B.A.,Dip.Ed.(Macq), Grad.Dip.Ed.Studies(RCAE), M.Litt.(UNE), Grad.Dip.Ed.(SACAE)
Paul Grover is Lecturer in Education, Charles Sturt University. Paul worked at Charles Sturt University as a sessional lecturer from 2006 - 2011, and joined the Faculty of Education in a continuing lecturing position in 2011.
In 2012 Paul was Pathways Coordinator for the Diploma of General Studies. He was Course Coordinator for the Bachelor of Educational Studies degree program from 2013-2017.
Paul has designed and taught subjects in undergraduate courses in the School of Education, Faculty of Arts & Education, at the Albury-Wodonga and Wagga Wagga campuses, and has regularly taught subjects via online learning distance mode. He has convened and coordinated secondary curriculum subjects in English and HSIE curriculum areas, and has taught and coordinated subjects in Indigenous education and professional teaching standards. He has taught and coordinated education policy subjects at Masters level. He has written subject content for the Diploma of General Studies program on human development from child to adult, with colleague Dr Angela Fenton.
Paul previously enjoyed a career as a secondary English and History teacher, and Head Teacher of English and History, for 35 years from 1977 to 2011. He worked in a range of remote and regional central and secondary schools during his teaching career.
Paul worked with the NSW Board of Studies (now NESA) for more than 15 years as a syllabus committee member, HSC examination Supervisor of Marking, Coordinating Supervisor of Marking and HSC English Examination Assessor.
Paul has written, edited and contributed to an extensive range of secondary school English and History course books and resource books for students and teachers during the past 25 years, as well as contributing to the professional journals of the English Teachers Association of NSW and the History Teachers Association of NSW and to online professional websites.
Paul has presented workshops and seminars at regional, state and national conferences on literacy teaching in the 21st century, Indigenous education resources, assessment and the role of the Head Teacher in secondary schools.
Paul has worked with local Indigenous community groups and the NSW Department of Education and Communities to produce digital resources focusing on Indigenous education initiatives, and serves in professional consultancy and education liaison roles across a range of community, museum, library, professional and education organisations. In 2011 Paul was awarded the NSW Professional Teachers' Council Award for Outstanding Professional Service, and in 2011 received the NSW Department of Education and Communities Quality Teaching Award. In 2012 Paul was awarded the Charles Sturt University Faculty of Education Award for Academic Excellence. In 2014 Paul was awarded the Pearson/Australian Teacher Education Association Teacher Educator of the Year Award. In 2016 Paul was awarded the Charles Sturt University Faculty of Education Award for Leadership Excellence.
Paul teaches in the fields of secondary school English curriculum education, Society & Environment curriculum education, professional teaching standards and Indigenous education studies.
Membership of Professional Associations
Faculty & School Committees
Journal article contributions