Professor, Queensland University of Technology
l.english@qut.edu.au
staff.qut.edu.au/staff/englishl/
Current Computational Thinking + Math Projects
 Modelling with data: Advancing STEM in the primary curriculum
 Accelerating the mathematics learning of low socioeconomic status junior secondary students
 Developmental engineering education in the primary school
 Statistical Literacy in the Primary School: Beginning Inference
 Transforming Children’s Mathematical and Scientific Development: a Longitudinal Study

English LD, Kirshner D, (2016) Handbook of International Research in Mathematics Education (3rd edition), Taylor and Francis

English LD, (2016) Advancing mathematics education research within a STEM environment, Research in mathematics education in Australasia 20122015 p353371

English LD, Gainsburg J, (2016) Problem solving in a 21st century mathematics curriculum, Handbook of international research in mathematics education [3rd edition] (100 Cases series) p313335

English LD, Bergman Arleback J, Mousoulides N, (2016) Reflections on progress in mathematical modelling research, The second handbook of research on the psychology of mathematics education: The journey continues p383413

English LD, Watson JM, (2016) Development of probabilistic understanding in fourth grade, Journal for Research in Mathematics Education p2762

English LD, (2016) STEM education K12: perspectives on integration, International Journal of STEM Education p18

English LD, (2014) Promoting statistical literacy through data modelling in the early school years, Probabilistic thinking: Presenting plural perspectives [Advances in Mathematics Education] p441457

English LD, Mulligan J, (2013) Reconceptualizing early mathematics learning [Advances in Mathematics Education, Volume 8], Springer

English LD, (2013) Reconceptualizing statistical learning in the early years, Reconceptualizing early mathematics learning [Volume 5: Advances in Mathematics Education] p6782

English LD, Hudson PB, Dawes LA, (2012) Engineering design processes in seventhgrade classrooms: bridging the engineering education gap, European Journal of Engineering Education p436447.
 Discovery grant ($610,000) Modelling with data: Advancing STEM in the primary curriculum. 2015
 Vice Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research, 2015
 The Career Research Medal, for “a longterm and active MERGA member who has made a sustained and distinguished contribution to research in mathematics education in Australasia and internationally.” 2012
 Founding editor (1997) of the international journal, Mathematical Thinking and Learning (Taylor & Francis).