Science of Learning Research Centre



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




Training the multitasking brain Thursday 8 May UQ

Training the Multitasking Brain Presenter: Associate Professor Paul E. Dux Date: Thursday 8 May Time: 4.30pm-6.00pm Venue: Level 7 Auditorium, Queensland Brain Institute RSVP: [email protected]
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The Elusive Promise of Learning Analytics Tuesday 29 April UoM

The Elusive Promise of Learning Analytics presented by Professor Gregor Kennedy, Tuesday April 29th 4:30pm-5:30pm, Room Q219, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, 234 Queensbury Street
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SLRC news

SLRC Quarterly BULLETIN Summer 2014

The second edition of the SLRC Quarterly BULLETIN includes articles on ‘Confusion – can it be predicted and what are the consequences of confusion for further learning?’ and ‘Addressing literacy in indigenous and other authentic educational contexts’, as well as details of upcoming events.
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SLRC Official Opening

Wednesday 27 November 2013 The Science of Learning Research Centre was officially opened today by the Honourable Ian Walker, Minister for Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts. The opening was attended by dignitaries including Professor Aidan Byrne, CEO of the Australian Research Council, Professor Barry McGaw, Chairman of the SLRC Advisory Board, and distinguished international research and Advisory Board member, Professor Hideaki Koizumi. In a media release by the Australian
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