At this special event, hear three experts outline how to engage with research in schools. Ms Shani Prendergast of Catholic Education Melbourne will present on Schools participating in research. Associate Professor Mark Rickinson of Monash University will present on Schools using research. Professor Peter Twining from the University of Newcastle will present on Schools/teachers doing research. Each topic will address what it looks like when it is done well, the barriers and enablers, and any risks or caveats to this approach to research engagement in schools. The discussion will conclude with a short question and answer session.
Date: 10 September 2020
Time: 12 pm to 1 pm AEST
Speakers and topics:
- Schools participating in research (15 min) – Shani Prendergast, Senior Research Analyst, Analysis, Policy and Research, Catholic Education Melbourne, VIC
- Schools using research (15 min) – Associate Professor Mark Rickinson, Faculty of Education, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC
- Schools/Teachers doing research (15 min.) – Professor Peter Twining, School of Education, University of Newcastle, NSW
- Questions and answers (15 min).