Submissions from 2013

Contemporary issues in clinical dental teaching, C Groenlund and Boris Handal

Mapping numeracy across the middle years, Boris Handal

Adopting mobile learning in tertiary environments: Instructional, curricular and organizational matters, Boris Handal, Jean Macnish, and Peter Petocz

Retaining mathematics and science teachers in rural and remote schools, Boris Handal, Kevin Watson, P Petocz, and Marguerite Maher

Student leadership experiences: A case study, Gregory S.C. Hine

The importance of action research in teacher education programs, Gregory S.C. Hine

Australian curriculum linked lessons, Derek Hurrell

What teachers need to know to teach mathematics: An argument for a reconceptualised model, Derek Hurrell

Reflective practice in a capstone business internship subject, Roselynn Lang and Keith McNaught

Catholic school principals: Promoting student leadership, Shane D. Lavery and Gregory S C Hine


Early childhood project analysed within a model enhancing the self-efficacy of Indigenous people, Marguerite Maher


Retention and attrition of students in higher education: Challenges in modern times to what works, Marguerite Maher and Helen Macallister

Adult numeracy in Australia : A call for change, Keith McNaught

Flexible pedagogy, flexible practice: Notes from the trenches of distance education, Keith McNaught

Students making the transition from VET to HE, Keith McNaught

The potential impacts of ‘inherent requirements’ and ‘mandatory reporting’ on students, particularly those with mental health concerns, registering with University disability support/equity services, Keith McNaught


Human embodiment and trinitarian anthropology - six implications for Religious Education, G O'Shea

Using educational design research to inform teaching and learning in the health professions, Carole Steketee and Frank Bate

Globalising the class size debate: Myths and realities, Kevin Watson, Boris Handal, Marguerite Maher, and Erin McGinty

Submissions from 2012

Upper secondary school religion and life course: Perceptions of the inaugural cohort, Richard G. Berlach and Chris Hackett

From routine to rich: Developing an algebraic reasoning task for a middle/upper primary class, Courtney Bridge, Lorraine Day, and Derek Hurrell


Service-learning: A valuable component of pre-service teacher education, Dianne J. Chambers and Shane D. Lavery

Insiders or outsiders: The role of social context in the peer relations of gifted students, Katrina Eddles-Hirsch, Wilma Vialle, John McCormick, and Karen Rogers


Formation of pre-service teachers for religious education through experiential learning: The retreat leaders training program, Chris Hackett and Shane D. Lavery

Integrating technology, pedagogy and content in mathematics education, Boris Handal, Chris Campbell, Michael Cavanagh, Peter Petocz, and Nick Kelly


Exploring the need for improvement in a student leadership program, Gregory Hine

The Language of God: A scientist presents evidence for belief, Gregory S.C. Hine

Australian curriculum linked lessons, Derek Hurrell

Improving engagement: the use of ‘Authentic self-and peer-assessment for learning’ to enhance the student learning experience, Sean P. Kearney


The Catholic school principal: A transcendent leader?, Shane D. Lavery


Principals: Catalysts for promoting student leadership, Shane D. Lavery and Gregory S C Hine

Teacher education with Indigenous ways of knowing, being and doing as a key pillar, Marguerite Maher

Book Review: Improving the student experience: A practical guide for universities and colleges, edited by Michelle Morgan, Keith McNaught

Building bridges not barriers, Keith McNaught


Forget the magic powers, many just aren't switched on by technology, Keith McNaught


How long do we carry an ineffectual teacher?, Keith McNaught


Let’s not wait for curriculum change, Keith McNaught


Why music really matters, Keith McNaught


Pedagogies and policies of impediment: How a lack of connectivity is a barrier to learning within early years education, Doireann O'Connor


Rote is an essential feature of teaching and learning, Don Watts and Keith McNaught


Testing times for teachers and teaching, Don Watts and Keith McNaught

A multi-perspective collaborative on teacher learning for teachers of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Elizabeth A. West, Phyllis Jones, Dianne Chambers, and Teresa Whitehurst

Submissions from 2011

Inclusivity imperatives and the Australian National Curriculum, Richard G. Berlach and Dianne Chambers


Transitioning year 7 primary students to secondary settings in Western Australian Catholic Schools: A description of the process, Anne Coffey, Richard G. Berlach, and Michael O'Neill


A study of the perceptions and worldviews of mature age pre-service teachers aged between 31 and 53 years, Matthew B. Etherington

Teacher preparation for inclusive education: Increasing knowledge but raising concerns, Chris Forlin and Dianne Chambers


Student ministry: Youth ‘step up’ to lead and serve, Chris Hackett and Shane D. Lavery

Factors leading to the adoption of a learning technology: The case of graphics calculators, Boris Handal, Michael Cavanagh, Leigh Wood, and Peter Petocz

Academic perceptions amongst educators towards eLearning tools in dental education, Boris Handal, Catherine Groenlund, and Tania Gerzina

Students’ expectations of teaching: the business, accounting and economics experience, Boris Handal, Leigh Wood, and Michelle Muchatuta


Book Review: Paul Collins, Believers: Does Australian Catholicism Have a Future?, University of New South Wales Press, 2008, Gregory Hine

