Educational Futures and Innovation

Re-imagining futures in S T E M E



August 2013

OLT Grant Success!
Congratulations to Russell Tytler for funding of the project: Reconceptualising mathematics and science teacher education programs through collaborative partnerships between scientists and education.


June 2013

Linkage Grant ARC Success!
STEME congratulates Peter Hubber and Russell Tytler for winning an ARC Linkage Grant.“Developing digital pedagogies in inquiry science through a cloud-based teaching and learning environment” Team members are Dr Alan Finkel and Mr Peter Laver, Partner Organisations are the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering and STILE Education Pty Ltd


June 2013

New International Report on STEM Education
Russell Tytler co-authored a new report: International comparisons of STEM education. Russell's Summary

Prof Dato Dr Noraini binti Indris

STEME Welcomes our Visiting Scholar, Professor Dato’ Dr Noraini binti Indris

Professor Dato’ Dr Noraini binti Indris, the Deputy VC at UPSI (Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Indris - a teacher training university in Kuala Lumpur) will be visiting Deakin University on the 24th of June. She would like to discuss with interested staff, the possibilities of international research partnerships, particularly around the STEM areas.

If you are interested in meeting Professor Dato’ Dr Noraini binti Indris, please contact Coral Campbell.


May 2013

Science of Learning Centre - ARC Success!
Congratulations to Russell Tytler for being part of a successful bid for a Science of Learning Centre led by University of Queensland with University of Melbourne, ACER, Deakin, Flinders, UNE and international colleagues.

Congratulations! Anna Vella, a Deakin PhD student in Environmental Education has been awarded with the 2013 Dr Lawrie Shears Doctoral Scholarship. Laura Barraza and Peter Hubber are her supervisors.

Congratulations! The science education team under the leadership of Coral Campbell were successful in winning a bid to write and deliver the DEECD funded Primary Science Specialist Professional Learning Program (PRIMSS)

April 2013

Constructing Representations to Learn Science

New Book in Science Education Research
Russell Tytler and Peter Hubber present a new book: Constructing Representations to Learn in Science

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

30th September 2013