Dr Hannah Stark

Dr Hannah Stark is a research fellow in the REEaCh Hub. Hannah’s research interests centre around the delivery of educational interventions to enrich children’s communication and reduce the impacts of social disadvantage. Hannah was awarded her PhD by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE) in 2019. In her doctoral research she investigated the impact of professional learning in oral language on early years’ teachers’ knowledge and classroom practice. She was previously a team leader in Learning Diversity at Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools and was the project manager of the evaluation of Every Toddler Talking, a Victorian DET initiative to improve communication for babies and toddlers in ECEC settings.