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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.

A new study from Edith Cowan University, which revealed that just five per cent of children’s books contained non-Caucasian characters.

Why children’s books should feature more characters of colour

Only a fraction of kid’s picture books feature non-white characters - and experts say this needs to change.

ECU will play host to this years Math Talent Quest in association with Mathematical Association of Western Australia (MAWA).

Math Talent Quest to be hosted by ECU in association with Mathematical Association of Western Australia

ECU will play host to this years Math Talent Quest in association with Mathematical Association of Western Australia (MAWA).

Latest university news

Broadcasting careers begin

Five graduating students from Edith Cowan University’s (ECU's) Graduate Diploma of Broadcasting are off to Sydney next year to kick off their broadcasting careers.

'App gap' creates new digital divide among young children

Researchers are concerned about a growing app gap where digital-savvy toddlers with access to educational apps may be more school-ready than their counterparts.

Internet connected-toys and science teaching under spotlight with $700,000 in research funding

Projects examining the internet of toys and improving the way science teachers engage with their students will share in more the $700,000 in funding from the Australian Research Council.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Don't miss Meniscus: a showcase of works by our graduating fashion students, Friday 15 December at our Mount Lawley Campus. It's your chance to see…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Young children using technology like tablets and educational games could actually be developing quicker than those without? ECU researcher Dr Donell…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Attn ECU Students: Applications are now open for ECU SRI's Summer of Stego program! This pilot program runs from 8 January - 23 February 2018,…

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