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Corporate entry Australian Council for Educational Research (1930 - )

From
1930
Camberwell, Victoria, Australia
Functions
Education
Website
http://www.acer.edu.au
Reference No
ABN 19 004 398 145
Location
19 Prospect Hill Road, Camberwell, Victoria 3124

Summary

The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) was established in 1930. Initially the Council was funded by a grant from the United States' Carnegie Corporation. By the mid-1940s the Commonwealth and State governments were all providing funding for the Council. ACER is an independent, non-profit organisation that devises ways to improve learning. Its mission is to "create and disseminate knowledge and tools that can be used to improve learning."

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Published resources

Books

  • Australian Council for Educational Research, A record of Council activities: 1930-1955, Australian Council for Educational Rsearch, Melbourne, 1955, 43 pp. Details
  • Connell, William Fraser, The Australian Council for Educational Research, 1930-80, Australian Council for Educational Rsearch, Hawthorn, Victoria, 1980, 394 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • 'Research in the Social Sciences', Australian Journal of Science, vol. VI, no. 2, 1943, pp. 60-61. Details

Online Resources

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