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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

ECU's Dr Lorraine Hammond

Teacher's teacher casts a literacy lifeline to next generation

ECU's Lorraine Hammond is one of 993 Australians to receive a Queen’s Birthday honour, this year’s list marking the highest ever proportion of women recipients at 40 per cent.

Video games can improve your mental maths

Video games can improve your mental maths!

ECU Researchers gave more than 200 WA students video game consoles to play in the classroom – here’s what happened.

Body of Knowledge Episode 3 – What is stressing out our kids?

Dr Mandie Shean talks about how adults can help kids manage stress and anxiety in the latest episode of ECU's podcast Body of Knowledge.

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