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:

Study Program_Cambodia and Malaysia 

Expand understanding of Malaysia through this collection of resources, links, facts and figures and more.


Immerse yourself in Bhutan's culture, history and education system – register now for this popular study programme.

Asia content sample maps 

Access a digest of Asia-related reading and other inspiring ideas and content for the New Year.

Malaysia page 

Join in this online event to participate in discussion around implementation of the Australian Curriculum.

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19 Dec 2014

Pupils relish exchange

The McIvor Times

17 Dec 2014

Japanese Beginners a breeze for student who tops HSC course in NSW

News Local

16 Dec 2014

Students trifle with Aussie culture


12 Dec 2014

Indonesians learn from Armidale experience

Armidale Express

10 Dec 2014

UWA Confucius Institute wins global award

University of Western Australia

10 Dec 2014

Look who's talking: Indonesian in Australia 11 Dec

The Conversation

10 Dec 2014

Languages on the up in primary schools

Neos Kosmos

09 Dec 2014

New programme to boost NT teacher numbers

Charles Darwin University

4 Dec 2014

Sharing culture over bread

Catholic Education Office Sydney

4 Dec 2014

Volunteers a voice for diaspora communities

ABC Radio Australia

2 Dec 2014

Tasmanian year 5 student named Australian Young Historian of the Year

The Department of Education Media Centre

1 Dec 2014

Last chance for businesses to expand into Asia: PwC


28 Nov 2014

Art transcends time

Indian Link

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

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


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


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


20 Oct 2014

For a better brain, learn another language


18 Oct 2014

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

The Telegraph

16 Oct 2014

Contemporary fashion turning Japanese


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

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


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


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

8 August 2014

AFC Asian Cup Education Program

Fox Sports Pulse

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