David F. Treagust: Congenial soul, science educator, and international research leader

Kenneth Tobin, Leonie Rennie, Grady Venville, Hye Eun Chu, Peter Fensham, James Gallagher, Reinders Duit, Wolfgang Graeber, Ed van den Berg, Brian Hand, Stephen Ritchie, Justin Dillon

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For almost a half century David F. Treagust has been an exemplary science educator who has contributed through his dedication and commitments to students, curriculum development and collaboration with teachers, and cutting edge research in science education that has impacted the field globally, nationally and locally. A hallmark of his outstanding career is his collaborative style that inspires others to produce their best work.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)783-793
Number of pages11
JournalCultural Studies of Science Education
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Collaboration
  • Conceptual change
  • Mentoring
  • Scholarly productivity
  • Science education

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