Research

The Computer Science Education Research Group undertakes research into how we can improve the learning and teaching of Computer Science, ranging from primary through to tertiary education.

Our areas of research include Computer Science pedagogy, the use of technology to improve education, learning analytics and active learning methods within Computer Science classrooms.

We are particularly interested in how we can teach Computer Science or Computational Thinking from Foundation-6, including developing our understanding of appropriate pedagogy, and what we can learn about this new area from other, more established learning areas. If you are interested in forming a research collaboration or talking to us about our research, please contact us.

You can read more about our research at our CSER Research Blog.

Latest news

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Mar

Supporting Teachers Navigating the Remote Learning Landscape

Feeling a bit overwhelmed with the pace of change at the moment? You are not alone, together we will work through it! Toni Falusi, our Canberra based Project Officer shared this insight into recent changes for our work and how we can support you. 

13

Feb

Safer Internet Day 2020

February 11 was Safer Internet Day, a day for promoting awareness about online safety issues and promoting positive change. It is a reminder that these messages are relevant everyday given the ubiquitous nature of technology in our lives particularly as we are able to access it from such a young age.

13

Feb

Congratulations and farewell to Karen!

One of our team mates, Karen Butler, has left CSER to work as Curriculum Manager R-6 Technologies for the South Australian Department for Education. We wanted to say a big thank you and congratulations to Karen for being a wonderful contributor to the CSER Team! Karen has been with CSER ever since we first launched the project team in mid 2016. Karen has worked with hundreds of teachers across South Australia sharing her love of all things Digital Technology related!

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