A Special Research Initiative of the Australian Research Council

Welcome to the Science of Learning Research Centre

The SLRC 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.

Upcoming Events

SLRC Seminar Series – Productive Failure

Date: Thursday 25th August Time:  4.30 – 6.00pm (45 minute presentation, followed by 15 minutes question time and 30 minute tea/coffee) Venue: Level 7 Seminar Room, Queensland Brain Institute (B
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Seminar: Confused? Don’t worry! Re/constructing video data to explore the role of confusion in inquiry science

Date: Tuesday July 19 Time: 5pm-6pm (light refreshments from 4.30pm) Venue: Theatre 227 Melbourne Graduate School of Education 234 Queensbury Street, Carlton, VIC 3053 Speaker: Professor Russell Tytle
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SLRC news

PEN Principles #1 to #6

PEN Principles #1 to #6 are now available on the SLRC Resources page.
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PEN Principle #1: Written Text & Spoken Word Do Not Mix

The first of the PEN Principles is now available on the SLRC Resources page.
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npj Science of Learning

npj Science of Learning is an open access journal, published in partnership between Nature Publishing Group and The University of Queensland. The Editor-in-Chief is Professor Pankaj Sah, Director of the Science of Learning Research Centre. The journal is now open for submissions. To sign up for regular alerts or submit a manuscript click on the button.