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Damien Burke

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Contact

Telephone
01 805 7717
Location
Room 234 St Mary's

Rannóg/Section:

Mathematics

Cáilíochtaí/Qualifications:

Doctoral candidate in Mathematics Education (Dublin City University)

Postgraduate diploma in Educational Leadership (Maynooth University)

Masters of Mathematics Education (St. Patrick's College/Dublin City University)

Bachelor of Education (St. Patrick's College/Dublin City University) 

Múineadh/Teaching: 

Teaching and Learning 1 (B.Ed. 1) 

Teacher as Knowledgeable Professional: Mathematics (B.Ed. 4)

Mathematics Methods/Subject-Matter Competency (P.M.E. 1)

Taighde agus Sainspéiseanna/Research and Professional Interests:

Leadership in mathematics education

Error analysis as a tool in mathematics teaching and learning

Mathematics curriculum development

Beathaisnéis/Biography:

Damien has worked as a mainstream, multi-grade and learning-support teacher since qualifying as a primary school teacher. He has also served as a teaching principal in south Dublin, and most recently as an administrative principal of a large DEIS band one school in Dublin 22. Reflecting his research interests, Damien has carried out curriculum-related research on behalf of the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (accessible here), and has also assisted various textbook publishers in their editorial processes. He has also delivered face-to-face and online professional development to in-service teachers, and most recently has designed online mathematics modules for the INTO summer course programme.