Asia Education Foundation

Asia Education Foundation (AEF)
enables educators to develop Asia literate young Australians. We support teachers, principals, education leaders and school communities to implement the Australian Curriculum cross-curriculum priority of Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia.

Learn more about what AEF can offer you and your school:

 

Learn about South Korea's history, arts and geography with resources, links, facts and figures, and more.

 

Experience Bhutan or Japan first hand in April 2015 and bring your knowledge back to the classroom.

 

Sign up for a digest of the latest Asia-related resources, professional learning, research, policy and events.

 

Examine South Korea's rise and the impact this has had in this Year 9 Geography learning sequence.


AEF Research Updates

25 Nov 2014

Hello Asia! Japanese film festival interview

The AU Review


24 Nov 2014

Showing the world with language

Southern Weekly


24 Nov 2014

Sister city relationships go from strength to strength

Daily Liberal


24 Nov 2014

‘Chalk and talk’ teaching might be the best way after all

The Conversation


20 Nov 2014

Incomparable Confucius classroom

Star Community


18 Nov 2014

Australia and China after their FTA

East Asia Forum


18 Nov 2014

Never too young to learn Indonesian

Blue Mountains Gazette


18 Nov 2014

'Lost' languages get ingrained in brain

Big News Network


17 Nov 2014

Tony Abbot seals free trade deal with Beijing

Canberra Times


17 Nov 2014

ACMI China Up Close Symposium

ACMI


14 Nov 2014

Culture is the challenge in Asia but language is a vital key

ANZ Blue Notes


14 Nov 2014

Primary school student to meet Indian prime minister

The Daily Advertiser


13 Nov 2014

Townsville preschoolers to receive Arabic lessons

Townsville Bulletin


13 Nov 2014

Western Sydney students connect to culture at language school

Rouse Hill Courier


13 Nov 2014

Learning a new language could sharpen your brain

Big News Network


12 Nov 2014

Interview: Pakistan's First Woman Cartoonist Shapes Young Minds, and Society

Asia Society


10 Nov 2014

Shepparton childcare centre chosen for language programme

Shepparton News


8 Nov 2014

ACT Scout clubs foster children's native languages

ACT News


8 Nov 2014

Preschools will teach a second language through play-based learning

Yahoo!7 News


7 Nov 2014

Warrnambool City Council's links to China offer more than friendship

The Standard


6 Nov 2014

Overnewton college takes bold steps in Mandarin

Brimbank & Northwest Star Weekly


5 Nov 2014

Melbourne's Malthouse Theatre premiers 'The Good Person of Szechuan' in Beijing

Arts News


5 Nov 2014

NT push to win minds in China for education

NT News


4 Nov 2014

NSW student embraces Japan

Blue Mountains Gazette


3 Nov 2014

Google announces Hindi-language website

Big News Network


31 Oct 2014

Using Japanese and real-world science to inspire student learning

Medianet


30 Oct 2014

Language classes for all kids

PSnews Online


30 Oct 2014

Scots College students take China business tour

Financial Review


29 Oct 2014

China tour the lesson of a lifetime for Woodford pupils

The Standard


29 Oct 2014

48 more Victorians offered Hamer scholarships

Premier of Victoria


29 Oct 2014

MADD talent showcase at Bega High School

Bega District News


25 Oct 2014

Far North to begin producing lots of little linguists

The Cairns Post


24 Oct 2014

How a women's Muslim Aussie Rules team stood tall

The Guardian


24 Oct 2014

China one of top 3 destinations for expats

FijiOne


22 Oct 2014

Cerita Dua Guru Asal Australia Mengajar Siswa SMA di Bandung

Tribun Network


20 Oct 2014

1,100 preschools want to try languages

Prime7


20 Oct 2014

For a better brain, learn another language

SBS


18 Oct 2014

Education Opinion: 'Children should start learning languages at age three'

