Mrs Deborah Bradbery

Lecturer

School of Education (Education)

Career Summary

Biography

Educated in Newcastle at the University of Newcastle and the Newcastle College of Advanced Education, Deborah has extensive experience in Primary teaching having taught for almost 30 years in many different primary schools in NSW. A very highly accomplished teacher practitioner, she has received a number of teaching awards, including a Regional Teaching award, and commendations for a National Excellence in Teaching Award and a Lecturer of the Year Award. She has presented in a number of international venues in the area of classroom applications of Global Education.

Research Expertise
Global Education Children's Literature

Teaching Expertise
Taught in NSW DEC Primary Schools for 25 years. Taken on roles of Assistant Principal, Principal and Literacy Consultant. Lecturer in Primary Education at UoN since 2005 specializing in K-6 Literacy and pedagogical practices. Professional Development presenter and Primary Program supervisor for Teacher Training Australia (TTA) 2008-2010. Professional Development presenter and Consultant in NSW Primary schools 2011. Course Coordinator 2012 EDUC 4748 Advanced Literacies K-6 (Callaghan and Ourimbah) EDUC4185 Ethics and K-6 Internship EDUC 6748 Advanced Literacies K-6 EDUC 6762 Managing the K-6 Environment EDUC 6764 The Practicing Professional (Primary) EDUC 6738 KLA Studies English K-6

Administrative Expertise
Program Convenor for Master of Teaching (Primary) Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts (Ourimbah) Member of Executive Committee of the Alumni of UoN

Collaborations
Global Education Grant from The PTC as part of the Global Education Research Team. Supporting Smarter Schools project.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • Children's Literature
  • English K-6
  • Global Education
  • Pedagogy

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
139999Education not elsewhere classified100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2014 - 2/01/2016LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia
7/07/2008 - 31/12/2008Casual AcademicUniversity of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia
1/01/2008 - 28/01/2008LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia

Academic appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2009 - MembershipUniversity of Newcastle
Executive Committee of the UON Alumni
Australia
1/01/2001 - 1/12/2005Literacy Consultant & Assistant PrincipalNSW DEC
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Book (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2015Reynolds RM, Contesting and Constructing International Perspectives in Global Education, SENSE Publishers, Rotterdam, 234 (2015)

Chapter (2 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2015Reynolds RM, 'One Size Fits All? Global Education for Different Educational Audiences', Contesting and Constructing International Perspectives in Global Education, SENSE Publishers, Rotterdam 27-42 (2015)
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds
2015Reynolds RM, 'Introduction: Interpreting Global Education', Contesting and Constructing International Perspectives in Global Education, SENSE Publishers, Rotterdam 1-10 (2015)
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds

Journal article (2 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Bradbery DR, 'Bridges to Global Citizenship:Ecologically Sustainable Futures Utilising Children's Literature in Teacher Education', Australian Journal of Environmental Education, 29 221-237 (2014) [C1]
DOI10.1017/aee.2014.7
2013Brown JR, Donnelly D, Bradberry D, Ferguson-Patrick K, Macqueen S, Reynolds R, 'Teaching Global Education: Lessons Learned for Classroom Teachers', Ethos, 21 18-22 (2013) [C2]
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds, Joanna Brown, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Suzanne Macqueen

