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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Sign up now for TeachMeetAsia, taking place in Perth and Geraldton on 6 November.

Billy Sing 

Investigate the contributions Chinese Australians made in World War I in this Year 9 History resource.

Indonesia study programs 

Registrations for 2015 study programmes to India, China and Indonesia close on 31 October. Register now.

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The Australian Curriculum Review recognises the importance of Asia for students. More

 


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24 Oct 2014

How a women's Muslim Aussie Rules team stood tall

The Guardian


22 Oct 2014

Cerita Dua Guru Asal Australia Mengajar Siswa SMA di Bandung

Tribun Network


20 Oct 2014

1,100 preschools want to try languages

Prime7


20 Oct 2014

For a better brain, learn another language

SBS


18 Oct 2014

Education Opinion: 'Children should start learning languages at age three'

The Telegraph


16 Oct 2014

Contemporary fashion turning Japanese

ECU


16 Oct 2014

Indonesian dance and other arts in Canberra

City News


15 Oct 2014

Indonesian program provides golden opportunities

NT News


15 Oct 2014

Metella Road parents and pupils celebrate diversity

Blacktown Sun


11 Oct 2014

Wooranna Park, where school is like Disneyland

The Canberra Times


10 Oct 2014

Achievement in community languages

NSW DEC


10 Oct 2014

Indian Diwali festival of light to brighten Bendigo

Bendigo Advertiser


10 Oct 2014

Avoca Chinese garden revealed

Bendigo Advertiser


10 Oct 2014

Alison Carroll on a journey through Asian art

Daily Review


9 Oct 2014

40,000 year old rock art found in Indonesia

The Conversation


9 Oct 2014

Omar Khan on Australia’s readiness for the Asian Century

Financial Review


8 Oct 2014

What works for developing Asia relevant capabilities in Australian schools

Australian College of Educators


7 Oct 2014

Primary school pupils out of the classroom and off to the real thing

The Standard


7 Oct 2014

Fostering deeper links with India

Indian Link


3 Oct 2014

Joining forces: Australia's part in tackling global mental health

ABC Radio Australia


1 Oct 2014

Australian Ambassador visits Aceh Province

Australian Embassy to Indonesia


1 Oct 2014

Just 100 days until the AFC Asian Cup

SBS


28 Sept 2014

Australian women will thrive in Asia

Australia China Business Council


25 Sept 2014

Tasmanian school's reserve trail wins National Junior Landcare award

ABC


25 Sept 2014

Bilingual community share experiences at workshop

University of Southern Queensland


24 Sept 2014

University of Melbourne announces new Asian Exchange scholarship

The University of Melbourne


24 Sept 2014

Tour aims to build understanding of Korea in NZ classrooms

Scoop


23 Sept 2014

Lansdowne Crescent Primary pupils lead the way for visitors

The Courier Mail


23 Sept 2014

Wine School educates about Australian wine in Chinese context

The Lead South Australia


19 Sept 2014

Students drawn to study Mandarin and Japanese

Canberra Times


18 Sept 2014

APF Canada Announces Speakers and Program for Landmark Conference on Building Asia Skills and Knowledge

