Arts Education Law

Children on the autism spectrum tell researchers about their strengths– and it may not be what you think

An Australian-first study explores the self-reported best attributes and strengths of 83 children on the autism spectrum.
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Arts Education Law

Negative bias towards VET threatens skills growth

School students are wasting time and effort pursuing careers based on biased advice says Griffith University study.
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Arts Education Law

Easing the transition back to school 

Education expert Professor Donna Pendergast shares some advice as Qld schools return today.
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Arts Education Law

Linkage Projects demonstrate research impact

Australian Research Council Linkage Project grants demonstrate Griffith University’s role in leading research initiatives.
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Arts Education Law

Harris happy learning lessons at Griffith

Considered one of the AFL's best defenders, Harris Andrews has begun a Bachelor of Education at Griffith knowing that a teaching career can best prepare him for life after football
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Arts Education Law

Griffith receives $5.5 million grant for transformative project at Logan

Griffith University’s commitment to breaking the cycle of disadvantage in Logan has been bolstered by a $5.5 million grant from the Paul Ramsay Foundation that will fund an expansive community-based research program.
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Arts Education Law

Switching tack with prac ensures students can graduate

Newly developed online learning and teaching models will ensure Master of Teaching students graduate ‘classroom ready’ despite being unable to attend traditional professional placement.
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Expert creates resource as teachers prepare to move online

A Griffith University education expert has created a free online resource to help teachers keep students engaged outside the classroom.
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School of Education and Professional Studies

School of Education and Professional Studies Head of School Message – March 2020

Welcome to the first trimester of 2020. Our newsletter features recognitions of some of the amazing teachers in the School of Education and Professional Studies, and insights into the achievements of the Autism Centre of Excellence, including information about research projects, collaborations, and links with the community. We also sadly farewell the 18 Saudi Arabian […]
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Alumni

Fellowship trip to Big Apple set to benefit Logan learners

Two-time Griffith alumnus Jasmine Kassulke is using skills she picked up in the Big Apple to provide Logan's next generation with better quality design education.
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Griffith English Language Institute

Griffith University farewells second group of emerging leaders in Saudi Arabian education

Griffith University’s second delivery of ‘Building Leadership for Change through School Immersion’ (BLCSI) has drawn to a conclusion, with participants and their families set to return home to Saudi Arabia in the coming weeks. The ten month long program was designed and delivered by the Griffith English Language Institute (GELI), Griffith’s School of Education and […]
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Arts Education Law

Autism study shows 4 out of 5 children on autism spectrum are anxious at school  

New Griffith University research shows that four out of five children on the autism spectrum report experiencing anxiety at school.
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Arts Education Law

Inaugural Gifted and Talented Symposium

Griffith’s Professional Learning Hub hosted the inaugural Gifted and Talented Education Symposium at the Logan campus earlier last month. Dr Michelle Ronksley-Pavia convened the one-day symposium, which explored effective education practices and understanding how gifted students can be best supported in classrooms and schools. “I’ve worked with a number of schools and conducted professional development […]
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Alumni

Griffith grads rewarded for STEM Punks programs

A small business co-founded by a Griffith Education graduate and which also employs two other fellow grads has won a 2019 QLD Telstra Business Award.
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Arts Education Law

VC rewards excellence in our university educators

Dr Leanne Kenway from the School of Medical Science has been named the 2019 Vice Chancellor's Griffith University Teacher of the Year.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith research nationally recognised

Griffith University’s research excellence has once again been recognised nationally.
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Arts Education Law

Oxford appointment for vocational education expert

Honorary Oxford Fellowship offers international collaboration on vocational education.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith University Academic Awards Presentation Ceremony 2019

A group of Griffith Education students have been recognised for their academic excellence, by the Australian College of Educators (ACE) at their recent June prize ceremony. Among the winners was Erin Fitzpatrick, awarded the Edmund Hibbard Prize as most outstanding second year student in the Bachelor of Education (Primary). “I was inspired to become a […]
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