Australian curriculum linked lessons, Derek Hurrell

Australian curriculum linked lessons, Derek Hurrell and Jennifer O'Neil


Religious educators: Promoting an ecological balance, Shane D. Lavery


Teaching for the future: Framing an environmentally sustainable future through teacher education, Shane D. Lavery


Transactional, transformative and a servant!, Shane D. Lavery

Making inclusive education happen: The impact of initial teacher education in remote Aboriginal communities, Marguerite Maher

Preparing medical students to undertake a cultural immersion experience: Introducing frameworks for preparatory and post-immersion activities, Donna B. Mak, Rashmi Watson, and John Hadden

Alternative pathways to university?, Keith McNaught

Disaster, waiting to happen?, Keith McNaught

University quick-fix ‘bridging units’ fundamentally flawed, Keith McNaught

When a pass is not a pass, Keith McNaught


The L.E.A.D. Project: Leading educational achievement through dialogue 2010, Michael O'Neill, Anne Coffey, Shane D. Lavery, Jennifer Oaten, and Lou Thompson

What knowledge exists in NSW schools of students with learning difficulties who are also academically gifted?, Catherine Wormald

Submissions from 2010

A bridge too far? Explaining beginning teachers' use of ICT in Australian schools, Frank Bate

The cyclical integration model as a way of managing major educational change, Richard G. Berlach

Interpreting inclusivity: An endeavour of great proportions, Richard G. Berlach and Dianne Chambers

Using interactive whiteboards in pre-service teacher education: Examples from two Australian universities, Chris Campbell and Peter Kent

Interactive whiteboards and the first year experience: Integrating IWBs into pre-service teacher education, Chris Campbell and Donna Martin

Using wikis to facilitate communication for rural, remote, and at-risk practicum students, Serena Davie and Richard G. Berlach


“Just challenge those high-ability learners and they’ll be all right!” The impact of social context and challenging instruction on the affective development of high-ability students, Katrina Eddles-Hirsch, Wilma Vialle, Karen B. Rogers, and John McCormick

Conceptualizing planning in kindergarten and preprimary settings: An exploratory study with preservice teachers, Sofia Elliott and Richard G. Berlach


The role of experiential content knowledge in the formation of beginning RE teachers, Chris Hackett


ASPIRE: Formation of pre-service teachers through leadership, community engagement and retreat training, Chris Hackett and Shane D. Lavery

Dentistry students’ perceptions of learning management systems, Boris Handal, C Groenlund, and T Gerzina

Introduction to: The Australian Journal of Indigenous Education, Volume 39, Supplementary, Lynette Henderson-Yates and Darlene Oxenham

Culturally responsive evaluation strategies for Indigenous teacher education students in remote communities of the Northern Territory of Australia, Marguerite Maher

Indigenous teacher education initiative: Shared conceptualisation leading to social justice and social capital in remote Australian Aboriginal communities, Marguerite Maher

Reflective writing in mathematics education programmes, Keith McNaught

The white elephant, Keith McNaught

Submissions from 2009

The first year university experience: Using personal epistemology to understand effective learning and teaching in higher education, Jo Brownlee, Sue Walker, Sandra Lennox, Beryl Exley, and Sharyn Pearce

Learning in a different life: Pre-service education students using an online virtual world, Chris Campbell


Middle years students' use of self-regulating strategies in an online journaling environment, Chris Campbell


Engaging boys through self-reflection using an online journaling tool, Chris Campbell and Craig Deed


Junior secondary students' perceptions of influences on their engagement with schooling, Chris Campbell, Craig Deed, Sue Drane, Michael Faulkner, Andrea McDonough, Angie Mornane, Vaughan Prain, Caroline Smith, and Peter Sullivan

Catholic schools and poor and disadvantaged students: How the Sydney Catholic school system is responding to the challenge, Kelvin Canavan


Managing the move, Anne Coffey


Swapping the boardroom for the classroom, Matthew B. Etherington


What is the best and most special about teaching religious education?, Chris B. Hackett

Philosophies and pedagogies of mathematics, Boris Handal


Religious educators: Promoting servant leadership, Shane D. Lavery


Service-learning: Promoting leadership in young people, Shane D. Lavery

Culturally appealing mathematics materials, Marguerite Maher

Information and advocacy: Forgotten components in the strategies for achieving inclusive education in South Africa?, Marguerite Maher

E-portfolios as a pedagogical device in primary teacher education: the AUT university experience, Marguerite Maher and Philippa Gerbic

Understanding first year university students: Personal epistemology and learning, Sue Walker, Joanne Brownlee, Sandra Lennox, Beryl Exley, Kerry Howells, and Fiona Cocker

Submissions from 2008

Western Australia’s ‘English’ course of study: To OBE or not to OBE, perhaps that is the question, Richard G. Berlach and Michael O'Neill

“Roots of Empathy”: A research study on its impact on teachers in Western Australia, Glenda Cain and Yvonne Carnellor


E-learning pedagogy in the primary school classroom: the McDonaldization of education, Matthew Etherington


Is Christian schooling really at loggerheads with the ideas of diversity and tolerance? A rejoinder, Matthew Etherington