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Ms Janet Fellowes

Senior Lecturer

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 9370 6520, Mobile: 0412 485 131, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML16.218
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  9370 6520  
Mobile: 0412 485 131  
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML16.218  


Janet is a Senior Lecturer for the School of Education in the Faculty of Education and Arts.

Professional Associations

  • Australian Literacy Educators Association (ALEA)
  • International Reading Association

Research Interests

  • Literacy - Early Childhood and Primary
  • Oral language
  • English as a second or additional language

Staff Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Education, The University of Sydney .
  • MEd (Master of Education), Edith Cowan University, 2005 .
  • Diploma of Teaching, Other WA higher ed institution, 1983 .


Recent Research Grants

  • Reflective Practice with Early Writers,  AISWA Schools,  Grant,  2013,  $71,677.
  • Focused Intervention for Early Literacy Development,  Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations,  Grant,  2009 - 2011,  $155,143.
  • A Better Beginning: Building the Foundation for English Communicative Competency in the Beginning Years of Schooling,  AusAID,  Grant,  2009 - 2010,  $92,820.
  • The Identification of Resources to Support Children Learning to Read in the Early Years of School,  Department of Education and Training WA,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $47,185.
  • The Identification of Resources to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development,  Department of Education and Training WA,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $47,185.
  • Stage 2 - Boy's education lighthouse schools project,  University of Melbourne,  Grant,  2004 - 2007,  $5,948.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)


  • Fellowes, J., Oakley, G., (2010), Language Literacy and Early Childhood Education., 604, South Melbourne, Vic..
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