The Science of Learning Research Centre is a Special Research Initiative of the Australian Research Council. In the Centre, researchers in education, neuroscience and cognitive psychology are working together with teachers to understand the learning process.
The Australian Council for Educational Research has today published an article in the “Teacher Magazine” written by Stephanie MacMahon, Paul Wiseman and Kelsey Palghat from the Science of Learning Research Centre (SLRC), the article was written during a writing retreat for the SLRC’s postgraduate students and early career researchers held in August 2016. The article is titled “The role of synchrony in collaborative learning”. Please read the article here https://w
The SLRC congratulates University of Melbourne-based SLRC Chief Investigator Rob Hester on his recent promotion to full professor. Congratulations Professor Hester on this well-deserved promotion. SLRC Advisory Board member Professor Perry Bartlett has been named as the 2017 Queensland Senior Australian of the Year for his pioneering work on neuroplasticity. More information is available here: http://www.australianoftheyear.org.au/. The SLRC congratulates Perry and wishes him well in the natio