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  • From Numbers to FACES: What High Performance Leaders and Teachers Do!

    Join us for an eye-opening seminar with education expert Dr. Lyn Sharratt, to discover how to turn overwhelming data into actionable insights that can transform your system, school, classroom. This session will consider how ‘Putting FACES on Data' is achieved in four areas by system, network, school and classroom leaders in order to create a culture of learning, empowerment, and continuous improvement.

  • Register with WES2024 with Discounted Rates

    Announcing our role as a World Education Summit Partner! Join us on 18–21 March 2024 for an event set to ignite global discussions, fostering inspiration and knowledge sharing in education across 7 themes & 400+ speakers. Use code ACEL50 for 50% off for up to 3 tickets!

  • Dr. Tim Lewis joins the ACEL Inclusion and Disability Conference line-up

    Dr. Tim Lewis has been involved in special education for 35 years.  He has taught students with emotional and behavioral disorders in high school, elementary, and self-contained psychiatric settings.  At present, Dr. Lewis is a Curators’ Distinguished Professor of Special Education at the University of Missouri. He is also past Co-Editor of the journal Behavioral Disorders, Associate Editor of the Journal of Positive Behavioral Interventions, and a member of 13 editorial boards.

  • Early bird registration open - ACEL National Inclusion and Disability Conference

    The Australian Council for Educational Leaders (ACEL) eighth national inclusion and disability conference is proudly presented in collaboration with the Northern Territory Department of Education in Darwin, 30-31 May 2024. We are excited to present our theme this year which is Leading an Inclusive culture through engagement and wellbeing.

  • Leading and Managing: Vol 29 No 2 - Spring/Summer 2023

    The Spring/Summer electronic edition of the Leading and Managing (L&M) journal for 2023 is now available. L&M continues to maintain a balance of practice and theory directed towards the complementary phases of leading and managing in educational administration.

  • AEL Vol 45, Issue 04 2023 now available

    The latest edition of the Australian Educational Leader (AEL) is out now! We are delighted to present ‘Data to improve learning’. Our lead articles have been written by our guest co-editor Dr Selena Fisk and Dr Lyn Sharratt. Other sections include a spotlight interview with Professor Geoff Masters, book reviews, success stories, and much more. FREE to all ACEL Members.

  • ACEL Monograph #64 now available

    The latest edition of ACEL's Monograph is out now! We are excited to present "Indigenous education in Australia – Learning and teaching for deadly futures" written by Associate Professor Marnee Shay.

  • View the ACEL WA Annual Awards Gallery

    The ACEL WA branch Annual Awards ceremony was held at Telethon Speech & Hearing, Perth and recognised various educational leaders in a range of categories. Photos from this great night are now available to view through the link below.

  • View the ACEL New England Awards Gallery

    ACEL New England recently held their Annual Awards Ceremony at Armidale Golf Club, NSW, where they recognised a number of educational leaders in a range of categories. We celebrate all of the winners this year and invite you to view the photos from the night below.

  • ACEL 2023 Annual Report

    ACEL’s 2023 Annual Report has now been released. Explore the highlights of ACEL's accomplishments and contributions to educational leadership in this latest report.

  • View the ACEL NT Annual Awards Gallery

    The ACEL NT branch Annual Awards ceremony was held at the Hilton, Darwin and recognised a number of educational leaders in a range of categories. Photos from the night are now available to view through the link below.

  • ACEL Commemorative Monograph

    In celebration of our 50th anniversary we have created a commemorative monograph written by ACEL Patron Frank Crowther, with a special contribution by Brian Caldwell and foreword written by Andy Hargreaves. Offering high quality professional learning services to people out in the field, wherever they are, and whatever their leadership needs may be.

  • View the ACEL QLD Annual Awards Gallery

    ACEL QLD recently held their Annual Branch Awards Ceremony at Wavell State High School, where they recognised a number of educational leaders in a range of categories. We celebrate all of the winners this year and invite you to view the photos from the night below.

  • ACEL National Conference concurrent sessions announced

    This years conference will feature a range of concurrent sessions, with experts in education from Australia and beyond. These insightful and engaging sessions, are only one of the many highlights to look forward to.

  • View the ACEL NSW Annual Awards Gallery

    The ACEL NSW branch Annual Awards ceremony was held at the Independent Theatre, North Sydney and recognised a number of educational leaders in a range of categories. Photos from the night are now available to view through the link below.

  • National Awards Winners and New Voice Scholars of 2023

    We are pleased to announce the awardees for our 2023 National Awards. These awards honours educational leaders who have dedicated themselves to the improvement of student and educational outcomes. It is also with great pride that ACEL congratulates the recipients of the 2023 New Voice Scholarships which recognise forward thinking, contextually relevant and responsive educational leaders whose work has had an impact above and beyond their immediate context.

  • Be part of ACEL’s Next Gen!

    As part of our upcoming ACEL National Conference being held in Brisbane from 27–29 September, we warmly invite you to express interest in being part of the conversation. Not only will you have the opportunity to lead for the future by sharing your expertise and thinking, we are also delighted to offer complimentary conference registration to selected Next Gen participants.

  • ACEL WA Branch Award nominations now open

    A highlight of the Australian Council for Educational Leaders Western Australia Branch is the annual celebration and presentation of awards. ACEL WA honours those educational leaders who in the view of their peers have made a significant contribution to the understanding and practice of educational leadership.

  • Leading and Managing: Vol 29 No 1 - Autumn/Winter 2023

    The Autumn/Winter electronic edition (Volume 29 Number 1) of the Leading and Managing (L&M) journal for 2023 is now available. L&M continues to maintain a balance of practice and theory directed towards the complementary phases of leading and managing in educational administration.

  • ACEL VIC’s Patron’s Oration 2023

    The ACEL VIC branch is excited to be hosting the Patron’s Oration on 19 July, with Co-Orators - Dr Brian Caldwell and Dr Frank Crowther. The theme for this session marks a big milestone as it ‘Celebrates 50 years of ACEL’. FREE for ACEL members!

  • AEL Vol 45, Issue 02 2023 now available

    The latest edition of the Australian Educational Leader (AEL) is out now! We are delighted to present ‘Rethinking the workforce'. Our lead articles have been written by Dr Jane A. G. Kise and; Dr Fiona Longmuir, Associate Professor Mike Phillips, Dr Beatriz Gallo Cordoba and Associate Professor Kelly-Ann Allen. Other sections include spotlight interview with Emeritus Professor Wendy Patton and book reviews. FREE to all ACEL Members.

  • AEL Vol 45, Issue 01 2023 now available

    The latest edition of the Australian Educational Leader (AEL) is out now! We are delighted to present ‘Emotional intensity of teaching and learning'. Our lead articles have been written by Dr Jane A. G. Kise and Associate Professor Susan Beltman. Other sections include a spotlight interview with Lorraine Finlay, book reviews and success stories. Now available for individual purchase or FREE to all ACEL Members.

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