School partnership for graduate teachers inspires new teacher leadership program

Participants at the launch of the TECE - Benowa Cluster's new Teacher Leadership in STEM strategy
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A new teacher leadership program has been developed by partners of an innovative school-based program, with a particular focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) teaching. The Investment in Leadership Futures: Leading quality Teaching and Learning in STEM strategy was launched by the Teacher Education Centre of Excellence (TECE) – Benowa Cluster earlier this month. The TECE […]

Making a difference to students with learning difficulties

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How many people can say they really make a difference through their work on a daily basis? Griffith Education alumnus Johan Venter, who specialised in special education can. He works as a special education teacher at Claremont State Special School. Johan says he chose special education so he could have a positive impact on student’s […]

Special education provides rewarding career for Sabrina

"As a new teacher and Intensive Interaction practitioner, I feel overjoyed by the significant opportunities I have already encountered in beginning my career" Sabrina says.
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Education alumnus Sabrina Lengsfeld loves her career as a special education teacher. Within a few months of graduating with a Bachelor of Education (Special Education), Sabrina had already secured a permanent full time position with Education Queensland in her dream career – working as a special education teacher – at Mount Ommaney Special School. Sabrina […]

New website strengthens links between science and teachers

Australian Chief Scientist Professor Ian Chubb with Dr Alison Sammel Australian Chief Scientist Professor Ian Chubb with Dr Alison Sammel at the 2015 Science meets Parliament event in March
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Strengthening links between science and teachers in Australia is the aim of a new website created by the School of Education and Professional Studies. The Teaching with Apps website focuses on strengthening communication networks between science and education by linking to Australian apps, developed to support the communication of scientific information, to the Australian Curriculum. […]