Leanne is a Senior Lecturer, Education (Technologies) in the School of Education at James Cook University. She is most widely known for her research work about the use of Digital Technologies, Design, Systems and Computational Thinking and integrated STEM programs in education.

Leanne is currently the President of the Australian Council of Computers in Education (ACCE) and the Past President of ICT Educators (NSW). In both these Professional Teachers Associations she has worked hard to develop the professionalism and expertise of all teachers' use of technology in the classroom.

  • ED1440: Technologies for Early Childhood Education (Level 1; TSV)
  • ED1441: Technologies for Primary School (Level 1; TSV)
  • ED3293: Teaching for Learning 2 (Secondary) (Level 3; TSV)
  • ED5963: Digital and Design Technologies for Primary Teachers (Level 5; TSV)
  • Technology education
  • STEM education
  • Technology education
  • STEM education
  • Design Thinking
  • 2017 to 2019 - Lecturer, Southern Cross University (Coffs Harbour)
  • 2010 to 2016 - Education Lecturer, Australian Catholic University (Sydney)
  • 2006 to 2010 - Education Manager, Macquarie University (Sydney)
Research Disciplines
Socio-Economic Objectives
  • 2018 to 2019 - Making IT Happen Award (ICT Educators (NSW )

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  • Using mobile technology to personalise the acquisition of English as an additional language learning (PhD , Secondary Advisor)

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