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.
 5th International STEM in Education Conference
 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).