ACSA 2019 Curriculum ConferenceOctober 02 2019
CITE team member, Dylan Chown attended the Australian Curriculum Studies Association 2019 Curriculum Conference held at the picturesque Melbourne Zoo. The Conference is the premier gathering in the country for Curriculum and this year was aptly themed: “Empowerment - Engagement – Enrichment”.
UniSA Colleague, Dr Deborah Price (picture below), a regular presenter at the Annual Islamic Schooling Conferences, is the President of ACSA.
Dylan appeared on the day 1 panel session following the Key Note Address and offered perspectives on key questions in the field. Such as, what are the challenges Australian Education faces in achieving educational excellence? How do we prepare students for a rapidly changing world? How do we support continuous innovation in schools?
Dylan also presented a joint paper with Dr Nadeem Memon in the form of a workshop session titled: ‘Culturally & Religiously Responsive Pedagogy: Resisting thin equity & promoting greater intercultural understanding’.
Areas of study and research
- UniSA Cancer Research Institute
and Social Sciences
- Art, Architecture and Design
- Communication, International Studies and Languages
- Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy
- Barbara Hardy Institute
- Australian Centre for Child Protection
- Asia Pacific Centre for Work Health and Safety
- Behaviour-Brain-Body Research Centre
- Centre for Cognitive and Systems Neuroscience
- Centre for Islamic Thought and Education
- China-Australia Centre for Sustainable Development
- Creative People, Places and Products Research Concentration
- Design Research for Health & Wellbeing
- Digital Transformations Research Group
- Hawke EU Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence
- Research Centre for Languages and Cultures
IT, Engineering and
- Future Industries Institute
- UniSA College