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View Interview: Federal grant to research how kids interact in playgroup environments

Interview: Federal grant to research how kids interact in playgroup environments

Playgroups have often been a lifeline for parents and carers, providing social interaction not just for children but carers too. Learn more

View 2018 Divergent Award for Excellence in 21st Century Literacies

2018 Divergent Award for Excellence in 21st Century Literacies

The new Handbook of Writing, Literacies, and Education in Digital Cultures, which brings together 50 key thinkers in the field, … Learn more

View Reform initiatives for the improvement of teacher education in Germany: Theoretical background and a case study from the University of Hamburg

Reform initiatives for the improvement of teacher education in Germany: Theoretical background and a case study from the University of Hamburg

Speaker Professor Gabriele Kaiser – ACU Professorial Fellow Gabriele Kaiser holds a master’s degree as a teacher for mathematics and … Learn more

View Learning is an Emotionally Charged Experience

Learning is an Emotionally Charged Experience

What happens when students blog about their feelings as part of their coursework? And what happens to the social bonds … Learn more

View If this were sport rather than education, we'd have a consistently funded national plan

If this were sport rather than education, we'd have a consistently funded national plan

ELEANOR HALL: Could our failure to improve standards in schools be linked to the inconsistency in funding for teacher training … Learn more

View Interview: Professor Suzy Edwards chats to ABC Western Victoria about the importance of playgroups

Interview: Professor Suzy Edwards chats to ABC Western Victoria about the importance of playgroups

Do your kids go to playgroup? How much value do you think there is in a playgroup? Professor Susan (Suzy) … Learn more

View For Australia to improve in maths, policymakers need to make a plan and stick to it

For Australia to improve in maths, policymakers need to make a plan and stick to it

Australia is struggling to improve its performance in maths due to a lack of continuity in policymaking. While Australia tends … Learn more

View Journal of Child and Family Studies

Journal of Child and Family Studies

Dr Yoon-Suk Hwang has been appointed as an associate editor for Journal of Child and Family Studies (IF 1.802), which … Learn more

View LSIA wins a Teacher Health Foundation grant on Teacher Wellbeing

LSIA wins a Teacher Health Foundation grant on Teacher Wellbeing

Dr Yoon-Suk Hwan and Prof Harvey Goldstein from the Learning Sciences Institute Australia (LSIA) and Prof Nirbhay N. Singh from … Learn more

View Mindfulness: Strengthening resilience and wellbeing of school communities

Mindfulness: Strengthening resilience and wellbeing of school communities

Speaker Dr Yoon-Suk Hwang Dr Yoon-Suk Hwang is a Research Fellow at the Learning Sciences Institute Australia. Prior to this … Learn more