Public hearing - Melbourne, Monday, 4 March 2013

Teaching and Learning (maximising our investment in Australian schools)

Public hearing - Melbourne, Monday, 4 March 2013

Time: 9.00am - 5.05pm
Venue: Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens
380 William Street Melbourne VIC 3000

9.00am - 9.45am

Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute Sub. 5
Professor Geoff Prince, Director
Ms Janine McIntosh, Schools Manager

Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering Sub. 11
Mr Peter Pentland, Education Programs Manager
Dr Alan Finkel AM FTSE, President

9.45am - 10.30am

University of Melbourne Sub. 20
Professor Field Rickards, Dean of Education
Professor Stephen Dinham, Professor of Teacher Education

Deakin University Sub. 22
Professor Christine Ure, Head of the School of Education

10.30am - 10.40am


10.40am - 11.25am

By teleconference

Australian Council of Deans of Education Sub. 57
Professor Brenda Cherednichenko, President
Professor Diane Mayer, Teacher Education Specialist
Ms Helen Kenneally, Executive Officer

11.25am - 12.10pm

Education Standards Institute Sub. 10
Dr Kevin Donnelly, Director

12.10pm - 1.10pm


1.10 - 1.55pm

Grattan Institute Sub. 36
Dr Ben Jensen, Director, School Education Program 

1.55pm - 2.40pm

Haileybury Independent School Sub. 27
Mr Derek Scott, CEO/Principal
Mr John Fleming, Deputy Principal (Junior School)

2.40pm - 3.25pm

Australian Education Union Sub. 16
Mr Angelo Gavrielatos, Federal President  
Ms Jenni Devereaux, Federal Research Officer



3.35 pm - 4.20pm


Mr Phil Cullen by teleconference Sub. 6
Ms Lorraine Wilson Sub. 41

4.20pm- 5.05pm

Schools Connect Sub. 59
Ms Annemarie Rolls, Chief Executive Officer



For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3521
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