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


SLRC Seminar Series – Adolescent Emotions in the Classroom

Date: Thursday 18th 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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Can you walk and chew gum? Are you a good multi-tasker?

Come and visit the SLRC exhibit at Questacon and test your multitasking skills. We are there every day from Saturday July 2 until Sunday July 17.
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SLRC news

Recent awards and recognition for SLRC members

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:  The SLRC congratulates Perry and wishes him well in the natio
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Pearson Australia’s “Always Learning” – interview with Jared Cooney-Horvath

Pearson Australia have published a Q&A session with SLRC’s Jared Cooney-Horvath, please visit the “Alway’s Learning” newsroom website to access the full interview.,-educational-neuroscientist/?mode=desk&j=636668&[email protected]&l=667_HTML&u=25694480&mid=7229450&jb=109&utm_source=marketingcloud&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=AlwaysLearning
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