Griffith University celebrates 50 years of teacher education

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Griffith University’s School of Education and Professional Studies celebrated 50 years of delivering teacher education programs at Mt Gravatt campus on Wednesday, April 10. Alumni, students and lecturers, past and present comprised the 450-strong gathering to celebrate the school’s abiding legacy of excellence in teacher education. More than 40,000 education students have graduated from teaching […]

Education summit prepares creative educators of tomorrow

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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 […]

Understanding Junior Secondary and Middle Years Education

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The full implementation of the shift of year 7 to secondary has now occurred. In 2015, almost 99,000 Queensland students left primary school to start high school in Year 7, located there for the first time. Simultaneously, state schools achieved what has been identified as the biggest education reform in the last 50 years, as […]