Understanding the conditions informing successful STEM clubs: what does the evidence base tell us?

Article


Davis, Kate, Fitzgerald, Angela, Power, Margaret, Leach, Tania, Martin, Neil, Piper, Stephanie, Singh, Rena and Dunlop, Shelley. 2023. "Understanding the conditions informing successful STEM clubs: what does the evidence base tell us?" Studies in Science Education. 59 (1), pp. 1-23. https://doi.org/10.1080/03057267.2021.1969168
Article Title

Understanding the conditions informing successful STEM clubs: what does the evidence base tell us?

ERA Journal ID20615
Article CategoryArticle
AuthorsDavis, Kate (Author), Fitzgerald, Angela (Author), Power, Margaret (Author), Leach, Tania (Author), Martin, Neil (Author), Piper, Stephanie (Author), Singh, Rena (Author) and Dunlop, Shelley (Author)
Journal TitleStudies in Science Education
Journal Citation59 (1), pp. 1-23
Number of Pages23
Year2023
Place of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ISSN0305-7267
1940-8412
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1080/03057267.2021.1969168
Web Address (URL)https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/03057267.2021.1969168
Abstract

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) clubs are gaining momentum as a means for engaging students in STEM- related activities. Despite this growth, there have been limited attempts to examine the conditions that inform practice in these informal educational spaces. This paper addresses that gap through a comprehensive literature review of empirical and practitioner publications, with a focus on synthesising the approaches that support STEM clubs to be effective learning environments. In total, 33 papers were included in this review. Through a rigorous literature review process, the research team identified a number of key focus areas that support the achievement of learning outcomes and programme sustainability. These focus areas are grouped into three key themes – club management, environment, and program evaluation – that STEM club practitioners should attend to in order to ensure a well-informed approach. Within in each theme a number of sub-dimensions were identified, which provide prac- tical insights and lived examples of how these conditions can be enacted within STEM clubs in ways that speak to quality. The evidence-based findings presented in this paper can be used by practitioners to guide STEM club practice. Further, the paper iden- tifies where research is required to explore contemporary practice in informal education settings.

KeywordsSTEM clubs; informal learning; literature review; evidence-based
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020390113. Science, technology and engineering curriculum and pedagogy
Public Notes

Files associated with this item cannot be displayed due to copyright restrictions.

Byline AffiliationsSchool of Business
School of Education
School of Creative Arts
Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
Library Services
Queensland Museum, Australia
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
Permalink -

https://research.usq.edu.au/item/q69x6/understanding-the-conditions-informing-successful-stem-clubs-what-does-the-evidence-base-tell-us

  • 149
    total views
  • 10
    total downloads
  • 1
    views this month
  • 0
    downloads this month

Export as

Related outputs

Unveiling graduate readiness to respond to domestic and family violence in Australian social work programmes
Schaffer, Krystal L., Martin, Neil I., Lawrence, Jill E. and Bryce, India R.. 2024. "Unveiling graduate readiness to respond to domestic and family violence in Australian social work programmes." The British Journal of Social Work. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjsw/bcae021
Navigating University: The Design and Evaluation of a Holistic Support Programme for Autistic Students in Higher Education
Brownlow, Charlotte, Martin, Neil, Thompson, Donna-Marie, Dowe, Amelia, Abawi, Ding, Harrison, Jessica and March, Sonja. 2023. "Navigating University: The Design and Evaluation of a Holistic Support Programme for Autistic Students in Higher Education." Education Sciences. 13 (5). https://doi.org/10.3390/educsci13050521
Users' Experiences in a Regional Academic Library Makerspace
Bell, Emilia C., Piper, Stephanie and O'Sullivan, Carmel. 2023. "Users' Experiences in a Regional Academic Library Makerspace." Journal of the Australian Library and Information Association. 72 (2), pp. 135-149. https://doi.org/10.1080/24750158.2023.2202512
Authenticity and Inauthenticity in Adolescents: A Scoping Review
Alchin, Carolyn, Machin, Tanya M., Martin, Neil and Burton, Lorelle J.. 2023. "Authenticity and Inauthenticity in Adolescents: A Scoping Review." Adolescent Research Review. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40894-023-00218-8
The higher degree research student experience in Australian universities: a systematic literature review
Brownlow, Charlotte, Eacersall, Douglas C., Martin, Neil and Parsons-Smith, Renée. 2023. "The higher degree research student experience in Australian universities: a systematic literature review." Higher Education Research and Development. 42 (7), pp. 1608-1623. https://doi.org/10.1080/07294360.2023.2183939
UniSQ Library Stories of 2022
Bell, Emilia C., McGregor, Rowena, Andersen, Nikki, Piper, Steph, Derrington, Kate, Bella, Tahnya, Jeffers, Marjorie, Sherwin, Leonie, Kelly, Tricia, Bremner, Margaret, Eacersall, Douglas, Stagg, Adrian, Ingram, Ben, Page, Teaki, Heuser, Ryan, Fahey, Kacie, Waters, Carlie, Fisher, Michelle, Firman, Elizabeth, ..., Salisbury, Fiona. Bell, Emilia and Randall, Rebecca (ed.) 2022. UniSQ Library Stories of 2022. Australia. University of Southern Queensland.
