Dr Christine Hatton is a lecturer in the School of Education, University of Newcastle, Australia. Christine researches and teaches in the field of drama and arts education, creative pedagogies, teacher artistry and artists in residence. She is particularly interested in ethnodrama and performed research methodologies. Recent projects have explored the use of technologies in drama education and the workings of gender, story and identity in drama teaching and learning processes.
Associate Professor Mary Mooney is Deputy Dean of the School of Education, Western Sydney University, Australia. Mary teaches in the field of drama and arts education, and pedagogy. She is interested in theoretical framings around the cultural practices of young people ranging from investigations into creative, digital and performative youth arts. Recent research projects include investigations of artists-in-residence, teacher effectiveness and positive behaviour for learning.