Alumni

Equality of opportunity bursaries support Griffith students

Six deserving Griffith students have been awarded National Council of Women of Queensland Inc bursaries to assist with their chosen pathway of study.
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Arts Education Law

Scholarship encourages professionals to turn to teaching

Griffith University is one of two institutions selected to offer the Queensland Government’s ‘Turn to Teaching’ Internship Program.
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Bringing social robots into early childhood education

Researchers are on the verge of understanding the role social robots can play in early childhood education.
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Arts Education Law

Instagram makes art gallery visits meaningful

An iPhone might be the best companion for a gallery visit.
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Griffith leads the way in gifted and talented education

Griffith University education lecturer Dr Michelle Ronksley-Pavia has developed a new online training course for teachers, to help them recognise and support the needs of gifted and talented children.
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Aussie Boxing team picks Griffith for Tokyo preparations

The Australian Boxing team is finalising its preparations at Griffith’s Gold Coast Campus, where the elite athletes have been based for the past couple of months.
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Focus on the place of phonics at Creating Futures Summit

Education experts will debate the controversial place of phonics in the teaching of reading at this year’s Creating Futures Summit, hosted by Griffith’s School of Education and Professional Studies.
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Meet the AFLW champion juggling sport and study 

Bachelor of Education student Taylor Smith is juggling a career in the AFLW with her studies at Griffith.
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Remarkable Ron Clarke Griffith Futures scholars revealed

Two stellar up-and-coming Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander sport stars at Griffith have been named the first ever recipients of Ron Clarke Griffith Futures Scholarship.
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Griffith to host 2021 Creating Futures Summit

Griffith’s School of Education and Professional Studies will host the annual Creating Futures Summit, to shine a spotlight on issues across the teaching profession. 
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School of Education and Professional Studies

School of Education and Professional Studies Head of School Message – March 2021

Welcome to the first trimester of 2021. After what can only be described as a year that changed everything, 2021 promises to be a year of hope and optimism. We are very excited to be orientating the largest ever cohort of initial teacher education students into our Bachelor of Education and Master of Teaching programs. […]
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Employment for older workers on the agenda at APEC

Older workers may be hit hardest by the financial impact of the COVID pandemic, according to a Griffith University adult education expert. Professor Stephen Billett presented at an Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum about the re-employment of older workers. His APEC presentation was based on extensive research across Australia and Singapore. “Many of the […]
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Alumni

Inspiring student heads into the classroom

Education graduate Yasmin Atwani didn't speak a word of English when she started school, but went on to attain an OP1 and win a scholarship to Griffith to pursue her dream of becoming a teacher.
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Teachers of tomorrow help child survivors of DV

A life-changing program has paired pre-service teachers with children impacted by domestic violence.
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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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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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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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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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