Michelle Springer BEd (Hons), PhD

 

Name

Michelle Springer

 

Current Position

Director of Guidance and Educational Consultant

 

Interests

Research, education, writing, climbing, reading, theatre, cinema, art deco

 

Currently Reading

"The Goldfinch" Donna Tartt

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Funding and Honours

Five Nations Network Small-Scale Research Initiative

December 2010-December 2011

£3,000 for transport, accomodation and costs for exchange visits between schools in England and Ireland. Funded by the Institute for Global Ethics and the Gordon Cook Foundation

 

International Teachers Professional Development Program

October 2006

Transport and accommodation in Mandeville, Jamaica for educational research on Cross-cultural Teaching and Learning in Citizenship and PSHE

 

League for the Exchange of Commonwealth Teachers

February 2005

Transport and accommodation in Ontario, Canada for educational study visit on the theme of Citizenship and Heritage

 

European Commission DAPHNE Project

2003-2004

£5,000 to the Drama, Music and Citizenship departments of Northumberland Park School for production of anti Domestic Violence play Waiting in the Silence

 

Alexander Mackie Fellowship

1998

AUD$5,000 and medal awarded for overseas field research for the doctorate "The Need for Change: Developmental, Institutional and Linguistic Imperatives"

 

Australian Postgraduate Award

1996-2000

Scholarship of AUD$15,000 per year for postgraduate studies of up to four years

 

Dean's List of Scholars

1995

Awarded for excellence in academic performance, in particular a high distinction result for Honours research