Teaching Interests

She currently supervises six doctoral students and has supervised thirteen students to completion. She is director of the MA in Mathematics Education and coordinator of its main modules Introduction to research in mathematics education and Dissertation. She is module coordinator of the BA module Children, teachers and mathematics: Changing public perceptions of mathematics and she contributes sessions to the PhD, EdD, MA and BA programmes of the School – as well as the module The learning and teaching of mathematics run by EDU for UEA’s School of Mathematics (MTH).

For opportunities to study mathematics education at UEA please view the Research in Mathematics Education (RME) group's page on courses

Preferred areas of research supervsion:

  • teaching and learning of mathematics at university level;
  • cognitive, social and affective issues of secondary students’ engagement with mathematics;
  • secondary mathematics teachers’ epistemological and pedagogical knowledge and beliefs
  • representations of mathematics and mathematicians in popular culture


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