Partner Perspectives Matter: Lessons Learnt When Navigating Continued Pre-service Teacher Placements During Disruption
Leach, Tania and Wheeldon, Anita Louise. 2022. "Partner Perspectives Matter: Lessons Learnt When Navigating Continued Pre-service Teacher Placements During Disruption." Bradbury, Ondine Jayne and Acquaro, Daniela (ed.) School-University Partnerships — Innovation in Initial Teacher Education. Singapore. Springer. pp. 73-90
Unrealised Potential: A Survey of Students as Partners in Australian University Libraries
Dollinger, Mollie, Salisbury, Fiona and Davis, Kate. 2023. "Unrealised Potential: A Survey of Students as Partners in Australian University Libraries ." New Review of Academic Librarianship. 29 (3), pp. 288-303. https://doi.org/10.1080/13614533.2022.2138477
A global experiment on motivating social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic
Psychological Science Accelerator Self-Determination Theory Coll, A, Machin, Michael A., Machin, Tanya, Martin, Neil I. and Brownlow, Charlotte. 2022. "A global experiment on motivating social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic." University of Adelaide. 119 (22), pp. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2111091119
USQ Library stories of 2020
Andersen, Nikki, Bremner, Margaret, Derrington, Kate, Eacersall, Douglas, Gunton, Lyndelle, Howarth, Debi, Howlett, Alisa, Jeffers, Marjorie, Pearse, Tahnee, Pickstone, Leigh, Piper, Stephanie, Sahay, Akshay, Sherwin, Leonie, Stagg, Adrian, Thangavelu, Eddie, Thorpe, Clare and Tweedale, Robyn. Gunton, Lyndelle (ed.) 2021. USQ Library stories of 2020. Australia. University of Southern Queensland.
Innovative Uses of Visual Technologies in Initial Teacher Education: Changing Policy to Support Practice during COVID-19
Adams, Megan, Brooks, Tim, Fitzgerald, Angela, George, Sindu and Cooper, Rebecca. 2021. "Innovative Uses of Visual Technologies in Initial Teacher Education: Changing Policy to Support Practice during COVID-19." Video Journal of Education and Pedagogy. 6 (1), pp. 1-23. https://doi.org/10.1163/23644583-bja10016
Primary teacher educators' practices in and perspectives on inquiry-based science education: insights into the Australian landscape
Fitzgerald, Angela, Pressick-Kilborn, Kimberley and Mills, Reece. 2021. "Primary teacher educators' practices in and perspectives on inquiry-based science education: insights into the Australian landscape." Education 3-13: the professional journal for primary education. 49 (3), pp. 344-356. https://doi.org/10.1080/03004279.2020.1854962
Exploring 'Next Practice': Principals' Perceptions of Graduate Skills and Attributes for Future Classrooms
Fitzgerald, Angela. 2021. "Exploring 'Next Practice': Principals' Perceptions of Graduate Skills and Attributes for Future Classrooms." Australian Journal of Teacher Education. 46 (5), pp. 1-17. https://doi.org/10.14221/ajte.2021v46n5.1
Supporting Pre-Service Teachers in Becoming Reflective Practitioners Using Conversation and Professional Standards
Bradbury, Ondine J., Fitzgerald, Angela and O'Connor, Justen P.. 2020. "Supporting Pre-Service Teachers in Becoming Reflective Practitioners Using Conversation and Professional Standards." Australian Journal of Teacher Education. 45 (10), pp. 18-34. https://doi.org/10.14221/ajte.2020v45n10.2
Everyday life information experiences in Twitter: a grounded theory
Miller, Faye, Davis, Kate and Partridge, Helen. 2019. "Everyday life information experiences in Twitter: a grounded theory." Information Research: an international electronic journal. 24 (2).
