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Dr Ann Heirdsfield

Faculty of Education,
School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education

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Name
Dr Ann Heirdsfield
Position(s)
Visiting Fellow
Faculty of Education,
School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education
Discipline *
Curriculum and Pedagogy, Education Systems, Specialist Studies in Education
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Location
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Identifiers and profiles
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Qualifications

PhD (Queensland University of Technology), MEd (Research) (Queensland University of Technology), BA (University of Queensland), Dip Teach (Kelvin Grove C.A.E)

Keywords

Early Years Mathematics, Mathematics Education

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Ann Heirdsfield is a lecturer in the School of Early Childhood. Ann’s teaching and research interests lie in the area of mathematics education, in particular, at the early childhood level. More recently Ann has worked in early childhood classrooms to enhance young children’s mental computation.

Other research to date has dealt with students’ acquisition of knowledge in a variety of mathematics areas, and supporting beginning teachers in mathematics and science teaching.

Ann has extended her teaching and research focus to investigate higher education students’ experiences, including first year students’ transition into university, peer mentoring, online learning, and transition from student to first year professional.

This information has been contributed by Dr Ann Heirdsfield.

Publications


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Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Editorial Role for an Academic Journal
Reference year
2003
Details
Reviewer for Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood
Type
Advisor/Consultant for Industry
Reference year
2005
Details
Evaluation of mathematics text book scheme.