Staff profile - Rose Buchanek

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Miss Rose Buchanek

Position: Lecturer in Education
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Arts & Education
Department: School of Education
Campus: Melbourne Burwood Campus
Email: rose.buchanek@deakin.edu.au

Academic

Teaching Interests

My teaching interests are centred on creating and delivering effective learning experiences and assessments for students. I am passionate about developing pre-service teacher's skills in translating requirements of curriculum documents into meaningful, enjoyable learning experiences for their own students.


Conferences and seminars

Buchanek, R. (2011), 'How Differences of Opinion influence Student's Capacity to Think Geographically', Virtual Presentation at the 9th International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities, Granada, Spain, 8-11 June.

Buchanek R, (2010), 'Initial considerations - How Differences of Opinion influence Student's Capacity to Think Geographically', Poster presentation at AARE - Making a Difference: 40 Years of Educational Research, Melbourne, Australia, November.

Buchanek, R. (2009), 'Considering methodologies - How Differences of Opinion can influence Higher-order Thinking', AARE - Inspiring Innovative Research in Education, Canberra, Australia, December.

Related Links

2011 Virtual Presentation


Awards

Awards and prizes

Commendation for Excellence in Teaching (2012)


Research

Research interests

I am in the final stages of writing my PhD Thesis titled 'Negotiating Differences: Students thinking geographically through Differences of Opinion'. My PhD investigates the role of differences of opinion within groups on students' engagement in creative, critical thinking within the discipline of Geography.

In my post-doctoral research, I intend to continue my research into effective pedagogies within Humanities classrooms. Other areas of interest which I will be exploring include; the transfer of knowledge and skills from pre-service teaching course to the classroom for gradute teachers and the experiences of pre-service teachers learning online and


Research page

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


Publications

Publications

Buchanek, Rose (2011) How Differences of Opinion Influence Students’ Capacity to Think Geographically, International Journal of the Humanities, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 141-156, Common Ground Publishing, Altona, Vic.


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