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Dr Bridget Leggett

Honorary Senior Lecturer

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Staff Member Details


Staff Qualifications

  • PhD, Murdoch University, 1995 .


Recent Research Grants

  • Challenges of Participation: Governance in Anglican System Schools,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2014 (Round 1),  2014,  $85,148.
  • Asia Pacific Centre of Excellence for Teacher Education and Innovations,  Yayasan Sampoerna - Sampoerna Foundation Teacher Institute,  Grant,  2007 - 2009,  $159,913.
  • 100 Schools Project,  Department of Education and Training WA,  Grant,  2003 - 2009,  $502,727.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Leggett, B., White, R., (2011), Waves of change: The critical role of assessment, reporting and accreditation in secondary curriculum reform in WA, 1975-2005. Australia's curriculum dilemmas: State cultures and the big issues, 240-260, Carlton, VIC.

Journal Articles

  • Leggett, B., Campbell-Evans, G., Gray, J., (2014), Opportunties taken, lost or avoided: The use of diffference of opinion in school decision making. Australian Journal of Teacher Education, 39(4), 115 - 125, Australia.
  • Gray, J., Campbell-Evans, G., Leggett, B., (2013), Independent Public Schools: Boards in transition. Leading and Managing , 19(1), 72-88, Australia.
  • Thomsett, J., Leggett, B., Ainsworth, S., (2011), TESOL in context: Authentic workplace learning for pre-service teachers. Tesol in Context, 21(2), 4-22.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • Master of Education,  A 'learning Community' Approach To Schooling In Western Australian Schools.
  • Doctor of Education,  The Global Market And Its Impact On An Australian University's Pathway Programs: Policies, Pragmatics And Personal Realities..

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Eportfolio And Career Development - Beyond The Shoebox..
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