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Dr

Duncan Symons

Lecturer (Mecaf)
cscl
mathematical problem solving
primary school
collaboration
reasoning
critical thinking
online learning
elementary school
digital learning products · science education · pre-service teachers
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Dr

Duncan Symons

 
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Melbourne Graduate School Of Education
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Dr

Duncan Symons

 

Dr Duncan Symons is a lecturer in science and mathematics education.His primary responsibilities involve preparatory teacher education in the fields of primary mathematics and science.Duncan's research interests include inquiry, investigative and problem based approaches to mathematics education in the primary years. He is also interested in how mathematics can be embedded within the broader curriculum.The adoption and promotion of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) as a means to achieve integration has become an area of research and teaching interest, and Duncan facilitates a program for teacher candidates at the University of Melbourne with this as a focus.

Duncan has many research publications in the areas of technology embedded mathematics, dialogic approaches to mathematics instruction and integrated STEM education.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2018

Melbourne Early Career Academic Fellowship


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Positions


Lecturer (Mecaf)

Melbourne Graduate School Of Education

Education


Doctor of Education

University of Melbourne

Master of Education

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Education

University of Melbourne