Dr Jennifer Mansfield

Dr Jennifer Mansfield

Science educator in the Faculty of Education, Monash University.

Dr Jennifer Mansfield is a science educator in the Faculty of Education, Monash University. Her research interests include the development of teachers’ professional knowledge of practice, and the development of teachers’ understanding and attitudes about science education, in particular science as a human endeavour and the nature of science.

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Learning from lockdown – teacher wellbeing
Learning from lockdown – teacher wellbeing

The Knox School has been working with academics to research what teachers learned from the lockdown experience. In this final article of a three-part series, middle leader Melodie Matheson shares how teacher wellbeing became a transformative influence on her leadership.

Learning from lockdown – redefining school community collaboration
Learning from lockdown – redefining school community collaboration

The Knox School has worked with Monash University to research what teachers would like to take forward (and leave behind) from the remote learning experience. Three key areas of change were identified. This second article in a series focuses on school community collaboration.

Learning from lockdown – a catalyst for teacher agency
Learning from lockdown – a catalyst for teacher agency

The Knox School has worked with Monash University to research what teachers would like to take forward (and leave behind) from the remote learning experience. This three-part reader submission looks at key areas of change, starting with teacher agency.