Alumni

Ashley creates Topicthread for a safer social media experience

Developed by Griffith graduate Dr Ashley M Berge, Topicthread is being promoted as a safer, simpler and more secure social media network in which users have much greater control
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Architecture, construction and planning

Griffith makes Australian top 10 on research publication rankings

Griffith University is in the top ten of Australian institutions according to a new performance measure ranking universities on a range of published research criteria.
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Arts Education Law

Education summit prepares creative educators of tomorrow

How can teachers use creativity in the classroom to engage students and enhance learning? How can students develop their creative thinking and learning capacities? These questions were explored at the Queensland Creativity Summit on Tuesday, June 12. Hosted by Griffith University’s School of Education and Professional Studies, with the support of the Queensland College of […]
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Arts Education Law

Master’s opens door to teaching career

It was while completing his honours in psychology at a Gold Coast school that Phillip Pearce first realised teaching would become his raison d’etre. “I always had a passion for child developmental psychology, discovered I loved being in a school environment and so enrolled in the Master of Primary Teaching at Griffith,’’ he said. “My […]
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Arts Education Law

PL Hub partners with photographer, Steve Parish to improving teacher skills and wellbeing

Renowned nature photographer Steve Parish has partnered with Griffith University’s Professional Learning Hub to deliver photography courses to Queensland teachers. Teaming with Dr Alison Sammel from the School of Education and Professional Studies the online courses would help improve teachers’ communication skills as well as enhancing personal and professional fulfillment. The need for a multi-skilled, […]
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Alumni

Gail’s a driving force for Logan migrant community

The opportunity and belief are there to build communities of hope and justice in Australia, says migrant advocate and award-winning Griffith alumnus Gail Ker OAM
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Alumni

First encounter leads to three degrees in family affair

Mother reflects on daughters' Griffith experience
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Arts Education Law

Hockey star in the making finds new learning zone

Morgan to start Bachelor of Education in 2018
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Architecture, construction and planning

Six Griffith students named 2018 New Colombo Plan scholars

Bachelor of Engineering student to be China Fellow.
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Alumni

Understanding autism traits key to classroom outcomes

Teacher knowledge of autism-related behaviour is a key factor in successful classroom outcomes.
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Education

Partnership leads Tasmanian schools to higher ground

The Griffith Institute for Educational Research has partnered with Tasmania’s Department of Education to improve literacy through the professional development of school leaders with Griffith’s Principals as Literacy Leaders (PALL) program.
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Arts Education Law

Essay the new norm for teaching students

From August 2017, prospective teaching students will be required to submit a 1000-word essay on why they want to teach before being accepted into Queensland universities.
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Arts Education Law

Double bill showcases journey of belonging

Award-winning playwright, actor and Griffith PhD candidate, Margi Brown Ash, will present a double bill performance of her works at the Brisbane Powerhouse in June/July.
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Arts Education Law

Week showcases top education research

The latest developments in educational research were showcased during Education’s Research Week.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Logan ambitions get a touch of Texas

The technology revolution sweeping the business world has reached Australia’s university students, who are increasingly looking at starting their own businesses as an alternative to traditional career paths. Student’s from Griffith University’s Logan campus have just completed an intense weekend long workshop with Texas-based startup educators, 3 Day Startup (3DS). Their enthusiasm underlined by the […]
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Arts Education Law

Principals lead the way in lifting literacy levels

An innovative reading program focusing on school principals as leaders and change makers is raising literacy levels across Australia.
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Arts Education Law

World-class dimension added to Griffith rugby sevens

Shannon Parry and Demi Hayes bring star quality to squad
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Arts Education Law

Academic welcomes early reading screening test

Griffith University early literacy expert Dr Michelle Neumann welcomes a national early reading screening check announced by Education Minister Simon Birmingham earlier this year.
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