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Dr. Hilary Cooper

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Professor of History and Pedagogy

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University of Cumbria
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Carlisle , Cumbria CA3 9AY
United Kingdom

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  • PhD , Young Children's Thinking
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In this podcast Dr Hilary ...
history.org.uk, 28 Feb 2012 [cached]
In this podcast Dr Hilary Cooper, Professor of History and Pedagogy at the University of Cumbria, looks at why teachers and students seem to enjoy primary history and discusses processes of enquiry, chronological understanding and planning a topic.
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Project: The teaching and acquisition of universal values
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Project: Becoming a Teacher Educator
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history.org.uk, 8 Dec 2011 [cached]
Primary: Dr. Hilary Cooper:
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About Hilary Cooper:
Dr Hilary Cooper took her PhD in Young Children's Thinking in History while a practising teacher in London Primary Schools. She is currently Emeritus Professor of History and Pedagogy at the University of Cumbria . She has an international reputation in her field and has published widely.
| St Martin's College
www.stmartins.ac.uk, 21 Mar 2005 [cached]
The four are Dr David Manning (Professor of Medical Imaging), Dr Hilary Cooper (Professor of History and Pedagogy), Dr Ian Harris (Professor of Buddhist Studies) and Dr Diane Cox (Reader in Occupational Therapy).
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Based on the Ambleside Campus, Dr Hilary Cooper is Reader in Education in the Division of History and Geography.She was educated at London University and spent many years as a teacher in London primary schools.From 1989 to 1993, she was Lecturer in Education at Goldsmith's College, University of London.She joined Charlotte Mason College in Ambleside in 1994 as Director of Professional Studies and became Reader in Education at St Martin's when the College took over Charlotte Mason in 1996.Her role involves the development of research into the teaching and learning of history at a national and international level, in addition to leading and publishing collaborative research projects with St Martin's colleagues and teachers in partnership schools.She lives in Grasmere.
Dr Hilary Cooper (Professor of History and Pedagogy)
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www.cumbria.ac.uk, 31 Jan 2011 [cached]
Professor Hilary Cooper
Professor Hilary Cooper
As the University of Cumbria's expert on history education, Professor Hilary Cooper flies the world in response to the demand for her to share her knowledge and experience with fellow education professionals.
During 2010 she addressed conferences in Cyprus, Russia and Istanbul as well as closer to home in Belfast, organised a conference in New York and was invited to join a selection board to appoint a new professor at the University of Minho in Portugal. This year's schedule takes her even further afield to three major events in Australia - in Melbourne, Sidney and Brisbane.
Hilary's lectures are valued both for her wide-ranging experience in a variety of primary schools and for her academic research into the best way to actively engage children in the process of historical enquiry. "It's hard to believe, but you can now train to teach in a primary school without having to have done any history at school or on your course and often it's being taught in a way that cannot be described as exciting or inspiring," she explains. Professor Cooper does have a suggestion however. "Where teachers have the freedom to combine subjects, for example maths and history, the richness and value of both areas can be appreciated. Children might look at a Stone Age bow and arrow, for example: how far can you shoot it; does it make a difference if you shoot from a slope or with a wind? With interdisciplinary treatment such as this, the topics really come alive and the children are engaged."
Hilary Cooper In Portugal
Although her hectic lecturing timetable inevitably leads to a lot of time spent in airport departure lounges, Hilary's passion for her subject and eagerness to share her experience keep her sane. And as she prepares for her spring 2011 series of Australian lectures, starting in Brisbane in April, she's philosophical: "Working together and exchanging ideas with like-minded professionals is what will ultimately keep education topical, relevant and dynamic," she says, "and since it ultimately affects the future of children throughout the world, what could be more rewarding?"
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