Thesis / Dissertation

Understanding the conditions to support the on-the-job learning of teachers: A case study of a P-12 school

Beth Louise Cilia, Malgorzata Klatt (ed.)

Published : 2020

Abstract

This study investigates the important concept of informal, on-the-job learning of teachers in a P-12 school in the Australian state of Victoria. Literature that examines how teachers learn within their school environments typically focuses on either Primary or Secondary schools. However, in recent times there has been an escalation in the prevalence of a new type of school, the P-12 model, which combines these sectors. Therefore, this thesis confronts how the P-12 school environment facilitates the professional learning of its teachers so that we can better understand the relationship between environment and learner. Whilst informal learning is understood to be a significant aspect of teache..

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