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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


 
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Events

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 Seminar Series CLASSROOM LEARNING: SPEAKING IN AND ABOUT MATHEMATICS CLASSROOMS

SLRC Seminar Series CLASSROOM LEARNING: SPEAKING IN AND ABOUT MATHEMATICS CLASSROOMS Date: Wednesday 22nd June Time:  4.30 – 6.00pm (45 minute presentation, followed by 15 minutes question time
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SLRC news

Learning to Focus Program Recruitment

Free UQ based Learning Programs for Young Teens (12-14years) in Term 1 2017. Researchers at UQ will run two free learning programs, 1.5hrs weekly after school for 8 weeks. This research will take place at The University of Queensland, Brisbane. For further information please email [email protected] or call 0468 932 809.  
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SLRC Seminar Series – The effects of teacher-introduced multimodal representations and discourse on students’ task engagement and scientific language during cooperative, inquiry-based science

Date: Wednesday 23rd November 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 (Building #79) The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus Speakers: Professor Robyn Gillies, The School of Education, The University of Queensland Does teaching make a difference to students’ learning? Professor Robyn Gillies proposes to address this question during her seminar presentation on:
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