The Telegraph


16 Oct 2014

Contemporary fashion turning Japanese

ECU


16 Oct 2014

Indonesian dance and other arts in Canberra

City News


15 Oct 2014

Indonesian program provides golden opportunities

NT News


15 Oct 2014

Metella Road parents and pupils celebrate diversity

Blacktown Sun


11 Oct 2014

Wooranna Park, where school is like Disneyland

The Canberra Times


10 Oct 2014

Achievement in community languages

NSW DEC


10 Oct 2014

Indian Diwali festival of light to brighten Bendigo

Bendigo Advertiser


10 Oct 2014

Avoca Chinese garden revealed

Bendigo Advertiser


10 Oct 2014

Alison Carroll on a journey through Asian art

Daily Review


9 Oct 2014

40,000 year old rock art found in Indonesia

The Conversation


9 Oct 2014

Omar Khan on Australia’s readiness for the Asian Century

Financial Review


8 Oct 2014

What works for developing Asia relevant capabilities in Australian schools

Australian College of Educators


7 Oct 2014

Primary school pupils out of the classroom and off to the real thing

The Standard


7 Oct 2014

Fostering deeper links with India

Indian Link


3 Oct 2014

Joining forces: Australia's part in tackling global mental health

ABC Radio Australia


1 Oct 2014

Australian Ambassador visits Aceh Province

Australian Embassy to Indonesia


1 Oct 2014

Just 100 days until the AFC Asian Cup

SBS


28 Sept 2014

Australian women will thrive in Asia

Australia China Business Council


25 Sept 2014

Tasmanian school's reserve trail wins National Junior Landcare award

ABC


25 Sept 2014

Bilingual community share experiences at workshop

University of Southern Queensland


24 Sept 2014

University of Melbourne announces new Asian Exchange scholarship

The University of Melbourne


24 Sept 2014

Tour aims to build understanding of Korea in NZ classrooms

Scoop


23 Sept 2014

Lansdowne Crescent Primary pupils lead the way for visitors

The Courier Mail


23 Sept 2014

Wine School educates about Australian wine in Chinese context

The Lead South Australia


19 Sept 2014

Students drawn to study Mandarin and Japanese

Canberra Times


17 Sept 2014

Launch of La Trobe University Asia Centre

Andrew Robb


17 Sept 2014

Preps love to learn language

Herald Sun


15 Sept 2014

Inspired by Asia, created in Australia and now read all over the world

ABC Radio Australia


16 Sept 2014

Travel to be a real education for middle school students

NT News


16 Sept 2014

Learning a second language child's play

Ministers' Media Centre


15 Sept 2014

Federal government to launch trial programme to teach kids languages

Herald Sun


13 Sept 2014

ASEAN and Australia 40 years on

ABC Radio National


12 Sept 2014

Newcastle China Festival to showcase growing relationship with China

Newcastle City Council


11 Sept 2014

School shows off bilingual education during Chinese lantern festival

Leader


11 Sept 2014

Bendigo sends delegation to China

Bendigo Advertiser


9 Sept 2014

Private collectors offer glimpse of rare Chinese treasures

MegaphoneOZ


9 Sept 2014

Confucius' birthplace builds ties with South Australia

ArtsHub


4 Sept 2014

Katie Grubb wins Premier's Teaching Scholarship

Ballina Information Blog


4 Sept 2014

Transforming health in Asia

Asialink


4 Sept 2014

Australia, India to strengthen educational ties

The Indian Sub-continent Times


3 Sept 2014

Thai folk art takes out Geelong Contemporary art prize

Arts Hub


3 Sept 2014

Victor Harbor High School Asian Market

The Times


3 Sept 2014

Adelaide primary school may teach half its lessons in Mandarin

News.com.au


1 Sept 2014

First New Colombo Plan scholars return home

Australian National University


1 Sept 2014

Victoria welcomes Japanese university students

Premier of Victoria


1 Sept 2014

Talking the talk: arts conferences to watch out for

ArtsHub


8 August 2014

AFC Asian Cup Education Program

Fox Sports Pulse



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