Designing for student-facing learning analytics
Kitto, Kirsty, Lupton, Mandy, Davis, Kate and Waters, Zak. 2017. "Designing for student-facing learning analytics." Australasian Journal of Educational Technology. 33 (5), pp. 152-168. https://doi.org/10.14742/ajet.3607
It Takes a Village: Using Communities of Practice as a Framework for Reflecting on Rural and Regional Professional Experience Opportunities
Fitzgerald, Angela, Bradbury, Ondine and Leach, Tania. 2021. "It Takes a Village: Using Communities of Practice as a Framework for Reflecting on Rural and Regional Professional Experience Opportunities." White, Simone and Downey, Jayne (ed.) Rural Education Across the World: Models of Innovative Practice and Impact. Gateway East, Singapore. Springer. pp. 25-45
Preservice Teachers’ Self-efficacy Through COVID-19: A Large Scale Survey of Students at a Regional University In Australia
Leach, Tania, Le, Anh Hai and Barton, Georgina M.. 2022. "Preservice Teachers’ Self-efficacy Through COVID-19: A Large Scale Survey of Students at a Regional University In Australia." Australian Journal of Teacher Education. 47 (9), pp. 19-42. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.14221/ajte.2022v47n9.2
The Strategic, Curious & Skeptical Learner: Australian Public Librarians and Professional Learning Experiences
Stephens, Michael, Partridge, Helen, Davis, Kate and Snyder, Margaret. 2022. "The Strategic, Curious & Skeptical Learner: Australian Public Librarians and Professional Learning Experiences." Public Library Quarterly. 41 (3), pp. 257-272. https://doi.org/10.1080/01616846.2021.1893114
Student ‘voice’ and higher education assessment: is it all about the money?
Hemming, Andrew and Power, Margaret. 2021. "Student ‘voice’ and higher education assessment: is it all about the money?" Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice. 18 (1), pp. 1-16.
System reform: an exploration of policy interpretation and translation through the enacted role of Regional Education Officers
Leach, Tania Helen. 2021. System reform: an exploration of policy interpretation and translation through the enacted role of Regional Education Officers. PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland. https://doi.org/10.26192/q75yz
Creators of Ipswich report
Jones, Ashley P. and Power, Margaret. 2020. Creators of Ipswich report. Springfield, Australia. University of Southern Queensland.
Fostering learning through making: perspectives from the International Maker Education Network
Lock, Jennifer, Gill, David, Kennedy, Thomas, Piper, Stephanie and Powell, Alwyn. 2020. "Fostering learning through making: perspectives from the International Maker Education Network." International Journal of E-Learning and Distance Education. 35 (1).
Enabling Students to Learn Hands-On Technical Skills Using Makerspace in a Higher Education Academic Library
van Rensburg, Henriette and Piper, Stephanie. 2019. "Enabling Students to Learn Hands-On Technical Skills Using Makerspace in a Higher Education Academic Library." Rukspollmuang, Chanita, Pagram, Jeremy and Tan, Lee-Ming (ed.) Singapore Learning Design and Technology Conference 2019 (SLDT 2019). Singapore 01 - 02 Aug 2019 Singapore.
Acknowledging documentary filmmaking as not only an output but a research process: a case for quality research practice
Fitzgerald, Angela and Lowe, Magnolia. 2020. "Acknowledging documentary filmmaking as not only an output but a research process: a case for quality research practice." International Journal of Qualitative Methods. 19, pp. 1-7. https://doi.org/10.1177/1609406920957462
Interfaculty collaboration for improving international mobility experiences: sustaining a dialogue across difference
Fitzgerald, Angela, Parr, Graham, Williams, Judy, Wellam, Rachel, Howard, Bethany, Zandes, Stavroula and Diug, Basia. 2023. "Interfaculty collaboration for improving international mobility experiences: sustaining a dialogue across difference." Teaching in Higher Education. 28 (1), pp. 51-65. https://doi.org/10.1080/13562517.2020.1769056
Effective teaching in primary science, technology, society and the environment
Dionne, Liliane, Petringa, Natascia and Fitzgerald, Angela. 2020. "Effective teaching in primary science, technology, society and the environment." Leite, Laurinda, Oldham, Elizabeth, Afonso, Ana S., Viseu, Floriano, Dourado, Luis and Martinho, Maria Helena (ed.) Science and mathematics education for 21st century citizens: challenges and ways forwards. Hauppauge, United States. Nova Science Publishers. pp. 333-357
Contemporary science curricula in Australian schools
Dawson, Vaille and Fitzgerald, Angela. 2019. "Contemporary science curricula in Australian schools." Dawson, Vaille, Venville, Grady and Donovan, Jennifer (ed.) The Art of Teaching Science: A comprehensive guide to the teaching of secondary school science. Crows Nest, Australia. Allen & Unwin. pp. 69-83
