Researcher biography

Dr Honan is Senior Lecturer in English and Literacy Education.

She previously worked at Deakin University, and was a teacher in primary schools in Queensland and Papua New Guinea.

Her particular research interests are in the connections between teachers' practices and curriculum guidelines; the interactions between home and school literacy practices particularly in relation to digital literacies; the development of vernacular literacy practices in Papua New Guinea and other nations in the Pacific Island region; and the development of new rhizomatic methodologies in educational research.