We have built an excellent research profile, supported strongly by the work of the Office of Education Research. Our staff support researchers with grants, administration, finance, travel and resources, while also organising the training of higher degree research students.

Research strengths:

3,500 +

Students enrolled in our education courses.


Learning and teaching

Our staff are committed to improving the quality of education for diverse learners both in Australia and beyond.

Many of the faculty's pre-service graduates are registered with the Queensland College of Teachers but others work in child care settings or as trainers in community and industry settings.

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News and Events

Inspiring educator named QUT's Outstanding Alumni Award winner for the Faculty of Education

02-08-2016 Accomplished and respected educator and leader, Maryanne Walsh, was named winner of QUT’s Outstanding Alumni Award...

Masterclass on young people and digital media @ KG

25-11-2016 Join the QUT Digital Media Research Centre for an insightful examination of the digital media practices...

Oral language skills and the transition to literacy with Visiting Scholar, Prof Pamela Snow (La Trobe University, Victoria)

17-01-2017 Oral language skills and the transition to literacy: Finding synergies between education and speech-language pathology to...

Achievement Emotions: Functions, Origins, and Implications for Practice with Visiting Scholar, Dr Reinhard Pekrun (University of Munich)

09-12-2016 Emotions are ubiquitous in achievement settings. Various emotions are experienced in these settings, such as enjoyment,...

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Community engagement

Exceptional teachers for disadvantaged schools

This innovative program prepares high quality teachers to work in low socio-economic schools. Our students receive specialised tuition and mentoring that equips them to work in schools where they can have the greatest impact.

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