Exploring Values Through Lived Experiences of the World Heritage Site of Petra: A Case Study
Fitzgerald, Angela and Abouali, Diana. 2020. "Exploring Values Through Lived Experiences of the World Heritage Site of Petra: A Case Study." Corrigan, Deborah, Buntting, Cathy, Fitzgerald, Angela and Jones, Alister (ed.) Values in Science Education: The Shifting Sands. Cham, Switzerland. Springer. pp. 211-224
Informal Spaces for STEM Learning and Teaching: STEM clubs
Fitzgerald, Angela, Leach, Tania, Davis, Kate, Martin, Neil and Dunlop, Shelley. 2020. "Informal Spaces for STEM Learning and Teaching: STEM clubs." Fitzgerald, Angela, Haeusler, Carole and Pfeiffer, Linda (ed.) STEM Education in Primary Classrooms: Unravelling Contemporary Approaches in Australia and New Zealand. Abingdon, United Kingdom. Routledge. pp. 168-187
More than coding: Positioning STEM education in practice
Fitzgerald, Angela, Haeusler, Carole and Pfeiffer, Linda. 2020. "More than coding: Positioning STEM education in practice." Fitzgerald, Angela, Haeusler, Carole and Pfeiffer, Linda (ed.) STEM Education in Primary Classrooms: Unravelling Contemporary Approaches in Australia and New Zealand. Abingdon, United Kingdom. Routledge. pp. 1-11
Cells and 3D printed bioscaffolds: inter-disciplinary collaborations to engage and inspire students in biomedical science
Whiteside, Eliza, Piper, Steph and Maxwell, Andrew. 2019. "Cells and 3D printed bioscaffolds: inter-disciplinary collaborations to engage and inspire students in biomedical science." 2019 Biosciences Education Australia Network Forum (BEAN19). Melbourne, Australia 08 - 10 Dec 2019
Out in the field: examining the role of school-based experiences in preparing primary pre-service teachers as confident and competent teachers of science
Fitzgerald, Angela. 2020. "Out in the field: examining the role of school-based experiences in preparing primary pre-service teachers as confident and competent teachers of science." International Journal of Science Education. 42 (2), pp. 290-309. https://doi.org/10.1080/09500693.2019.1710618
Expectations, experiences, and preferences of students in a dual mode program: a thematic analysis
Nguyen, Linh Cuong, Davis, Kate, Abdi, Elham Sayyad, Thorpe, Clare, Henry, Katya and Partridge, Helen. 2020. "Expectations, experiences, and preferences of students in a dual mode program: a thematic analysis." Kyei-Blankson, Lydia, Ntuli, Esther and Blankson, Joseph (ed.) Handbook of research on creating meaningful experiences in online courses. Hershey, PA, United States. IGI Global. pp. 248-269
Navigating and negotiating borders: Western pre-service teachers’ experiences of teaching science in a non-western setting
Fitzgerald, Angela. 2019. "Navigating and negotiating borders: Western pre-service teachers’ experiences of teaching science in a non-western setting." Teaching and Teacher Education. 82, pp. 96-105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tate.2019.03.013
Reinvigorating primary school science through school-community partnerships
Smith, Kathy, Fitzgerald, Angela, Deefholts, Suzanne, Jackson, Sue, Sadler, Nicole, Smith, Alan and Lindsay, Simon. 2018. "Reinvigorating primary school science through school-community partnerships." Corrigan, Deborah, Buntting, Cathy, Jones, Alister and Loughran, John (ed.) Navigating the changing landscape of formal and informal science learning opportunities . Switzerland. Springer. pp. 87-103
Information Experience: A Domain and Object of Study
Maybee, Clarence, Abdi, Elham Sayyad, Davis, Kate and Conrad, Lettie. 2019. "Information Experience: A Domain and Object of Study." 82nd Association for Information Science and Technology Annual Meeting: Information...Anyone, Anywhere, Any Time, Any Way. Melbourne, Australia 19 - 23 Oct 2019 United States. John Wiley & Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/pra2.88
(Re)navigating the classroom as a teacher educator
Fitzgerald, Ange. 2018. "(Re)navigating the classroom as a teacher educator ." Fitzgerald, Ange, Parr, Graham and Williams, Judy (ed.) Re-imagining professional experience in initial teacher education: narratives of learning. Singapore. Springer. pp. 199-213
Re-imagining professional experience in initial teacher education
Parr, Graham, Williams, Judy and Fitzgerald, Ange. 2018. "Re-imagining professional experience in initial teacher education." Fitzgerald, Ange, Parr, Graham and Fitzgerald, Angela (ed.) Re-imagining professional experience in initial teacher education: narratives of learning. Singapore. Springer. pp. 1-15
Science in primary schools: examining the practices of effective primary school teachers
Fitzgerald, Angela. 2012. Science in primary schools: examining the practices of effective primary school teachers. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Sense Publishers.
