Teaching Matters: Science of Learning National Summit

Teaching Matters is a multi-day professional learning event where educators from across the nation will come together to learn about the science of learning, high impact teaching practice and knowledge rich curriculum; and how it can be leveraged to improve their teaching, and the learning outcomes of students. As part of the event, there will be keynote presentations from highly credible experts in the field, Q&A’s and networking opportunities.


The National Summit is endorsed by the Tasmanian Government

Jeremy Rockliff
Jeremy RockliffPremier

We are thrilled to include the Premier of Tasmania, Jeremy Rockliff, in the Teaching Matters: Science of Learning National Summit Program!

Jeremy is a proud North West Tasmanian who grew up on the family farm at Sassafras. He received a Diploma in Farm Management from New Zealand’s Lincoln University. Jeremy has a strong empathy with community organisations, including Lifeline North West and Natural Resource Management. In 2002 he became an MP for Braddon and in 2014, was appointed Deputy Premier in the Liberal Government. He became Premier of Tasmania in April 2022.

Invited Speakers

Dr Jenny Donovan
Dr Jenny DonovanAustralian Education Research Organisation
Glenn Fahey
Glenn FaheyCentre for Independent Studies
Dr Lorraine Hammond
Dr Lorraine HammondSchool of Education, Edith Cowan University
Toni Hatten-Roberts
Toni Hatten-RobertsCOGlearn and Mastery Schools Australia
Dr Jordana Hunter
Dr Jordana HunterGRATTAN Institute
Jane Longhurst
Jane LonghurstMaster of Ceremonies
Ollie Lovell
Ollie LovellCrowther Centre and LaTrobe University
Peps Mccrea
Peps MccreaAmbition Institute and Steplab
Jordan O’Sullivan
Jordan O’SullivanShaping Minds Australia
Noel Pearson
Noel PearsonGood to Great Schools Australia and Cape York Partnership
Michael Roberts
Michael RobertsMastery Schools Australia and COGlearn
Jocelyn Seamer
Jocelyn SeamerJocelyn Seamer Education
Professor Pamela Snow
Professor Pamela SnowSchool of Education, La Trobe University
Reid Smith
Reid SmithOchre, Ballarat Clarendon College and SOLAR Lab
Dr Nathaniel Swain
Dr Nathaniel SwainLa Trobe School of Education
Brooke Wardana
Brooke WardanaShaping Minds