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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.

Prof. Lesley Farrell
Professor Lesley Farrell (Chair)

Dean of Education
The University of Melbourne

Jenny McGregor 2015

Jenny McGregor AM
Chief Executive Officer
Asialink
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

Mark Campling

Mark Campling
‎Regional Director (Metropolitan Region)
Department of Education, Training and Employment QLD


Valerie Gould

Valerie Gould
Executive Director
Association of Independent Schools WA
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 Nairn

Rob Nairn
Executive Director
Australian Secondary Principals Association

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


Fazal Rizvi

Professor Fazal Rizvi
Professor in Global Studies in Education
The University of Melbourne

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. 

Jason Borton, Learning and Teaching Director, Education and Training Directorate ACT
Lindsay Hale, Executive Director, Statewide Services, Department of Education WA
Dr Kevin Gillan, 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

 

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