Stronger together

As a booming young innovator, Australia’s portfolio of success is impressive, with contributions as varied as the first feature film, Wi-Fi, Gardasil, the Fairlight sampling synthesiser, the secret ballot and the black box flight recorder. The Adelaide Festival’s 1996 nod to the Hills Hoist playfully acknowledged the inherent link between artistic creativity and applied innovation.

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Mind the Gap – Some implications of the Australian Curriculum: Arts for policy change in tertiary arts and education training

A slow starter … sometimes tries but is easily distracted and could do better”. This ‘school report card’ was my summing up … of the first five years of implementation of the Australian Curriculum: Arts.

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Issues, challenges and needs for government arts, culture and education policy: an Art Education Australia (AEA) perspective

Art Education Australia (AEA) is the peak national professional association that supports and promotes art education at all levels as an integral part of general education and art education research in Australia … It is critically important that the Arts speak with a strong and united voice, particularly at the government level.

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Valuing the societal contribution of screen production

ASPERA is working towards better recognition of the myriad practices occurring in teaching and research by screen production academics nationally.  We would like to work more closely with policy makers to better support screen production inputs and outputs in the overlapping spheres of arts, culture and education.

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