Asia Education Foundation

Asia Education Foundation (AEF)
enables educators to develop Asia literate young Australians. We support teachers, principals, education leaders and school communities to implement the Australian Curriculum cross-curriculum priority of Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia.

Learn more about what AEF can offer you and your school:

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Join us in WA on 30 April for a TeachMeet on the power of study tours.

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Learn about Australia's wheat exports to Asia, manufacturing and more.

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Build intercultural understanding and bring your knowledge back to the classroom.


Join us on Twitter from 7–8pm AEST on 25 March for a discussion around Asia skills.

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5 March 2015

Visiting Japanese vice-consul treated to cultural performance

Port Stephens Examiner

3 March 2015

The ABC's of Chinese language learning

China Spectator

3 March 2015

Cairns school students offer Mandarin lesson to welcome Chinese visitors in their native tongue

The Cairns Post

3 March 2015

With an eye to Asia

Sydney Morning Herald

3 March 2015

The bilingual advantage

The Age

27 Feb 2015

Shiwa students welcomed

Warwick Daily News

25 Feb 2015

Here's How Families in Three Asian Countries Welcome the Lunar New Year

Asia Society

20 Feb 2015

High school students to benefit from Confucius classrooms

UQ News

20 Feb 2015

Mandarin demand explodes in schools from Cairns to Cape York

Cairns Post

18 Feb 2015

Two Australian artists win Indian art residencies

Big News Network

17 Feb 2015

Fun camp inspires Narrogin students

The West Australian Regional

17 Feb 2015

School welcomes Japanese students

Port Lincoln times

17 Feb 2015

Chinese New Year on the Gold Coast

Kids on the Coast

16 Feb 2015

Chinese New Year special

The Weekly Review

15 Feb 2015

Horsham College farewells Chinese exchange students

The Wimmera Mail-Times

13 Feb 2015

Chinese New Year 2015

Time Out Melbourne

13 Feb 2015

SinoSA a sister city signing

InBusiness South Australia

13 Feb 2015

Cultural exchange

The Weekly Advertiser

13 Feb 2015

Korean is the new school lingo

The West Australian

10 Feb 2015

A cultural exchange

Bendigo Advertiser

9 Feb 2015

Strengthening international ties through the arts

Arts Review

8 Feb 2015

Horsham College hosts Chinese exchange students

The Wimmera Mail-Times

8 Feb 2015

Local role in language trial

The North West Star

7 Feb 2015

Country school punches above its weight on education front

The Courier

7 Feb 2015

What will life be like for today’s kids in 2030?

Herald Sun

4 Feb 2015

Japan's Consul General visits Girton Grammar school

Bendigo Advertiser

3 Feb 2015

Notes on teaching Chinese to foreign learners

Curriculum & Leadership Journal

3 Feb 2015

School ski trip with a cultural twist

Daily Mercury

30 Jan 2015

School extends Mandarin lessons to Year 3

Cairns Post

28 Jan 2015

Japan education pushing Jason Davidson in front for Socceroos start

Canberra Times

26 Jan 2014

An adventure of a multilinguist 27 Jan

The Jakarta Post

26 Jan 2014

Advice for raising bilingual kids

SBS News

22 Jan 2015

Gyaru: An exploration of femininity in contemporary Japanese pop culture


20 Jan 2015

Boom in Asian tourism to help Australian businesses

Beaudesert Times

19 Jan 2014

Australians taking sides in the Asian Cup, but for which team?

Australasian Science

14 Jan 2015

Twin takes on a 20th century classic

Asia Society

13 Jan 2015

NSW, Gujarat sign agreement to strengthen relations

The Indian Sub-Continent Times

12 Jan 2015

Mala Mehta wins Pravasi Bharatiya Samman

Indian Link

11 Jan 2015

Indonesian insight for ag students

North Queensland Register

07 Jan 2015

Students to build Asian ties with new Colombo Plan scholarships

The Age

07 Jan 2015

Seeing China in 2014: 52 stories, one image at a time

Asia Society: China File

19 Dec 2014

Pupils relish exchange

The McIvor Times

17 Dec 2014

Japanese Beginners a breeze for student who tops HSC course in NSW

News Local

16 Dec 2014

Students trifle with Aussie culture


12 Dec 2014

Indonesians learn from Armidale experience

Armidale Express

10 Dec 2014

UWA Confucius Institute wins global award

University of Western Australia

10 Dec 2014

Look who's talking: Indonesian in Australia 11 Dec

The Conversation

10 Dec 2014

Languages on the up in primary schools

Neos Kosmos

09 Dec 2014

New programme to boost NT teacher numbers

Charles Darwin University

6 Nov 2014

Overnewton college takes bold steps in Mandarin

Brimbank & Northwest Star Weekly

5 Nov 2014

NT push to win minds in China for education

NT News

15 Oct 2014

Indonesian program provides golden opportunities

NT News

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