QuickSmart Adjuncts

Associate Professor Lorraine Graham

Lorraine Graham

In 1994, Lorraine took up a position at the University of New England. She is most interested in developing effective instructional interventions, the teaching of comprehension strategies and general approaches to improving the academic performance of low-achieving students. Her work with QuickSmart brings together her major research interests and provides contact with a collegial team of educators at UNE and in QuickSmart schools. Learn more...

Jenny Thomas

Jenny Thomas

Jenny joined the QuickSmart project in 2003 as a part-time research associate and interventionist. Her roles have included instructing in both the QuickSmart Literacy and Numeracy programs in a number of schools; developing materials for both programs; assisting in the delivering of the professional learning workshops conducted to train QuickSmart instructors; acting as a consultant in QuickSmart schools and in conducting follow-up research for both programs. Learn more...

Noelene Raymond

Noelene Raymond

Ms Noelene Raymond began working as a QuickSmart Research Fellow in 2006. Noelene obtained a BA at the University of New England in 1969, a Diploma of Education (Primary) at the University of Sydney in 1970, School Counsellor Training with the NSW Department of Education in 1974, and a Bachelor of Education at the University of New England in 1993. She is currently registered as a Psychologist in New South Wales. Learn more...

Shirley Cooke

Shirley Cooke

Ms Shirley Cooke joined the QuickSmart team as a Research Fellow in May 2009. Shirley is an experienced teacher of mathematics and has held senior executive and head teacher roles in both independent and government schools. Learn more...

Stephanie Belson

Stephanie Belson

Stephanie Belson joined the QuickSmart Online (QSO) Team in October 2012 as a Project Officer and Research Fellow. Stephanie has experience tutoring primary school children in Literacy and Numeracy, a well as providing Learning Support in primary schools. Learn more...