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AEF Advisory Board

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AEF Advisory Board

The AEF Advisory Board provides insight and advice to support AEF's strategies and programs.

Jim Waterson
Dr Jim Watterston (Chair)

Dean of Education
The University of Melbourne

Joel Backwell

Joel Backwell
Executive Director
International Education Division, Early Childhood and School Education Group
Department of Education and Training VIC

Cheryl Best

Cheryl Best
Executive Director
Learning and Business Systems
Department of Education and Communities NSW


Robyn Rosengrave

Robyn Rosengrave
‎Executive Director, Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
Department of Education, Training and Employment QLD

John Mula

John Mula
Executive Director
Catholic Education TAS
representing National Catholic Education Commission


Darryl Buchanan
Darryl Buchanan

Head of Services: Teaching, Learning and Program Implementation
Association of Independent Schools NSW
representing Independent Schools Council of Australia

Eveline-Jona

Eveline Jona
President
Victorian Parents Council
representing Australian Parents Council

Alex Kostogriz Compressed

Professor Alex Kostogriz
Faculty of Education and Arts, Australian Catholic University
representing Australian Council of Deans of Education


Anne McLaren

Professor Anne McLaren
Asia Institute, The University of Melbourne
representing Asian Studies Association of Australia

Rob Randall

Robert Randall
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority


Lisa Rodgers

Lisa Rodgers
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership

Andrew Smith
Andrew Smith
Chief Executive Officer
Education Services Australia
Dennis Yarrington

Dennis Yarrington
President
Australian Primary Principals Association




National Asia Literacy Roundtable

State and Territory Department of Education authorities join the Advisory Board biannually to form the National Asia Literacy Roundtable to share research and opportunities and increase knowledge and understanding of Asia capability strategies occurring nationally. 

Lindsay Hale, Executive Director, Statewide Services, Department of Education WA
Debra Liddiard-Tarumingg, Acting Executive Director Education Partnerships, Department of Education NT
Jenny Burgess, Deputy Secretary, Support and Development, Department of Education TAS
Susan Cameron, Executive Director, Department of Education SA
TBC, Education and Training Directorate ACT

 

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