Mrs Deborah Bradbery

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

Code Description Percentage
139999 Education not elsewhere classified 100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia

Academic appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/01/2009 -  Membership University of Newcastle
Executive Committee of the UON Alumni
Australia
1/01/2001 - 1/12/2005 Literacy Consultant & Assistant Principal NSW DEC
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

Highlighted Publications

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Bradbery 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]
DOI 10.1017/aee.2014.7

Book (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2015 Reynolds RM, Contesting and Constructing International Perspectives in Global Education, SENSE Publishers, Rotterdam, 234 (2015)

Chapter (2 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2015 Reynolds RM, 'One Size Fits All? Global Education for Different Educational Audiences', Contesting and Constructing International Perspectives in Global Education, Sense, Rotterdam 27-42 (2015)
Co-authors Ruth Reynolds
2015 Reynolds RM, Bradberry D, Brown J, Carroll K, Donnelly D, Ferguson-Patrick K, Macqueen S, 'Introduction: Interpreting Global Education', Contesting and Constructing International Perspectives in Global Education, Sense Publishers, Rotterdam 1-7 (2015)
Co-authors Suzanne Macqueen, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Joanna Brown, Debra Donnelly, Ruth Reynolds

Journal article (2 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Bradbery 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]
DOI 10.1017/aee.2014.7
2013 Brown 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-authors Ruth Reynolds, Joanna Brown, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Suzanne Macqueen

Conference (10 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Reynolds 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-authors Joanna Brown, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Suzanne Macqueen, Ruth Reynolds
2012 Bradbery 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]
2012 Bradbery DR, 'Using children's literature to build concepts of global citizenship', AARE 2012 Conference Proceedings & Program, Sydney, NSW (2012) [E1]
2012 Reynolds 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-authors Debra Donnelly, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Ruth Reynolds, Joanna Brown, Suzanne Macqueen
2011 MacQueen 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-authors Ruth Reynolds, Suzanne Macqueen, Debra Donnelly, Kate Fergusonpatrick
2010 Bradbery 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-authors Ruth Reynolds
2010 Reynolds 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-authors Ruth Reynolds, Suzanne Macqueen, Debra Donnelly, Kate Fergusonpatrick
2010 Reynolds 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-authors Kate Fergusonpatrick, Ruth Reynolds, Suzanne Macqueen, Debra Donnelly
2010 Ferguson-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-authors Ruth Reynolds, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Suzanne Macqueen
2010 MacQueen 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-authors Ruth Reynolds, Kate Fergusonpatrick, Debra Donnelly, Suzanne Macqueen
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 4
Total funding $162,129

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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 body Professional Teachers Council of NSW
Project Team Associate Professor Ruth Reynolds, Mrs Deborah Bradbery, Mrs Jo Brown, Doctor Debra Donnelly, Doctor Kate Ferguson-Patrick, Mrs Suzanne MacQueen
Scheme Global Education Project NSW
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2014
Funding Finish 2014
GNo G1400717
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category 2OPC
UON Y

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

Funding body: Professional Teachers Council of NSW

Funding body Professional Teachers Council of NSW
Project Team Associate Professor Ruth Reynolds, Mrs Deborah Bradbery, Mrs Jo Brown, Doctor Debra Donnelly, Doctor Kate Ferguson-Patrick, Mrs Suzanne MacQueen
Scheme Global Education Project NSW
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2014
Funding Finish 2014
GNo G1400717
Type Of Funding Not Known
Category UNKN
UON Y

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 body University of Newcastle - Faculty of Education and Arts
Project Team Mrs Deborah Bradbery
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2013
Funding Finish 2013
GNo G1301026
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20101 grants / $99,807

Global Education in Teacher Education$99,807

Funding body: AusAID (Australian Agency for International Development)

Funding body AusAID (Australian Agency for International Development)
Project Team Associate 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
Scheme Global Education Program
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2010
Funding Finish 2010
GNo G1000821
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category 2OPC
UON Y
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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

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

Office

Room HA63
Building Hunter Building
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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