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AARE Annual Conference

AARE Annual Conference

The AARE Conference, is being held in Fremantle from 29 November 2015. Please click the image above to visit the conference website and submit your expression of interest to receive updates on paper submission and early bird registration dates.

To go to the AARE Conference page

2016 Conference - Melbourne, (venue TBC)

2017 Conference - Canberra, (venue TBC)

Call for papers. Special Edition of Australian Educational Researcher

Call for papers. Special Edition of Australian Educational Researcher

The Australian Educational Researcher is seeking submissions to a Special Issue to be led by Indigenous colleagues.  While we do not intend to exclude non-Indigenous authors, we would like to emphasise that we are seeking articles that are led by Indigenous colleagues.  The decision to use the term Indigenous is to ensure that it is inclusive of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Maori and Pacifika colleagues. For more information

Guest Editors:

Professor Tracey Bunda, University of Southern Queensland
http://www.usq.edu.au/news-events/news/2014/10/tracey_bunda

Professor Val Klenowski, Queensland University of Technology
http://staff.qut.edu.au/staff/klenowsk/

Important Conference Paper Awards Information!

Important Conference Paper Awards Information!

New date for submission of papers to the conference awards committee:

 25 May 2015:  Submit an abstract via the AARE Conference online submission system.

23 September 2015: Submit a covering letter addressing the eligibility criteria for the award and a copy of the full paper to the awards email address. The subject line of your submission email should state your full name and the paper code assigned to your submitted abstract and proof of acceptance and include the award name.

For detailed information about eligibility and criteria associated with each award http://www.aare.edu.au/pages/awards-honours.html)

 We look forward to receiving your submissions!

AARE Gender Sexualities and Cultural Studies SIG Award

AARE Gender Sexualities and Cultural Studies SIG Award

We are pleased to launch the SIG’s first award. We are now calling for nominations. For more information

National Application Form – to conduct research in schools in more than one state or territory in Australia

National Application Form – to conduct research in schools in more than one state or territory in Australia

AARE is partnering with schooling systems across Australia to promote the implementation of the National Application Form. The form applies to researchers who require approval from more than one educational jurisdiction to conduct research in Australia.

Information on participating in the trial is available, below.

Information about the trial

National Application Form guidelines 

National Application Form 

For further information, contact your participating jurisdictions

Theory Workshops 2015

Theory Workshops 2015

AARE invites early career researchers and higher degree research students to attend one (or more) weekend/s of research/theory workshops in 2015, which are organised collaboratively with the universities that provide the venue.

The workshops provide opportunities for participants tobe immersed in theory, to consider how theory applies to their research and to engage in discussions with – and to learn from – experienced researchers/experts in the field.

Dates and locations:

In 2015, three workshop weekends will be conducted:

30 January-1 February, at the University of Tasmania, Launceston

5-17 May, at Charles Darwin University, Darwin

2-4 October, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba

For information on presenters and to register

 

AER Open Access 'Highlight Articles'

AER Open Access 'Highlight Articles'

A selection of six articles from the Australian Educational Researcher has been made available free of charge for a limited time.  Click the AER cover to the left to access the Highlight Articles chosen by the AER Managing Editor, Linda Graham.

Guidelines for the NSW State Education Research Applications Process

Guidelines for the NSW State Education Research Applications Process

These guidelines have been amended. For further information.

The Australian Educational Researcher

The Australian Educational Researcher

The Australian Educational Researcher is the journal of the Australian Association for Research in Education.  Click here for further information or click on the cover image to go to the current issue.

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The AARE Blog, EduResearch Matters, seeks to critically engage in contemporary educational debates. Education is the focus of significant media reporting and commentary as well as a key policy area.   The Australian Association for Research in Education invites members of the Australian educational research community to contribute.

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