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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 […]

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, […]

Wenhui Zhang joins CSER group as a Masters student

March 18, 2013


Wenhui Zhang has joined the CSER group to complete his Masters research project. Wenhui will be working on the visualisation of software to assist learning project. Software visualisation is a successful tool in assisting students to learn how to program, whether it be understanding the execution of code, or the application of fundamental programming concepts. […]

CSER welcomes new Postdoc!

July 3, 2012


This week, the CSER group welcomes our new postdoctoral research fellow, Rebecca Vivian, who is joining us for the next year. Welcome, Rebecca! The CSER group is also travelling this week – our PhD students are attending an AAEE workshop on education research methods, while Rebecca is joining us at the HERDSA conference. You can […]