Donna Dey

+44 (0)1382 388436
Lecturer

Bio

Biography

I joined the University of Dundee in 2013  to work in initial teacher education after spending sixteen years in Secondary Education firstly teaching biology and as Principle Teacher of Guidance and Pupil Support. 

 

Teaching

I teach on both MA and PGDE around the areas of Health and Wellbeing.  In addition, I am module leader on the M.Ed for both Wellbeing in Young People, Supporting Learners  and Teaching and Learning for Equity.

Research

My reserach interests are  in the area of health and wellbeing, equity in education and transitions.  I am also interested in innovative approaches to supporting student attainment in higher education.  

Publications

Co-design of BRIGHT Trial : Brushing RemInder 4 Good oral HealTh intervention
11/2018
Research Output: Contribution To Conference > Abstract

Evaluating efforts to enhance health and wellbeing : A review of policy aspirations and practice developments in Scottish secondary schools
8/2017
Research Output: Contribution To Book Anthology > Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Supporting Student Transition into Professional Practice
3/2017, Journal of Perspectives in Applied Academic Practice
Research Output: Contribution To Journal > Article

Health and wellbeing and wider achievement : An analysis of teachers’ practices and learners’ experiences in Scottish secondary schools
11/2016, Studies in Educational Evaluation
Research Output: Contribution To Journal > Article

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Press

£1.9million to help children from deprived areas brush up on oral health

Donna Dey

7/03/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research



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Activities

Education (Organisational unit)

Donna Dey (Member)
Dec 2018 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee

Activity Type: Membership

SUII Poerty, Educational Attainment and Wellbeing

Donna Dey (Participant)
Oct 2018Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Activity Type: Attendance

Evaluation of Pilot Project on Outdoor Learning for St Joseph's Primary School

Donna Dey (Consultant), Angela Lindsay (Consultant)
Sep 2018 → …

Activity: Consultancy typesConsultancy

Activity Type: Consultancy

St Joseph's Primary School Careers Fayre

Donna Dey (Speaker)
6 Jun 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Activity Type: Talk

Ever Thought of doing an M.Ed

Donna Dey (Organiser), Kristi Herd (Organiser), Jennifer King (Organiser), Amanda Robb (Organiser)
22 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Activity Type: Attendance

Raising Attainment in Scottish Education

Donna Dey (Participant)
4 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Activity Type: Attendance

University Mental Health and Wellbeing Group

Donna Dey (Member of programme committee)
May 2018Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Activity Type: Attendance

Education Scotland (External organisation)

Donna Dey (Member)
Mar 2018

Activity: Membership typesMembership of network

Activity Type: Membership

Understanding Poverty and Attainment

Donna Dey (Organiser)
2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Activity Type: Attendance

Using Rubrics

Donna Dey (Participant)
2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Activity Type: Attendance

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