Next week Dr Scott Eacott and a number of group researchers (Gladys Asuga, Kimbalee Hodges and Jan Morrison) will be presenting papers at the 2012 Joint Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) and Asia-Pacific Educational Research Association (APERA) Conference in Sydney. This is arguably the leading education research conference annual in the region and … Read moreSpreading the word
The Eacott Group has expanded again – this time we welcome to the team Meggin Williams as the 2012 Summer Taste of Research Summer Scholarship awardee and Chelle Heath as a short term research assistant. Meggin is currently a candidate in the Master of Education Studies program and the Leadership Co-ordinator at Woodridge State High … Read moreArrivals and Departures
An enduring question in education, especially school based, is the irrelevance of education research. This is of course combined with discourses around the need for impact – usually social and/or economic – from research, especially that which is funded. There are plenty of reasons mobilised for this lack of impact, much of which is limited … Read moreWhere are the ideas coming from?