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:

40,000 +

Graduates have become teachers, childcare specialists, educators and government trainers.


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

Call for calm during high-schoolers’ high-stakes testing debate

22-10-2015High-stakes testing doesn't have to push students to gamble away their future careers, with a QUT...

QUT appoints Carol Nicoll as new Executive Dean of Education

30-09-2015QUT is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Carol Nicoll PSM as Executive Dean of...

Early child care experiences play role in kids’ future

21-04-2015Children who use centre-based child care and multiple care arrangements across their early years are better...

Prevention of Violence against Children: Research, Policy and Practice Symposium

17-11-2015The Children and Youth Research Centre (CYRC) invites you to the Prevention of Violence against Children:...

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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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