Celebrating Australia’s diversity through science education
Fitzgerald, Angela, Pfeiffer, Linda and Woolcott, Geoff. 2018. "Celebrating Australia’s diversity through science education." Woolcott, Geoff and Whanell, Robert (ed.) Teaching secondary science: theory and practice . Cambridge, United Kingdom. Cambridge University Press. pp. 191-213
Bringing Australia’s diversity into science education
Pfeiffer, Linda, Fitzgerald, Angela and Woolcott, Geoff. 2018. "Bringing Australia’s diversity into science education." Woolcott, Geoff and Whannell, Robert (ed.) Teaching secondary science: theory and practice. Cambridge, United Kingdom. Cambridge University Press. pp. 394-415
Tourist, tour guide, traveller, travel agent? Reflections on leading and learning from international professional experience
Fitzgerald, Ange. 2017. "Tourist, tour guide, traveller, travel agent? Reflections on leading and learning from international professional experience." Fitzgerald, Ange, Parr, Graham and Williams, Judy (ed.) Narratives of learning through international professional experience. Singapore. Springer. pp. 15-27
Embedding assessment within primary school science: a case study
Fitzgerald, Angela and Gunstone, Ricahrd. 2013. "Embedding assessment within primary school science: a case study." Corrigan, Deborah, Gunstone, Richard and Jones, Alister (ed.) Valuing assessment in science education: pedagogy, curriculum, policy. Netherlands. Springer. pp. 307-324
Monash University International Professional Experience Program
Williams, Judy, Fitzgerald, Ange and Parr, Graham. 2017. "Monash University International Professional Experience Program." Fitzgerald, Ange, Parr, Graham and Williams, Judy (ed.) Narratives of learning through international professional experience. Singapore. Springer. pp. 1-14
Making sense of primary science
Smith, Kathy and Fitzgerald, Angela. 2013. "Making sense of primary science." Fitzgerald, Angela (ed.) Learning and teaching primary science. Port Melbourne, Australia. Cambridge University Press. pp. 1-16
Science that matters: exploring science learning and teaching in primary schools
Fitzgerald, Angela and Smith, Kathy. 2016. "Science that matters: exploring science learning and teaching in primary schools ." Australian Journal of Teacher Education. 41 (4), pp. 64-78. https://doi.org/10.14221/ajte.2016v41n4.4
Examining the beliefs and practices of four effective Australian primary science teachers
Fitzgerald, Angela, Dawson, Vaille and Hackling, Mark. 2013. "Examining the beliefs and practices of four effective Australian primary science teachers." Research in Science Education. 43 (3), pp. 981-1003. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11165-012-9297-y
Nurturing quality science learning and teaching: the impact of a reading group
Fitzgerald, Angela, Cooper, Rebecca and Sarkar, Mahbub. 2016. "Nurturing quality science learning and teaching: the impact of a reading group." Teaching Science: The Journal of the Australian Science Teachers Association. 62 (2), pp. 44-51.
What teachers’ want: supporting primary school teachers in teaching science
Fitzgerald, Angela and Schneider, Katrin. 2013. "What teachers’ want: supporting primary school teachers in teaching science." Teaching Science: The Journal of the Australian Science Teachers Association. 59 (2), pp. 7-10.
Perceptions and pedagogy: exploring the beliefs and practices of an effective primary science teacher
Fitzgerald, Angela, Dawson, Vaille and Hackling, Mark. 2009. "Perceptions and pedagogy: exploring the beliefs and practices of an effective primary science teacher." Teaching Science: The Journal of the Australian Science Teachers Association. 55 (3), pp. 19-22.
