McKinnon, D. H., Dias, W. S., Sacchi Gomes, M., Scott, B., Zolinski, M., Danaia, L. & Edwards, R., Jun 2015, In : Astronomical Journal. 149, 6, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)
2014

A review of high school level astronomy student research projects over the last two decades.

Fitzgerald, M. T., Hollow, H. R., Rebull, L. M., Danaia, L. & McKinnon, D. H., 2014, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 31, p. 1-23 23 p., e037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Students' Perceptions of High School Science: What has Changed Over the Last Decade?

Danaia, L., Fitzgerald, M. & McKinnon, D., 2013, In : Research in Science Education. 43, 4, p. 1501-1515 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)
2012

RR Lyrae Stars in the Globular Cluster NGC 6101

Fitzgerald, M. T., Criss, J., Lukaszewicz, T., Frew, D. J., Catelan, M., Woodward, S., Danaia, L. & McKinnon, D., Feb 2012, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 29, 1, p. 72-77 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Space to Grow: LCOGT.net and Improving Science Engagement in Schools

Danaia, L., McKinnon, D., Parker, Q., Fitzgerald, M. & Stenning, P., May 2012, In : Astronomy Education Review. 11, 1, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2011

K 1-6: An Asymmetric Planetary Nebula with a Binary Central Star

Frew, D., Stranger, J., Fitzgerald, M., Parker, Q., Danaia, L., McKinnon, D., Guerrero, M., Hedberg, J., Hollow, R., An, Y., Bor, S. H., Colman, I., Graham-White, C., Li, Q. W., Mai, J., Papadakis, K., Picone-Murray, J., Hoang, M. V. & Yean, V., Mar 2011, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 28, 1, p. 83-94 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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14 Citations (Scopus)
38 Downloads (Pure)

Using Smartphone Camera Technology to Explore Stellar Parallax: Method, Results, and Reactions

Fitzgerald, M. T., McKinnon, D., Danaia, L. & Woodward, S., Dec 2011, In : Astronomy Education Review. 10, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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26 Downloads (Pure)
2009

The PULSE@Parkes Project: a New Observing Technique for Long-Term Pulsar Monitoring

Hobbs, G., Hollow, R., Champion, D., Khoo, J., Yardley, D., Carr, M., Keith, M., Jenet, F., Amy, S., Burgay, M., Burke-Spolaor, S., Chapman, J., Danaia, L., Homewood, B., Kovacevic, A., Mao, M., McKinnon, D., Mulcahy, M., Oslowski, S. & van Straten, W., 2009, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 26, 4, p. 468-475 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)
2008

A pedagogical approach in compulsory science curriculum subjects for pre-service primary teachers that works.

McKinnon, D. & Danaia, L., 2008, Teacher Educators at Work: What works and where is the evidence?. Aspland, T. (ed.). Sunshine Coast: ATEA, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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PULSE@Parkes: Pulsar Observing for High School Students.

Hollow, R., Hobbs, G., Champion, D. J., Amy, S., Khoo, J., Chapman, M., Mulcahy, M., Alem, L., Krumm-Heller, D., McKinnon, D., Danaia, L., Jenet, F. & Carr, M., 2008, Preparing for the 2009 International Year of Astronomy: A Hands-On Symposium , ASP Conference Series. Partridge, B. P. B. (ed.). San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, p. 190-196 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Remote telescopes in education: Report of an Australian study

McKinnon, D. & Danaia, L., 2008, Innovation in Astronomy Education. 1. Illustrated / 31 ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 233-242 10 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

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5 Downloads (Pure)
2007

Common alternative astronomical conceptions encountered in junior secondary science classes: Why is this so?

Danaia, L. & McKinnon, D., Aug 2007, In : Astronomy Education Review. 6, 2, p. 32-53 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Innovative primary science classroom practice through pre-service teacher immersion in a problem-based, collaborative learning experience: Approaches to teaching that influence, motivate and inspire students to learn.

McKinnon, D., Danaia, L. & Parkes, V., 2007, Quality in Teacher Education: Considering different perspectives and agendas. Mantei, J. (ed.). Australia: ATEA, p. 371-381 11 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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Perceptions, knowledge outcomes and experiences of students in junior secondary science: Impact(s) of using a remote telescope and associated curriculum materials

Danaia, L., 2007, AARE2007: Education, Innovation and Research: Strategies for capacity-building. Jeffery, P. L. (ed.). Melbourne, Australia: AARE, p. 14 1 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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Teaching primary teacher education students how to teach science.

McKinnon, D., Danaia, L. & Parkes, V., 2007, Sustainable Responsible Global. Dawson, V. (ed.). Perth, Australia: Science Teachers' Association of Western Australia, p. 297-301 5 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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11 Downloads (Pure)
2006
Open Access
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22 Downloads (Pure)
2005

PBL, Collaboration, Portfolio and Criterion Referenced Assessment in a Science and Technology Curriculum subject for beginning teachers

McKinnon, D. & Danaia, L., 2005, Good practice in practice. Wagga Wagga: Charles Sturt University, p. 4-25 22 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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PD and ICTs: We have a ways to go

McKinnon, D. & Danaia, L., 2005, In : Australian Educational Computing. 20, 1, p. 24-29 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

PD and ICTs: We haue a ways to go

McKinnon, D. H. & Danaia, L., 2005, In : Australian Educational Computing. 20, 1, p. 24-29 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle