Alumni

COVID created opportunity says influential Griffith grad

A Griffith teaching graduate named a 2020 Global Education Influencer says the pandemic has actually created a whole new world of opportunity for educators.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith celebrates the first teachers, artists, scientists and healers

2020 NAIDOC Week has been celebrated across Griffith, albeit more virtually than in previous years. 
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Arts Education Law

Kombumerri Together project gives educators top class cultural tools

An exciting collaboration between Griffith and the Kombumerri people will ensure local students develop a greater understanding of their custodianship of the land on which the Gold Coast campus is located.
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Arts Education Law

Rates of twice-exceptional children higher than previously thought

The prevalence rates of twice-exceptional children in Australian schools are significantly under-reported according to new Griffith University research.
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Alumni

Graduates continue to secure jobs despite COVID-19

Newly minted Griffith graduates are defying the tough COVID-19 job market and scoring their dream jobs.
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Arts Education Law

Inspiring educator leads school to top honours in STEM

A partnership with Griffith University's School of Education has helped a Gold Coast high school become the top performing STEM school in Queensland.
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Arts Education Law

Hybrid remote learning models still needed post-pandemic

As one of Australia’s leaders in remote learning, Dr Sarah Prestridge is comfortable thinking ahead of the curve.
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Arts Education Law

Professional and support staff celebrated at VC Awards

Remarkable Griffith University staff members have been recognised at the 2020 Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Professional and Support Staff Service.
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Alumni

PhD candidate advocates for those with hidden disorder

Griffith University PhD candidate Shaun Ziegenfusz is working to raise awareness for a common condition you have never heard of.
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School of Education and Professional Studies

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

A feature of our annual calendar for the School of Education and Professional Studies is sponsorship of the Queensland Department of Education Showcase Awards for Excellence, which celebrates excellent practices that significantly improve outcomes for students. This year the Griffith University Jack Pizzey Award for Excellence in School Leadership 2020 was presented to Matthew O’Hanlon, […]
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Griffith trains autism researchers of tomorrow

The University has launched a new doctoral program to give future autism researchers the skills and experience they need to improve the lives of people on the spectrum. The Autism Future Researchers Doctoral Training Program is the first of its kind in Australia and was designed with extensive input from industry and the autism community. […]
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Partnership provides pathways for teachers of tomorrow

A new partnership between Griffith University and the Australian Council for Educational Research offers teachers of tomorrow fast-tracked entry to the Master of Education.
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More autism research needed at home, school and community say parents

Parents of children with autism want more research to support their child’s wellbeing at home, school and the community.
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Alumni

Class of 2020 graduating with a difference

Graduating Griffith students are celebrating their academic milestone virtually this year as COVID-19 mass gathering restrictions move the ceremonies online.
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School of Education and Professional Studies

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

As we begin Trimester 2, we welcome 200 new students to the Bachelor of Education program. This bigger-than-ever mid-year intake of domestic students reflects one of many shifts we have all been actively engaged in over recent months. As a result of the global pandemic and its effects, we have experienced new ways of working […]
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Arts Education Law

New study to highlight teacher needs in non-traditional education

Teachers in flexible and non-traditional schools will become the focus of a new Griffith University study.
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Alumni

Griffith alumni named Gold Coast Women of the Year

Four remarkable members of the Griffith University community have been recognised in the Harvey Norman Gold Coast Women of the Year awards.
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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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