Science investigations
Corrigan, Deborah, Fitzgerald, Angela and Kidman, Gillian. 2018. "Science investigations." Fitzgerald, Angela and Corrigan, Deborah (ed.) Science education for Australian students: teaching science from Foundation to Year 12. Crows Nest, NSW, Australia. Allen & Unwin. pp. 143-175
The role of context and relevance
Corrigan, Deborah and Fitzgerald, Angela. 2018. "The role of context and relevance." Fitzgerald, Angela and Corrigan, Deborah (ed.) Science education for Australian students: teaching science from Foundation to Year 12. Crows Nest, NSW, Australia. Allen & Unwin. pp. 57-85
What the learner brings
Smith, Kathy and Fitzgerald, Angela. 2018. "What the learner brings." Fitzgerald, Angela and Corrigan, Deborah (ed.) Science education for Australian students: teaching science from Foundation to Year 12. Crows Nest, NSW, Australia. Allen & Unwin. pp. 26-56
Becoming a teacher of science: introducing a journey of identity and evidence
Fitzgerald, Angela and Corrigan, Deborah. 2018. "Becoming a teacher of science: introducing a journey of identity and evidence." Fitzgerald, Angela and Corrigan, Deborah (ed.) Science education for Australian students: teaching science from Foundation to Year 12. Crows Nest, NSW, Australia. Allen & Unwin. pp. 3-25
Information literacy research: the evolution of the relational approach
Gunton, Lyndelle, Bruce, Christine and Davis, Kate. 2014. "Information literacy research: the evolution of the relational approach." Du, Jia Tina, Zhu, Qinghua and Koronios, Andy (ed.) Library and information science research in Asia-Oceania: theory and practice. United States. IGI Global. pp. 82-101
Information literacy research: the evolution of the relational approach
Gunton, Lyndelle, Bruce, Christine and Davis, Kate. 2016. "Information literacy research: the evolution of the relational approach." Professional development and workplace learning: concepts, methodologies, tools, and applications. United States. IGI Global. pp. 1943-1963
Investing in arts and culture positively changes communities: an impact study of RADF supported arts projects in Western Queensland
Power, Margaret Ann. 2018. Investing in arts and culture positively changes communities: an impact study of RADF supported arts projects in Western Queensland. PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland. https://doi.org/10.26192/5c09cef2f0ccb
Mixing quantitative with qualitative methods: current practices in designing experiments, gathering data and analysis with mixed methods reporting
Morrison, Ann, Viller, Stephen, Heck, Tamara and Davis, Kate. 2017. "Mixing quantitative with qualitative methods: current practices in designing experiments, gathering data and analysis with mixed methods reporting." Soro, Alessandro, Vyas, Dhaval, Ploderer, Bernd, Morrison, Ann, Waycott, Jenny and Brereton, Margot (ed.) 29th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2017). Brisbane, Australia 28 Nov - 01 Dec 2017 United States. https://doi.org/10.1145/3152771.3156195
A framework for self-determination in massive open online courses: design for autonomy, competence, and relatedness
Martin, Neil I., Kelly, Nick and Terry, Peter C.. 2018. "A framework for self-determination in massive open online courses: design for autonomy, competence, and relatedness." Australasian Journal of Educational Technology. 34 (2), pp. 35-55. https://doi.org/10.14742/ajet.3722
The online life of individuals experiencing socioeconomic disadvantage: how do they experience information?
Smeaton, Kathleen, Bruce, Christine S., Hughes, Hilary and Davis, Kate. 2017. "The online life of individuals experiencing socioeconomic disadvantage: how do they experience information?" Information Research: an international electronic journal. 22 (3), p. 768.
Building leadership capacity and enacting school improvement policy: voices from the field
Abawi, Lindy-Anne, Leach, Tania and Raitelli, Julie. 2018. "Building leadership capacity and enacting school improvement policy: voices from the field." International Journal of Education. 10 (1), pp. 106-124.
Sweet success: virtual world tools enhance real world decision making in the Australian sugar industry
Reardon-Smith, Kate, Farley, Helen, Cliffe, Neil, Mushtaq, Shahbaz, Stone, Roger, Doyle, Joanne, Martin, Neil, Ostini, Jenny, Maraseni, Tek, Marcussen, Torben, Loch, Adam and Lindesay, Janette. 2014. "Sweet success: virtual world tools enhance real world decision making in the Australian sugar industry." ICELW 2014: International Conference on e-Learning in the Workplace. New York, United States 11 - 13 Jun 2014
University students' perspective on blended learning
Waha, Barbara and Davis, Kate. 2014. "University students' perspective on blended learning." Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management. 36 (2), pp. 172-182. https://doi.org/10.1080/1360080X.2014.884677
Social technologies in public libraries: exploring best practice
Smeaton, Kathleen and Davis, Kate. 2014. "Social technologies in public libraries: exploring best practice." Library Management. 35 (3), pp. 224-238. https://doi.org/10.1108/LM-09-2013-0087
Exploring the role of Twitter in the professional practice of LIS professionals: a pilot study
Mulatiningsih, Bekti, Partridge, Helen and Davis, Kate. 2013. "Exploring the role of Twitter in the professional practice of LIS professionals: a pilot study." Australian Library Journal. 62 (3), pp. 204-217. https://doi.org/10.1080/00049670.2013.806998
Exploring information experience using social media during the 2011 Queensland Floods: a pilot study
Bunce, Sharon, Partridge, Helen and Davis, Kate. 2012. "Exploring information experience using social media during the 2011 Queensland Floods: a pilot study." Australian Library Journal. 61 (1), pp. 34-45. https://doi.org/10.1080/00049670.2012.10722300
Technology and fashion converge in the Apple watch
Antonio, Amy, Tuffley, David and Martin, Neil. 2015. "Technology and fashion converge in the Apple watch." The Conversation. 11 March 2015, pp. 1-3.
