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The science of learning

The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) is collaborating with the Queensland Brain Institute to create Australia's first Science of Learning Centre, in which an emerging field of research is improving our understanding of how students learn.Read more

Cardiovascular disease, diabetes and chronic kidney disease: Australian facts: prevalence and incidence

Provides a comprehensive summary of the latest available data on the prevalence and incidence in the Australian population of these three chronic vascular diseases, acting alone or together. It examines age and sex characteristics and variations across population groups, by geographical location, and by socioeconomic disadvantage.Read more

Australian teachers and the learning environment: an analysis of teacher response to TALIS 2013

The OECD Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS) is the first international survey programme to focus on the learning environment and the working conditions of teachers in schools. The overarching aim of TALIS is to provide robust, policy relevant indicators and analysis on teachers and the learning environment for an international audience.Read more