School of Education

Sarah Bansilal

Sarah Bansilal

Leadership
AL: Mathematics & Computer Science Education

Position

Academic Leader, Associate Professor, Cluster Leader

Discipline

Mathematics Education

Email

Bansilals@ukzn.ac.za

Contact Number

031-260-3451

Campus

Office Address

MTB, CU147

Last Updated

11 months ago

Degrees Held

  • B.Paed (UDW)
  • BSc( Hons) ( UNISA)
  • M.Sc (UNISA)
  • D. Maths Ed (Curtin)

Research Interests

  • Conceptual understanding in Mathematics and ML education; assessment; professional development of teachers; Rasch Analysis

Teaching Interests

  • I teach  a real analysis and a method course to fourth year pre-service teachers
Selected

Publications

Student

Supervision

  • I supervise various postgraduate students at the honours,  masters and doctoral levels

Community Engagement

  • I am involved in a school support programme called FOSHA ( Friends of Shallcross High Association) which works closely with Shallcross Secondary doing fundraising and support to teachers and learners.