Experience

October 2007 - Present (12 years 5 months)

Academic and Project Manager

Macquarie University Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Higher Education Sydney New South Wales Australia

Managing Education for Sustainability programs for Environmental Sciences and Department of Educational Studies Continuing Academy.Fieldwork in primary schools teaching STEAM Ahead Australia approaches to critical and creative thinking.

January 2018 - Present (2 years 2 months)

STEAM Director

Catholic Diocese Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Primary Sydney New South Wales Australia

Teaching STEAM Ahead Australia approaches to Creative Arts specifically visual arts in primary educational settings.Relating to 'Out of the Shadows' (2016), Doctoral study into fostering creativity in teacher education.

January 2011 - Present (9 years 2 months)

Academic Educator, Researcher and Project Manager

Macquarie University Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Higher Education Sydney New South Wales Australia

Academic Staff (Level B)- Teacher Education EDST100 Exploring Australian Education Dept of Educational Studies Macquarie University (2011-2019). Professional Staff - Education for Sustainability (EfS@Mq) Project Manager, Enviro Sciences, Macquarie University (2017-19).

January 2004 - October 2018 (14 years 9 months)

Creative Arts Educator

Workshop Art Centre Media Specialist | Adult Education Sydney New South Wales Australia

Creative Arts Educator teaching drawing, water based painting, traditional and contemporary Chinese Brush painting Moku (ink-splash) style.

January 2018 - Present (2 years 2 months)

STEAM Director

Steam Ahead Australia Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Primary Sydney New South Wales Australia

As Director of STEAM Ahead Australia, we offer new and exciting ways of developing, implementing and evaluating digital literacies in schools.Working closely with industry partners, we advocate educator-driven professional development and support colleagues and students in developing creative problem solving skills.

Expertise

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Skills & Specialties
art steam english science & design visual literacies project management teacher education critical & creative thinking

Teaching Resources (1)

Title Type Rating
Explainer STEM to STEAM towards 21st century learning Presentation 0 7
bronwen Wade-Leeuwen STEAM Arts Educator

bronwen Wade-Leeuwen

STEAM Arts Educator Macquarie University
Participant
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Bronwen has extensive pedagogical experience with children (K-12), adult learning environments- TAFE & universities, teaching STEAM and Creative Arts & Design.

DRUMMOYNE, New South Wales, Australia
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