Development and evaluation of an open online course in sport psychology using self-determination theory principles
Martin, Neil Ian. 2017. Development and evaluation of an open online course in sport psychology using self-determination theory principles. PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland. https://doi.org/10.26192/5bfe1216eb038
Using e-readers to increase access to course content for students without Internet access
Murphy, Angela, Martin, Neil and Farley, Helen. 2012. "Using e-readers to increase access to course content for students without Internet access." Brown, M., Hartnett, M. and Stewart, T. (ed.) 29th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2012). Wellington, New Zealand 25 - 28 Nov 2012 Wellington, New Zealand.
Incorporating student-facing learning analytics into pedagogical practice
Kitto, Kirsty, Lupton, Mandy, Davis, Kate and Waters, Zak. 2016. "Incorporating student-facing learning analytics into pedagogical practice." 33rd International Conference of Innovation, Practice and Research in the Use of Educational Technologies in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2016). Adelaide, Australia 28 - 30 Nov 2016 Australia. Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE). pp. 338-347
Virtual discussions to support climate risk decision making on farms
Reardon-Smith, Kate, Mushtaq, Shahbaz, Farley, Helen S., Cliffe, Neil, Stone, Roger C., Ostini, Jenny, Doyle, Joanne, Martin, Neil, Loch, Adam, Maraseni, Tek, Marcussen, Torben and Lindesay, Janette. 2015. "Virtual discussions to support climate risk decision making on farms." Journal of Economic and Social Policy. 17 (2).
Putting virtual worlds to work to support improved climate risk decision-making on real world farms
Reardon-Smith, Kate, Mushtaq, Shahbaz, Stone, Roger, Cliffe, Neil, Farley, Helen, Ostini, Jenny, Doyle, Joanne, Martin, Neil and Loch, Adam. 2015. "Putting virtual worlds to work to support improved climate risk decision-making on real world farms." 2nd International Conference on Global Food Security. Cornell University, Ithaca, United States 11 - 14 Oct 2015
Virtual world technologies to enhance climate risk management on Australian sugar cane farms
Reardon-Smith, Kate, Mushtaq, Shahbaz, Stone, Roger, Cliffe, Neil, Farley, Helen, Ostini, Jenny, Doyle, Joanne, Martin, Neil, Maraseni, Tek, Marcussen, Torben, Loch, Adam and Lindesay, Janette. 2014. "Virtual world technologies to enhance climate risk management on Australian sugar cane farms." Climate Adaptation (NCCARF 2014): Future Challenges. Gold Coast, Australia 30 Sep - 02 Oct 2014 Gold Coast, Australia.
HTML5: new opportunities, old threats
Martin, Neil and Farley, Helen. 2012. "HTML5: new opportunities, old threats." Sankey, Michael (ed.) Exploring New Dimensions: HTML5 in Higher Education (2012). Toowoomba, Australia 19 - 20 Nov 2012 Toowoomba, Australia.
The development of virtual world tools to enhance learning and real world decision making in the Australian sugar farming industry
Reardon-Smith, Kathryn, Farley, Helen, Cliffe, Neil, Mushtaq, Shahbaz, Stone, Roger, Doyle, Joanne, Martin, Neil, Ostini, Jenny, Maraseni, Tek, Marcussen, Torben, Loch, Adam and Lindesay, Janette. 2014. "The development of virtual world tools to enhance learning and real world decision making in the Australian sugar farming industry." International Journal of Advanced Corporate Learning. 7 (3), pp. 17-23. https://doi.org/10.3991/ijac.v7i3.4002
Using a virtual world to enable real world decision making
Reardon-Smith, Kate, Farley, Helen, Stone, Roger, Mushtaq, Shahbaz, Cliffe, Neil, Doyle, Joanne, Martin, Neil, Maraseni, Tek, Marcussen, Torben, Lindesay, Janette, Loch, Adam and Kealley, Matt. 2013. "Using a virtual world to enable real world decision making." Lamb, David (ed.) 1st Digital Rural Futures Conference: Smart Farms - Smart Regions (DRF 2013). Armidale, Australia 26 - 28 Jun 2013 Armidale, Australia.
