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Dr Tony Yeigh
BA(PUC), BPsych(Hons)(UNE), GradDipEd(SCU), PhD(SCU)
Current Appointment: Lecturer
Organisational Unit: School of Education - Lismore

Telephone: 6620 3659
Facsimile: 6622 1833
Location: B3.49
Campus: Lismore

Tony Yeigh is a lecturer in the School of Education, teaching in the areas of educational psychology and classroom management. He has a background in Special Education support and programming, and has had extensive consultancies with the NSW DET in relation to the Australian Government Quality Teacher Programme (AGQTP) model of pedagogy. Dr. Yeigh has a keen research interest in the area of working memory and classroom instructional design, and is currently a member of the School of Educationís CogSci Research Group, a research associate with the Centre for Children and Young People (SCU), and a member of the Association for Mindfulness in Education (AME). His areas of professional expertise include educational psychology, approaches to classroom management, research design and methodology, and special education. In 2005 DEST awarded him a $10,000 Quality Outcomes research grant for the design of his PhD research. Dr. Yeigh has a genuine interest in cognitive models of the mind and the bearing these have upon learning, especially the possibilities such models provide in terms of implementing a truly cognitive pedagogy. For recent publications, please visit his Personal Research Page:

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Last Updated: 01/08/2013 12:35:52 PM