Organisation

Australian Council for Educational Research

Acronym
ACER
Description

The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) is an independent, not-for-profit research organisation established in Australia as a company limited by guarantee. The ACER mission is to create and promote research-based knowledge, products and services that can be used to improve learning across the lifespan.

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Report

10 Sep 2018
142

Motivating students to achieve is one of the major challenges teachers face in the classroom. Teachers provide their students with a plethora of learning opportunities in the hope of spurring enthusiasm, sparking curiosity and capturing and inspiring interest to pursue goals for their future aspirations....

Report

31 Jul 2018
122

A smaller proportion of Australian teenagers are expecting to go to university or TAFE than they did fifteen years ago, according to this research.

Report

6 Jun 2018
158

This report seeks to explore an aspect of students’ more general attitudes towards school, specifically their sense of belonging at school.

Literature review

21 May 2018
25

This literature and policy review outlines the complex context related to STEM learning and focuses on student outcomes, the teacher workforce and the curriculum.

Presentation

7 May 2018
21

This presentation of evidence and insights regarding the impact of single-sex schooling on student achievement was presented at the Fearless Girls Strong Women conference, Alliance of Girls Schools Australasia Educators Conference 2018.

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Items published/produced 184

Associated Content 12

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