Conference (10 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Reynolds RM, Bradbery D, Brown J, Donnelly D, Ferguson Patrick K, Macqueen S, 'Building a Global Education perspective in teacher education', Abstracts. Pacific Circle Consortium Conference, Sydney (2014) [E3]
Co-authorsJoanna Brown, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Ruth Reynolds, Suzanne Macqueen
2012Bradbery DR, 'From suburbia to the moody sea: Space, subjectivity & popular pedagogy with/in popular Australian films about youth', AARE 2012 Conference Proceedings & Program, Sydney, NSW (2012) [E3]
2012Bradbery DR, 'Using children's literature to build concepts of global citizenship', AARE 2012 Conference Proceedings & Program, Sydney, NSW (2012) [E1]
2012Reynolds RM, Brown JR, Bradbery DR, Donnelly DJ, Ferguson-Patrick SK, MacQueen SE, 'Globalizing teacher training: Embedding global education perspectives in multi-disciplinary pre-service teacher programs', AARE 2012 Conference Proceedings & Program, Sydney, NSW (2012) [E1]
Co-authorsDebra Donnelly, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Ruth Reynolds, Joanna Brown, Suzanne Macqueen
2011MacQueen SE, Ferguson-Patrick SK, Bradbery DR, Donnelly DJ, McLeod JC, Reynolds RM, 'Integrating global education with teacher education', BERA Annual Conference. Final Programme, London (2011) [E3]
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds, Suzanne Macqueen, Debra Donnelly, Kate Fergusonpatrick
2010Bradbery DR, Reynolds RM, 'Using an integrated curriculum to enhance primary students' understanding of global citizenship', Learning for Life: Sustainability, Global Citizenship and Social Justice. SEAA Biennial Conference with SASOSE Annual Conference, Adelaide, SA (2010) [E1]
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds
2010Reynolds RM, Bradbery DR, Donnelly DJ, Ferguson-Patrick SK, MacQueen SE, McLeod JC, 'Global education in teacher education - reflections on initiatives across programs in one university', Paper presented at National Council for the Social Studies conference, Denver, CO (2010) [E3]
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds, Suzanne Macqueen, Debra Donnelly, Kate Fergusonpatrick
2010Reynolds RM, Bradbery DR, Donnelly DJ, Ferguson-Patrick SK, MacQueen SE, McLeod JC, 'Teaching global education - individual stories of working the politics of teacher education', Paper presented to Collaborative Action Research Network conference, Cambridge, UK (2010) [E3]
Co-authorsKate Fergusonpatrick, Ruth Reynolds, Suzanne Macqueen, Debra Donnelly
2010Ferguson-Patrick SK, Bradbery DR, Donnelly DJ, MacQueen SE, McLeod JC, Reynolds RM, 'Global Education with pre-service primary teachers: an integrated approach', Paper presented to the Enhancing Learning Experiences in Higher Education: International Conference, Hong Kong (2010) [E3]
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Suzanne Macqueen
2010MacQueen SE, Bradbery DR, Donnelly DJ, Ferguson-Patrick SK, McLeod JC, Reynolds RM, 'Integrating for global education with preservice teachers', AARE International Education Research Conference - 2010, Melbourne, Vic (2010) [E3]
Co-authorsRuth Reynolds, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Suzanne Macqueen
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants4
Total funding$144,776

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20142 grants / $61,572

Project to assess intercultural competency in preservice and in service teachers$30,786

Funding body: Professional Teachers Council of NSW

Funding bodyProfessional Teachers Council of NSW
Project TeamAssociate Professor Ruth Reynolds, Mrs Deborah Bradbery, Mrs Jo Brown, Doctor Debra Donnelly, Doctor Kate Ferguson-Patrick, Mrs Suzanne MacQueen
SchemeGlobal Education Project NSW
RoleInvestigator
Funding Start2014
Funding Finish2014
GNoG1400717
Type Of FundingOther Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category2OPC
UONY

Project to assess intercultural competency in preservice and in service teachers$30,786

Funding body: Professional Teachers Council of NSW

Funding bodyProfessional Teachers Council of NSW
Project TeamAssociate Professor Ruth Reynolds, Mrs Deborah Bradbery, Mrs Jo Brown, Doctor Debra Donnelly, Doctor Kate Ferguson-Patrick, Mrs Suzanne MacQueen
SchemeGlobal Education Project NSW
RoleInvestigator
Funding Start2014
Funding Finish2014
GNoG1400717
Type Of FundingNot Known
CategoryUNKN
UONY

20131 grants / $750

AARE 2013 (Australian Association for Research in Education), Hilton Adelaide, 1-5 December 2013$750

Funding body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Education and Arts

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle - Faculty of Education and Arts
Project TeamMrs Deborah Bradbery
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2013
Funding Finish2013
GNoG1301026
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20101 grants / $82,454

Global Education in Teacher Education$82,454

Funding body: AusAID (Australian Agency for International Development)

Funding bodyAusAID (Australian Agency for International Development)
Project TeamAssociate Professor Ruth Reynolds, Mrs Deborah Bradbery, Mrs Jo Brown, Doctor Debra Donnelly, Doctor Kate Ferguson-Patrick, Mrs Suzanne MacQueen, Doctor Julie McLeod, Mr Rob Metcalfe
SchemeGlobal Education Program
RoleInvestigator
Funding Start2010
Funding Finish2010
GNoG1000821
Type Of FundingOther Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category2OPC
UONY
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Mrs Deborah Bradbery

Position

Lecturer
School of Education
School of Education
Faculty of Education and Arts

Focus area

Education

Contact Details

Emaildebbie.bradbery@newcastle.edu.au
Phone(02) 4921 7765
Fax(02) 4921 7887

Office

RoomHA63
BuildingHunter Building
LocationCallaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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