Staff profile - John Cripps Clark

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Dr John Cripps Clark

Position: Lecturer in Science Education
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Arts & Education
Department: School of Education
Campus: M1.15, Melbourne Burwood Campus
Phone: +61 3 92446467 +61 3 92446467
Email: john.crippsclark@deakin.edu.au

Biography

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2007
  • Master of Applied Science, Monash University, 1993
  • Bachelor of Science, University of New South Wales, 1981


Affiliations

International Society for Cultural Activity Research
Australian Science Education Research Association
Science Teachers Association of Victoria


Professional activities

Deakin University Postgraduate Association President (1999 - 2000)
Deakin University Council Elected postgraduate representative (1998 -2002)

Academic

Teaching Interests

Primary Science and Technology Education

Science Communication


Subjects and units currently teaching

EES101/200 Communicating Science (first year Science)

EPS735 Primary Science and Technology Education (MTeach)


Expertise categories

Expertise summary

Primary Science Education Cultural Historical Activity Theory Science Communication

Knowledge areas

Primary Science Education

Cultural Historical Activity Theory

Science Communication

Primary Technology Educaton

Higher Education Teaching and Learning

Teacher Education


Conferences and seminars

ISCAR (Seville, San Diego, Rome, Sydney) ASERA, AARE

Awards

Awards and prizes

Deakin University postgraduate scholarship
AERA postgraduate travel award 2002


Research

Research projects

Judging accuracy and reliability: Digital literacy in wide flat information landscape - with Chris Rawson, Sue Owen, Jacques van der Meer

The other side of the fence: The perspective of non-school partners in rural school/community science collaborations - David Symington, Russell Tytler

Fostering critical reflection among pre-service primary teachers using video of their own practice - Gail Chittleborough,  Paul Chandler

Interprofessional communication in science

Blogs in science education - with George Aranda, Jenny Martin

Partnerships with schools to provide rich professional learning experiences for pre-service science teachers - with Gail Chittleborough

Context and boundary crossing: The development of teacher professional knowledge and beliefs - with Julia Walsh

Multimodal online concept mapping in science communication - with Ria Hanawald

Emotion and practical activities in the primary science classroom

A model to support evidence-based practice in higher education

Critical junctures in education in Vanuatu: Curriculum reform, teacher professional experience and cultural historical activity theory


Research interests

Primary Science Education

Cultural Historical Activity Theory

Science Communication

Primary Technology Educaton

Higher Education Teaching and Learning

Teacher Education


Research groups

Deakin University Science Education Research Group


Research page

http://www.deakin.edu.au/research/admin/pubs/reports/database/dynamic/output/person/person.php?person_code=crippjo


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