Faculty of Education and Arts

Heather Ernst

Position Lecturer
Study area Education
Location Gippsland Building 2S Room 107
Phone 5122 8919
Email h.ernst@federation.edu.au

Qualifications

Master of Numeracy - University of Melbourne - 2013
Bachelor of Science Education - University of Melbourne - 1987

Teaching

Program(s)

  • Master of Teaching (Secondary)
  • Master of Teaching (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Teaching (Primary)

Courses

  • Science curriculum - (EDMAS 6018)
  • Mathematics curriculum - (EDMAS 6014)
  • Mathematics, Numeracy and learner engagement - (EDF 5713)
  • Numeracy - (EDF 3301)

Biography

Before moving to the University sector Heather taught in Government schools for 25 years, in a variety of year levels and roles.


Areas of expertise

  • Mathematics and Numeracy
  • Assessment for learning
  • Environmental Science

Research interests

  • Assessment for learning
  • Senior mathematics
  • Currently working towards a Doctorate

Seminar presentations

Kurnai Conference (2014) Teaching and Learning model, Flipped classrooms, Differentiated classrooms.