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The CREFI - Partnerships and Engagement supports staff in the School of Education to participate in a range of community partnerships and educational projects. The Centre reflects the School of Education's commitment to engaging with the larger community in order to enhance the educational opportunities of young people in schools and early childhood settings, as well as people in other educational contexts.
CREFI - Partnerships and Engagement has taken carriage of major contract research and evaluation projects on behalf of the state and federal governments, involving teams of researchers, ranging across such areas as Science Education, Language and Literacy, Mathematics and Numeracy, Health and Wellbeing, Student Aspirations toward Higher Education, Early Childhood, Applied Learning, School Leadership, and Special Needs Education. It has also been responsible for developing and implementing significant professional learning programs both in the government and non-government sectors.