Susan Feez, PhD (Syd); MEd: Language in Education (Syd); Dip Ed: Infants/Primary (Armidale CAE); Dip Ed: TESOL (Latrobe); BA (Qld)
Susan Feez has worked as a classroom teacher of language, literacy and English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) across the primary, secondary and adult education sectors, and as a teacher educator and curriculum consultant. She is currently Associate Professor in the School of Education at the University of New England (UNE), Armidale, NSW, coordinating TESOL/EALD and Languages education programs as well as the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary).
Susan’s research interests centre on English language education, from the early years to tertiary, as well as the history and practice of Montessori education. Susan is also interested in the development of textbooks and teacher handbooks as a means of fast tracking into classrooms educational innovation derived from research. This has been the motivation for a series of educational publications she has contributed to over recent years.