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Ken Kilpin DipTchg, MEd, BSocSc

Kaitakawaenga | Facilitator (PLD)

Institute of Education



  • Diploma in Teaching - Christchurch College of Education (1978)
  • Master of Education - Massey University (2014)
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences - University of Waikato (1978)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Not Specified 1 0
Project Leader 0 4
Team Member 1 0

Research Outputs


Emerson, L., Macaskill, A., Rawlins, P., Greenhow, A., Kilpin, K., Lamond, H., . . . O'Connor, R. (2019). Teacher and librarian perspectives on information literacy, and the secondary-school library's relationship to information literacy in the classroom. Curriculum Matters. 15, 59-88
[Journal article]Authored by: Emerson, L., Feekery, A., Kilpin, K., Rawlins, P.
Emerson, LE., Kilpin, K., & Feekery, A. (2015). Let's talk about literacy: Preparing students for the transition to tertiary learning. Set. 1, 3-8 Retrieved from
[Journal article]Authored by: Emerson, L., Feekery, A., Kilpin, K.
Taylor, RM., & Kilpin, KG. (2013). Secondary school literacy in the social sciences: An argument for disciplinary literacy.. New Zealand Journal of Educational Studies. 48(2), 130-141 Retrieved from
[Journal article]Authored by: Kilpin, K.
Parker-Corney, K., Kilpin, K., & Taylor, RM. (2011). I thought this was Social Studies not English, Miss! Improving students' attitudes to reading and writing in Year 9 and 10 social studies. Kairaranga. 12(2), 13-19
[Journal article]Authored by: Kilpin, K.

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