• This year's conference was a wonderful success with researchers from from a range of countries including Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, Fiji, Finland, Hong Kong, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Singapore, Sweden, Thailand, United Kingdom, and United States. These international delegates join a large contingent of Australian researchers bringing the total number of attendees to approximately 850 people.

    2018 2 to 6 December 2018, The University of Sydney
AARE is committed to fostering educational research in Australia.

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AARE organises a number of annual events in different locations across Australia. More information in 2019.
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Message from the President

AARE is pleased to announce that Professor Debra Hayes from the University of Sydney is now the President of the AARE Executive Committee.

Acknowledgment of Country

We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional owners of the country that we call Australia. We pay our respects to Elders past present and future. We acknowledge the enduring contributions that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples have provided to Australian society and act within the appropriate protocols to ensure and strengthen our shared commitment to education.