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New Executive Dean to lead ECU School of Education

ECU has appointed Professor Caroline Mansfield as Executive Dean of the School of Education. Professor Mansfield has an extensive career in both education and research, in the area of teacher resilience and wellbeing.

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New Executive Dean to lead ECU School of Education

ECU has appointed Professor Caroline Mansfield as Executive Dean of the School of Education. Professor Mansfield has an extensive career in both education and research, in the area of teacher resilience and wellbeing.

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ECU scientists help bring ecological ocean drama to life

Bringing the marine environment to life on the big screen for the new movie blockbuster Blueback, was made possible with the help of ECU marine scientists and the world-class equipment used by staff and students. The film depicts the escalating global climate crisis and the state of the world’s oceans.

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Reigning top of the field

Professor Hongqi Sun is one of the most-cited academics in the world, among the top 1 per cent of researchers worldwide. This now marks the fourth year in a row Professor Sun has been named a Highly Cited Researcher.

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ECU builds toolkit for climate change

A Lotterywest grant will enable ECU to develop a toolkit that provides practical information and support for community service organisations and their staff around climate change and the social justice issues it raises.

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Texts help busy parents prepare kindy kids for school

Parents have been encouraged to keep checking their mobile phones by school teachers in a bid to help them better support children’s learning in readiness for school. Known as Kindytxt, text messages have been sent to parents three times a week providing them with home activities to encourage children’s learning.

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Learn with leaders at ECU

Our experts are at the forefront of teaching and research, meaning they provide postgraduate students with the tools, skills and knowledge to boost their career and shape the jobs and industries of the future.

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2022 ECU Media Awards celebrate media savvy researchers

Edith Cowan University’s annual Media Awards celebrate the extraordinary efforts of ECU researchers who dedicate their time and energy to engage with the media to share their findings and enhance the University’s global reputation for world-leading research.

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3D teacher training gets a big boost at ECU

A new collaboration between the School of Education and FUJIFILM Business Innovation Australia will see the introduction of the very latest in global printing technologies, with the installation of state-of-the-art UltiMaker 3D printers. A new PhD scholarship to investigate the use of 3D technologies in secondary schools will also be on offer.

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Holiday opening hours 2022-2023

Opening hours for ECU services supporting future, current and graduating students will be limited over the Christmas-New Year break.

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