Computer Science Education Research at the University of Adelaide

Digital Technologies: Open Online course for Primary Teachers

November 10, 2013



Last week, the CSER team attended the Google Digital Technologies Summit where we heard some fantastic stories from some amazing teachers and educators in CS and Maths. It was a truly inspirational event – thank you Google for bringing us all together! We also heard some updates from the ACARA team regarding the new digital […]

Google Summit: Integrating Technologies into the curriculum

October 23, 2013


Those interested in the development of the ACARA Digital Technologies curriculum might be interested in following the activity at Google’s upcoming summit on Integrating Technologies into the Curriculum. This promises to be a great event, with keynotes by leaders in the area, and discussions with some of the most innovative educators from across Australia. CSER will […]

SIGCSE 2014 papers

October 18, 2013



The CSER group has had several papers accepted for publication at next year’s SIGCSE conference, which will be held in Atlanta. It will be a fantastic opportunity to present some updates on previous work, as well as introducing some new areas of research that we have been exploring. The first paper follows up our previous […]

Posted in: Publications, SIGCSE

Position Available: Software Developer

October 17, 2013


CSER has a position available over the summer break within the area of learning analytics. We are looking for someone with good programming skills, experience or interest in data visualisation, and good problem solving skills. Learning analytics involves analysing data from learning management systems, and online learning environments to identify trends or indicators of student behaviour. […]

Paper accepted for ACE 2014

October 11, 2013



The ACE conference is a fantastic conference for sharing ideas with our local CS education community.  I always learn so much when I attend, and so I am particularly pleased that our paper on the new Digital Technology curriculum in Australian has been accepted for the upcoming conference in Auckland next year. In this paper, […]

Papers accepted for Koli

August 27, 2013



CSER are off to Finland! We are very excited to have had two papers accepted for the Koli Calling conference later this year. Koli Calling is one of the highest quality conferences in the area of CS education research, with a strong emphasis on rigorous education research methods. It will be a fantastic opportunity to […]

Research contract exploring Digital Inclusion for Indigenous Australians

April 12, 2013


The CSER group is working with a team from across the University of Adelaide and the University of Canberra on a research contract with the Telstra Foundation exploring digital inclusion for Indigenous Australians, led by Professor Lester-Irabinna Rigney from the University of Adelaide. In this project we are exploring what it means for Indigenous Australians, […]


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