Creating engagement and cultivating information literacy skills via Scoop.it
Antonio, Amy, Tuffley, David and Martin, Neil. 2013. "Creating engagement and cultivating information literacy skills via Scoop.it." Carter, Helen, Gosper, Maree and Hedberg, John (ed.) 30th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2013). Sydney, Australia 01 - 04 Dec 2013 Australia.
Getting the full picture: storyboarding our way to stand alone Moodle
Doyle, Joanne, Farley, Helen and Martin, Neil. 2013. "Getting the full picture: storyboarding our way to stand alone Moodle." Carter, Helen, Gosper, Maree and Hedberg, John (ed.) 30th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2013). Sydney, Australia 01 - 04 Dec 2013 Australia.
Information Experience: New Perspectives and Research Directions
Bruce, Christine, Davis, Kate, Hughes, Hilary, Partridge, Helen and Stoodley, Ian. 2014. "Information Experience: New Perspectives and Research Directions." Library and Information Science. 9, pp. 315-320. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1876-056220140000010016
Information Experience: Contemporary Perspectives
Bruce, Christine, Davis, Kate, Hughes, Hilary, Partridge, Helen and Stoodley, Ian. 2014. "Information Experience: Contemporary Perspectives." Library and Information Science. 9, pp. 3-15. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1876-056220140000010001
Looking at the future: mobile accessibility and other new technologies
Farley, Helen and Martin, Neil. 2013. "Looking at the future: mobile accessibility and other new technologies." Intranet Change (2013). Brisbane, Australia 28 May 2013 Sydney, Australia.
Engaging higher education students via digital curation
Antonio, Amy, Martin, Neil and Stagg, Adrian. 2012. "Engaging higher education students via digital curation." Brown, M., Hartnett, M. and Stewart, T. (ed.) 29th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2012). Wellington, New Zealand 25 - 28 Nov 2012 Gold Coast, Australia.
Connecting across continents: collaborative learning in a Web 2.0 world
Davis, Kate, Hallam, Gillian, Henry, Katya, Davis, Wendy, Fairbairn, Kysira and Heidelberger, Ellen. 2012. "Connecting across continents: collaborative learning in a Web 2.0 world." New Library World: charting new developments. 113 (9-10), pp. 415-428. https://doi.org/10.1108/03074801211273894
Beyond broadcasting: Customer service, community and information experience in the Twittersphere
Gunton, Lyndelle and Davis, Kate. 2012. "Beyond broadcasting: Customer service, community and information experience in the Twittersphere." Reference Services Review: reference and instructional services for libraries in the digital age. 40 (2), pp. 224-227. https://doi.org/10.1108/00907321211228282
Guest Editorial for Scholarship-In-Practice
Davis, Kate. 2012. "Guest Editorial for Scholarship-In-Practice." Australian Library Journal. 61 (2), p. 142. https://doi.org/10.1080/00049670.2012.10722683
Guest editorial: Australian information education symposium
Partridge, Helen and Davis, Kate. 2012. "Guest editorial: Australian information education symposium." Education for Information. 29 (3-4), pp. 201-203. https://doi.org/10.3233/EFI-130931
Engaging higher education students via digital curation
Antonio, Amy, Martin Neil and Stagg, Adrian. 2012. "Engaging higher education students via digital curation." 29th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2012). Wellington, New Zealand 25 - 28 Nov 2012 Australia.
From Solving Puzzles to Designing Solutions: Integrating Design Thinking into Evidence Based Practice
Howard, Zaana and Davis, Kate. 2011. "From Solving Puzzles to Designing Solutions: Integrating Design Thinking into Evidence Based Practice." Evidence Based Library and Information Practice. 6 (4), pp. 15-21. https://doi.org/10.18438/B8TC81
Regular feature: Scholarship-in-practice
Davis, Kate. 2010. "Regular feature: Scholarship-in-practice." Australian Library Journal. 59 (3), p. 127. https://doi.org/10.1080/00049670.2010.10735998
AskNow Instant Messaging: innovation in virtual reference
Davis, Kate. 2007. "AskNow Instant Messaging: innovation in virtual reference." Australian Library Journal. 56 (2), pp. 152-174. https://doi.org/10.1080/00049670.2007.10722392