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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

Sacrificing trust for security

GPS trackers for children and smartphone spying: Welcome to the new frontier of digital parenting

Child psychology expert Dr Mandie Shean discusses how appropriate is it to use technology to monitor a child's activity and location.

Teachers need to figure out maths

Teachers need to figure out maths

Marianne Knaus from ECU’s School of Education in a recent study has found that educators had a negative view of maths and were not confident teaching it.

Students help teachers improve their teaching skills

Students help teachers improve their teaching skills

School of Education Senior Lecturer Lorraine Hammond led a select group of teachers through a new teaching method to help improve their skills.

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