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Stacey M, 2020, The Business of Teaching Becoming a Teacher in a Market of Schools, Springer Nature

Book Chapters

McGrath-Champ S; Gavin M; Stacey M, 2020, 'Strategy and policy: the 'professionalisation' of teaching and the work of an Australian teachers' union', in Lansbury RD; Johnson A; van den Broek D (ed.), Contemporary issues in work and organisations: actors and institutions, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 110 - 126

Hayes D; Stacey M, 2018, 'Ethnographies in education: Misunderstandings and new developments', in Gannon S; Hattam R; Sawyer W (ed.), , pp. 203 - 213

Forsey M; Proctor H; Stacey M, 2017, 'A most poisonous debate: Legitimizing support for Australian private schools', in Koinzer T; Nikolai R; Waldow F (ed.), , Springer, pp. 49 - 66

Journal articles

Mills M; Mockler N; Stacey M; Taylor B, 2020, 'Teachers’ orientations to educational research and data in England and Australia: implications for teacher professionalism', Teaching Education, pp. 1 - 22,

Stacey M; Talbot D; Buchanan J; Mayer D, 2020, 'The development of an Australian teacher performance assessment: lessons from the international literature', Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education, vol. 48, pp. 508 - 519,

Mockler N; Stacey M, 2020, 'Evidence of teaching practice in an age of accountability: when what can be counted isn’t all that counts', Oxford Review of Education, pp. 1 - 19,

Stacey M; Wilson R; McGrath-Champ S, 2020, 'Triage in teaching: the nature and impact of workload in schools', Asia Pacific Journal of Education, pp. 1 - 14,

Gavin M; McGrath-Champ S; Stacey M; Wilson R, 2020, 'Women’s participation in teacher unions: Implications of a ‘triple burden’ for union gender equality strategies', Economic and Industrial Democracy, pp. 0143831X2095848 - 0143831X2095848,

Parding K; McGrath-Champ S; Stacey M, 2020, 'Governance reform in context: Welfare sector professionals’ working and employment conditions', Current Sociology, pp. 001139212090985 - 001139212090985,

Stacey M, 2019, '‘If you’re wrong for the place you just don’t survive’: examining the work of early career teachers in context', Teachers and Teaching: Theory and Practice, vol. 25, pp. 404 - 417,

Stacey M, 2019, 'Deficit discourses and teachers’ work: the case of an early career teacher in a remote Indigenous school', Critical Studies in Education, pp. 1 - 16,

McGrath-Champ S; Stacey M; Wilson R; Fitzgerald S; Rainnie A; Parding K, 2019, 'Principals’ support for teachers’ working conditions in devolved school settings: Insights from two Australian States', Educational Management Administration & Leadership, vol. 47, pp. 590 - 605,

Fitzgerald S; Stacey M; McGrath-Champ S; Parding K; Rainnie A, 2018, 'Devolution, market dynamics and the Independent Public School initiative in Western Australia: ‘winning back’ what has been lost?', Journal of Education Policy, vol. 33, pp. 662 - 681,

Fitzgerald S; McGrath-Champ S; Stacey M; Wilson R; Gavin M, 2018, 'Intensification of teachers’ work under devolution: A ‘tsunami’ of paperwork', Journal of Industrial Relations,

Stacey M, 2017, 'The teacher ‘problem’: an analysis of the NSW education policy Great Teaching, Inspired Learning', Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, vol. 38, pp. 782 - 793,

Parding K; McGrath-Champ S; Stacey M, 2017, 'Teachers, school choice and competition: Lock-in effects within and between sectors', Policy Futures in Education, vol. 15, pp. 113 - 128,

Stacey M, 2016, 'Middle-class parents’ educational work in an academically selective public high school', Critical Studies in Education, vol. 57, pp. 209 - 223,


Fitzgerald S; McGrath-Champ S; Wilson R; Stacey M, 2019, Understanding Work in WA Public Schools: 2019 Report to the State School Teachers Union of WA

McGrath-Champ S; Wilson R; Stacey M; Fitzgerald S, 2018, Understanding work in schools: The foundation for teaching and learning,

McGrath-Champ S; Wilson R; Stacey M, 2017, Teaching and learning: Review of workload,


Wilson R; Stacey M; McGrath-Champ S, 2020, Teachers’ work during the COVID-19 pandemic: Shifts, challenges and opportunities, Centre for Strategic Education, Melbourne, Victoria,

McGrath-Champ S; Wilson R; Stacey M; Fitzgerald S; Gavin M, 2020, Valuing the Teaching Profession Inquiry - Submission from the Teachers’ Work in Schools Research Team,

McGrath-Champ S; Wilson R; Fitzgerald S; Stacey M; Gavin M; Parding K, 2019, Submission to: Valuing Australia’s teachers: Parliamentary Inquiry into the status of the teaching profession

Fitzgerald S; McGrath-Champ S; Wilson R; Stacey M; Rainnie A; Parding K, 2016, Submission to: Education and Health Standing Committee Inquiry into the Department of Education's Independent Public Schools Initiative

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