SHADOW HIGHER EDUCATION MINISTER MEETS ACDE BOARD
Shadow Higher Education Minister, Senator Kim Carr with ACDE President, Professor Tania Aspland, after discussions during the May ACDE Board meeting. His visit follows the Board meeting Education Minister Birmingham in February. Details in Latest News.
ACDE DEANS’ FORA SPONSOR
The ACDE welcomes Teachers Mutual Bank as the sponsor of the three 2016 ACDE Deans’ Fora. Last year Teachers Mutual was named Bank of the Year and one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies.
ASSESSING OUR TEACHERS EXPLAINER
A short animation that explains how teacher education students are selected, with the minority being chosen solely on the basis of their ATAR (Academic Tertiary Entrance Rank).
Project Director, Professor Peter Buckskin, on achievements of the More Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Teachers Initiative (MATSITI).
OUR MOB MAKE GREAT TEACHERS
Aboriginal teacher education students, attending the ‘Our Mob Teach’ Conference, discuss their challenges and why they are needed in Australia’s classrooms.
INDIGENOUS EDUCATION AND TEMAG
ACDE Executive Director, David Templeman, discusses challenges with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education in the context of current teacher education reforms at the 2015 ‘Our Mob Teach’ Conference in Adelaide.
WHO WE ARE
The Australian Council of Deans of Education (ACDE) is the peak body representing all Australian universities and several of the private colleges that offer initial teacher education degrees.
ACDE works to ensure that Australia produces teacher graduates of the highest quality; has a strong teaching profession; and an inclusive and innovative education system that enhances learning and teaching.
WHAT THE ACDE DOES