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Journalism Associate Professor Trevor Cullen and Education senior lecturer Dr Lorraine Hammond are recipients of the national 2016 Awards for Teaching Excellence Thumbnail

Two of the best

There’s good news for those considering studying journalism or education at ECU: the University is home to two of the best teachers in Australia for these courses.

The School of Education at ECU presents Cultural Sky Stories Thumbnail

Cultural Sky Stories

During August, a Professional Learning day was held in the School of Education at the Mount Lawley Campus for the 2016 iteration of Cultural Sky Stories.

Education PhD candidate wins most outstanding presentation in Beijing Thumbnail

Education PhD candidate wins in Beijing

School of Education PhD candidate Steven Cohen was fortunate enough to win most outstanding presentation at the International Conference on Education, Research and Innovation held in Beijing.

Weekly research seminars Thumbnail

Education Research at ECU: Engaging Minds, Engaging Communities

Join us to learn about the extensive program of education research at ECU and how you can become involved!

Mikayla King is the recipient of the Vice-Chancellor's Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarship. Thumbnail

Scholarship win a great start to NAIDOC Week

Becoming a teacher and creating positive change is Aboriginal student Mikayla King’s dream and she is well on the way to achieving it.

Professor Lynne Cohen (Dean – School of Education) has been included in the Queen’s Birthday 2016 Honours List. Thumbnail

Queen’s Birthday honours for School of Education staff

Congratulations to the Dean - School of Education, Professor Lynne Cohen, who has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday 2016 Honour List.

NAPLAN stress research being conducted by ECU's School of Education Thumbnail

NAPLAN? No worries

NAPLAN testing has only a minimal impact on student stress levels according to a new study of WA primary schools.

Latest university news

Professor Trevor Cullen with Dr Lorraine Hammond Thumbnail

Two of the best

There’s good news for those considering studying journalism or education at ECU: the University is home to two of the best teachers in Australia for these courses.

A female Carnaby's black cockatoo perched on an artificial nesting box installed at ECU's Joondalup Campus. Thumbnail

How we’re helping endangered cockatoos breeding in Perth

In 2015 ECU students found two Carnaby's black cockatoo chicks on the Joondalup Campus for the first time in history. Now we’ve installed artificial nesting boxes around the Campus to do our bit to save the species.

Lauren believes anyone studying at uni should find out about scholarships. Thumbnail

Hard work pays off in more ways than one

If you’re going to university you’d be crazy not to find out what scholarships are available to you according to ECU Bachelor of Law/Bachelor of Business student Lauren Dickson.

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Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Still going on the dance floor! 5 hours to go :o Come on down before 1pm to help break a Guinness World Record :D #ecu25DanceAThon

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

6 hours to go! #ecu25DanceAThon.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

More from the #ecu25DanceAThon dance floor!

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