Welcome to the Science of Learning Research Centre

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.


2017 International Science of Learning Conference – Research to Reality




SLRC Seminar Series – “Epigenetic mechanisms of learning and memory”

Date: Wednesday 31st May 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 (Bui
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SLRC news

Australian Research Council – Linkage Project Scheme – SLRC Funding

Congratulations go to SLRC researchers involved in two projects awarded funding yesterday through the Australian Research Council’s Linkage Projects scheme. SLRC Chief Investigator Professor Annemaree Carroll (UQ) receives $546,000 to investigate how student outcomes can be augmented through coaching teachers in effective feedback practice. The project, which includes the Queensland Department of Education and Training and 12 Queensland schools as partners, addresses a critical problem of stagna
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Busting the Multitasking Myth by Stephanie MacMahon

SLRC PhD Student, Stephanie MacMahon has published a paper on the npj Science of Learning Community website. Busting the Multitasking Myth. Women are no better than men at it, and it’s making us less efficient at learning! Busting the Multitasking Myth  
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