Dean's Welcome Message

Professor-Amy-Cutter-Mackenzie-Knowles-Dean-and-Head-of-School-School-of-Education with studentProfessor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie-Knowles, Dean and Head of School, School of Education, in class with student

Welcome to the School of Education. The School of Education is a place where your journey will be nurtured, supported and deeply enriched by our highly talented staff. Our academic staff, in particular lead internationally renowned research programs responding to the biggest and most challenging dilemmas in Education.

What we do matters. We make a difference by preparing outstanding educators and educational researchers for a highly complex and changing world.  We make children and young people’s lives better. We lead and contribute to Australian and international curriculum and policy. This is evidenced by the recent Australian Research Council’s Engagement and Impact Assessment 2018-2019 National Report, which rated SCU’s research impact in Education as ‘High’ (the highest possible rating).

Whether you join us for a teaching qualification, to build upon your existing professional experience, or to contribute to educational research, joining SCU’s School of Education makes you not only part of our professional network but also part of an education experience that matters.

I warmly welcome you to the School of Education.  I encourage you to explore and experience the outstanding opportunities we offer for study, research and community engagement.

Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie-Knowles
Dean and Head of School, School of Education