RMIT University

Melbourne, Australia
5-9 July 2000

LEaRNing Conference 2000

About the Conference

About the Venue

Conference Themes

Keynote Speakers

Papers & Workshops


'How To' Workshops

Book Launches

Desert Aboriginal Community
Learning Experience

Rainforest Aboriginal Community
Learning Experience

Call for Papers

International Participants

Australian Participants

Publication of Papers


About Melbourne, Victoria







The Seventh International Literacy & Education Research Network Conference on

RMIT University
Melbourne, Australia
5-9 July 2000

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  • Conference Opening, 6.30pm, Wednesday 5 July 2000, followed by four full days of conference, Thursday 6-Sunday 9 July 2000. Conference Dinner: 7.30pm, Saturday 8 July.
  • Conference set at RMIT University, in the centre of the cosmopolitan City of Melbourne - close to Chinatown, the Greek quarter, galleries, bookshops, cafes and shops.
  • International speakers: enjoy the intellectual and professional challenge of presentations by some of the world's leading educators.
  • Informal conversations led by keynote speakers.
  • Two unique opportunities to learn from the ancient cultures of Aboriginal Australia - living and learning in a desert community near Alice Springs (in central Australia: the week before the conference) and in a rainforest community near Cairns (in the tropical north of Australia: the week after the conference).
  • A participants' conference: hear practitioners speak.
  • Take the opportunity to present on your teaching practice.
  • Option to include papers in refereed conference proceedings.
  • Option to have conference attendance added to your postgraduate qualifications.
  • Very reasonable conference packages: registration + airfares + accommodation.
  • Group booking discounts available.


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