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We invite you to be part of the next generation of outstanding teachers and make a real difference to young peoples’ lives.

Take the first step and explore our wide selection of up-to-date and progressive courses, including early childhood, primary and secondary teacher education. Our courses are practical, based on cutting edge research and responsive to the learning needs of young people and the community.

Our passionate and experienced team, who strive to always find better ways to educate and train our teachers, will support you through your exciting and challenging journey. So, if you aspire to teach, or are already qualified and want to extend your professional learning, join us to make a difference.


The school offers a diverse and exciting mix of courses that are developed in consultation with industry groups and combine the latest theory with hands-on, practical experiences.

Research activity

Our School regularly contributes to research most notably through the Edith Cowan Research Institute, focusing on community interaction and education.

Our current research projects include;

News & events

Design and Technology Education Open Evening 2017

Design and Technology Opening Evening 2017

It is our pleasure to extend an invitation to teachers in secondary schools in Perth to visit the Design and Technology Education facilities on the ECU Mount Lawley Campus.

The West Australian ECU 2017 Lecture Series featuring Professor Dawn Penney

The West Australian ECU 2017 Lecture Series featuring Professor Dawn Penney

Professorial Research Fellow in the School of Education, Dawn Penney will explore fresh approaches to advance gender equity, starting with Health and Physical Education in schools.

PhD candidate Amelia Ruscoe

3MT winner top of the class

School of Education PhD candidate and former teacher Amelia Ruscoe, has won ECU’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) 2017 competition.

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