Associate Professor Sandra Wooltorton
Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 9780 7753, Email: email@example.com, Campus: Bunbury, Room: BU5.112
Doctor of Philosophy, Murdoch University .
Diploma of Teaching, Edith Cowan University .
Master of Education hon, Murdoch University .
BAHons (Bachelor of Arts Honours), Edith Cowan University, 2012 .
Bachelor of Education, Edith Cowan University, 1978 .
Recent Research Grants
Sustainable environmental management in Australian small firms,
Australian Research Council,
Grant - Linkage (Projects),
2011 - 2013, $545,019.
Noongar History and Geography Project: CEO,
Catholic Education Office of WA,
Facilitators to Develop and Maintain School Community Partnership Agreements within Aboriginal Innovation Schools,
Department of Education WA,
Department of Education - Tender,
A Cultural Geography of the Leschenault Estuary: A social values study,
Edith Cowan University,
ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2012 (Round 1),
Economic Contribution of the South West Racing Industry to the Western Australian Economy,
Bunbury Turf Club,
Bunbury Turf Club Grant,
Long term reorientation of schools towards sustainability,
Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd,
2006 - 2011, $66,000.
Transition to Sustainability: ECU South West - A Study of The Transformation of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning,
Edith Cowan University,
ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,
2010 - 2011, $65,525.
Worsley Energy Challenge a?? Energy Literacy Acquisition (Phase 2 of the Energy Education Resources Project),
BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd,
2009 - 2010, $3,850.
The development of a tool for assessing provision and effectiveness of coastal management education,
Australian Research Institute in Education for Sustainability,
2006 - 2007, $491.
Sustainable energy education resources project,
Department of the Premier and Cabinet - Public Sector Management,
2006 - 2007, $50,000.
Recent Publications (within the last five years)
Wooltorton, S., (2012), Sustainability: ambiguity and aspiration in teacher education. Critical voices in teacher education: teaching for social justice in conservative times, 257-272, New York, USA.
Wooltorton, S., Palmer, M., Steele, F., (2011), A process for transition to sustainability: Implementation. Australian Journal of Environmental Education, 27(1), 160-174, St. Lucia, Queensland.
Wooltorton, S., Palmer, M., Goodwin, K., Paine, D., (2010), A process for transition to sustainability: Beginning. The Social Educator, 28(2), 20-27, Tasmania.
Wooltorton, S., (2009), Education for sustainable cities: The great Australian dilemma. State of Australian Cities National Conference: City Growth, Sustainability, Vitality and Vulnerability, 16p., Perth, Western Australia.