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student desk
5 February 2018
2018 promises to be a very exciting and productive year for ALL.
20 November 2017
Two highlights for ALL are the start of our long-awaited Passion-Led Learning Index and our submission to the Gonski 2 review.
14 September 2017
We are calling for six innovative Victorian secondary schools to trial our Passion-Led Learning Index and Toolkit
Charles Fadel speaking
14 June 2017
Charles Fadel gave us big ideas to think about, and much to act upon if we want to serve the interests of our children going into the...
Diagnostic assessment
6 June 2017
ALL submitted to the Productivity Commission highlighting that the most important data for learners is diagnostic data because it...
7 May 2017
Parents have a vital role to play in making sure their children have the schooling they need to succeed in work and life, according to...
Wishing tree
22 March 2017
We are delighted to bring you our first newsletter of 2017. It showcases some of the work the Australian Learning Lecture team has underway...
students at work
7 December 2016
Welcome to our Summer 2016 newsletter. This edition features many important stories about our work at the Australian Learning Lecture.
gratitude wall used in positive education
24 February 2016
Find out how one school in South Australia equips students so that they flourish when they leave school.
Teenagers in a classroom
10 December 2015
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull launched the National Innovation and Science Agenda, saying “…we are going to focus on talent and skills,...
celebration wall to record positive thoughts
24 August 2015
The recent release of NAPLAN results shows a worrying trend for Australia, with little change in student achievement since 2008. Other...
 Child drawing on paper
28 July 2015
A new Grattan Institute report argues that schools and education systems should target teaching to the individual needs of every child.
20 July 2015
“Data, far from being in opposition to joy is an important ingredient in it.” – Sir Michael Barber, ALL lecture.
 School students interacting at a lecture
7 July 2015
Data is often feared in Australian education, but it can be used to best understand how individuals may flourish.
Michael Barber joy and data
25 May 2015
Last Thursday, 21 May marked the launch and inaugural lecture on joy and data for the Australian Learning Lecture (ALL) initiative.
inaugural speaker ALL
7 May 2015
Welcome to the very first edition of the Australian Learning Lecture (ALL) update. We are very excited to launch this thought provoking...
data image
2 April 2015
The inaugural ALL theme is ‘Joy and Data’: two ideas not often expressed together, but both central to learning.
school experiment
2 April 2015
School systems are turning to broader skills to ensure future growth and equip students to face an uncertain future.
2 April 2015
There is a wider range of scores between the lowest and highest performing Australian students than the OECD average.