Press Release Point


17 Sept 2014

Launch of La Trobe University Asia Centre

Andrew Robb


17 Sept 2014

Preps love to learn language

Herald Sun


15 Sept 2014

Inspired by Asia, created in Australia and now read all over the world

ABC Radio Australia


16 Sept 2014

Travel to be a real education for middle school students

NT News


16 Sept 2014

Learning a second language child's play

Ministers' Media Centre


15 Sept 2014

Federal government to launch trial programme to teach kids languages

Herald Sun


13 Sept 2014

ASEAN and Australia 40 years on

ABC Radio National


12 Sept 2014

Newcastle China Festival to showcase growing relationship with China

Newcastle City Council


11 Sept 2014

School shows off bilingual education during Chinese lantern festival

Leader


11 Sept 2014

Bendigo sends delegation to China

Bendigo Advertiser


9 Sept 2014

Private collectors offer glimpse of rare Chinese treasures

MegaphoneOZ


9 Sept 2014

Confucius' birthplace builds ties with South Australia

ArtsHub


4 Sept 2014

Katie Grubb wins Premier's Teaching Scholarship

Ballina Information Blog


4 Sept 2014

Transforming health in Asia

Asialink


4 Sept 2014

Australia, India to strengthen educational ties

The Indian Sub-continent Times


3 Sept 2014

Thai folk art takes out Geelong Contemporary art prize

Arts Hub


3 Sept 2014

Victor Harbor High School Asian Market

The Times


3 Sept 2014

Adelaide primary school may teach half its lessons in Mandarin

News.com.au


2 Sept 2014

New education resource through News in Education program

Herald Sun


1 Sept 2014

First New Colombo Plan scholars return home

Australian National University


1 Sept 2014

Victoria welcomes Japanese university students

Premier of Victoria


1 Sept 2014

Talking the talk: arts conferences to watch out for

ArtsHub


28 August 2014

ACARA releases update to Australian Curriculum website

ACARA


26 August 2014

State school students soon required to learn second language

The Morning Bulletin


26 August 2014

Intensifying ties with China

In Daily


26 August 2014

Students see benefits of learning second language

The Satellite


26 August 2014

Horse inspires art in Panda competition

City News


25 August 2014

India for greater transport connectivity with ASEAN: Sushma

Herald Globe


24 August 2014

Prep children to learn a second language

The Daily Telegraph


20 August 2014

Plenty to learn for visiting Japanese students

Western Advocate


20 August 2014

First Chinese Australian artist to exhibit at Parliament House, Canberra

Medianet


19 August 2014

Art residencies writing a new chapter in Asia–Australia ties

ArtsHub


19 August 2014

Students benefit from sister city exchange

Gladstone News Weekly


19 August 2014

Asialink formulates a new scientific arts residency

ArtsHub


19 August 2014

Funders ensure an increase in the cultural capital

ArtsHub


18 August 2014

Australia's education partnership with Indonesia

DFAT


18 August 2014

Bilingual Mandarin school in Chatswood planned to be a high rise

North Shore Times


16 August 2014

Asian languages fast overtaking European voices in Geelong

Geelong Advertiser


15 August 2014

Blayney school building bridges with South Korea

Blayney Chronicle


15 August 2014

Hawkesdale students headed for China

The Standard


13 August 2014

'We are family’: Chinese teacher

Sunraysia Daily


13 August 2014

Engaging Asia: Challenges for Australian businesses

Asialink


11 August 2014

Push to get more Aussie kids speaking their native language

SBS News


11 August 2014

Local schools aim to strengthen Asian bonds through partnerships

Courier Mail


11 August 2014

Lost in translation: Speaking up for Indonesian

Megaphone Oz


8 August 2014

Japanese students experience iconic Australia

Byron News


8 August 2014

AFC Asian Cup Education Program

Fox Sports Pulse


6 August 2014

Discovering Asia with your students

Curriculum Press


6 August 2014

How today's classrooms are preparing our children for the future

ABC Radio Australia


5 August 2014

Partners the key to success in Asia

Financial Review


5 August 2014

It's not what you do, it's the way you do it

Financial Review


5 August 2014

New challenges for businesses working in Japan

Financial Review


5 August 2014

Women in the Asian Century Report

UGM Consulting


5 August 2014

Partners the key to success in Asia

Financial Review


5 August 2014

Engaging Asia: Challenges for Australian Businesses

Asialink Business


4 August 2014

Arts are key to unlocking students' potential, say academics

The Sydney Morning Herald


4 August 2014

Work to strengthen Asia ties

Stock & Land


4 August 2014

Understanding cultural differences vital

Stock & Land


1 August 2014

Broached Retreat: Australian design in Beijing

ArchitectureAU


1 August 2014

A touch of Japanese in Burrawang

Southern Highland News


1 August 2014

Chinese students visit sister schools in Australia

ABC Radio Australia


1 August 2014

Education expert Dr Yong Zhao says schools stifle creativity

The Courier Mail


31 July 2014

Will your students be 'Asia capable'?

Schoolink


31 July 2014

Schools cut foreign languages

The West Australian


31 July 2014

Beyond the Asian century: advice on fitting in

CRN


31 July 2014

New centre for Chinese language

PSnews online


31 July 2014

Chinese whispers in class: bilingual students do better

The West Australian


30 July 2014

Bottles for Bali at Bega High

Bega District News


29 July 2014

Greater Brisbane's multicultural hubs

The Sydney Morning Herald


29 July 2014

Family ties in cultural journey

The Advocate


28 July 2014

How to learn a language (and which to choose)

The New Daily


25 July 2014

Japanese masters of Australian beef

Meat & Livestock Australia


24 July 2014

Aussie kids to get cricket smart

ICC Cricket


22 July 2014

10-minute bites on Asian art a worthy chew

Arts Hub



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