Personal details

Name
Dr Chrystal Whiteford
Position(s)
Course Coordinator (Bachelor of Education ED39)
Faculty of Education,
School of Teacher Education and Leadership
Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood and Primary Mathematics Education
Faculty of Education,
School of Teacher Education and Leadership
Discipline *
Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education
Phone
+61 7 3138 3375
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
ORCID iD
Qualifications

PhD (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships
and associations

Early Childhood Australia (ECA)

Keywords

STEM Education, Early Childhood Maths, Primary Maths, Mathematics Education

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

Biography

Chrystal is a senior lecturer in early childhood and primary mathematics education at QUT. Her key teaching and research areas include:

  • STEM education
  • Mathematics education in early childhood and primary settings
  • Early childhood education and care

Chrystal has experience teaching across early childhood settings, primary settings and tertiary settings. Chrystal’s doctoral research focused on infants and toddlers in early childhood education and care contexts, looking at quality of care, patterns of care and associations between early care and later developmental outcomes.

This information has been contributed by Dr Chrystal Whiteford.

Teaching

Currently, Chrystal is teaching:

  • EUB302 – Early Childhood Mathematics Education 2
  • EUB208 – Primary Mathematics Curriculum Studies 2
  • EAN615 – Mathematics in Early Childhood
  • EUN107 – Mathematics and Numeracy 1
This information has been contributed by Dr Chrystal Whiteford.

Publications

For publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • How do Universities Prevent and Manage Peer Bullying: A Policy Analysis
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Marilyn Campbell
  • Drones as interactive tools for students with intellectual disabilities (ID): Their effect on student achievement in geometry
    MPhil, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Bronwyn Ewing