Upskilling Academics to Improve Pedagogical Knowledge and Enhance Digital Skills to Teach Flexibly: F2F, Blended, Social or Fully Online
Australian Council for Educational Research, Australia
Dr Anne-Marie Chase is the Course Coordinator for Postgraduate Courses and Online Learning. In this role she is responsible for the effective management of postgraduate courses at ACER, including curriculum that aligns teaching, learning and assessment approaches in a strong pedagogical framework. Anne-Marie coordinates a team of online facilitators, student administration and technical support staff to provide a high quality student experience in line with ACER policies. She also coordinates the input of subject matter experts who have academic oversight of the courses. Dr Chase has worked in initial teacher education with a focus on development for online delivery and managing the professional experience component. Dr Chase has experience as a researcher and lecturer in teacher education and online learning in Australia and the UK. Her research has focused on information technology in learning and more recently on teaching and learning online. Dr Chase has a background teaching in secondary education in both the government and non-government sector in the UK and Australia. Dr Chase has managed school-based projects with a focus on digital technology in education for the Department of Education and Multimedia Victoria, developing professional learning for teachers and encouraging the growth of online learning communities.