Professional Learning Education Hub, PLEdHub@deakin

The School of Education is one of the larger schools in the University and operates across 4 campuses – Melbourne Burwood, Geelong Waurn Ponds, Warrnambool and Cloud (online). It is a leading provider of primary and secondary teacher education, early childhood educator preparation, educational leadership and adult, vocational and applied learning education. Our strong partnerships with Deakin Alliance schools promote an applied approach to preservice and ongoing teacher education. In the context of a rapidly changing and innovative digital world, we are working to achieve significant advancement for a sustainable future, including leadership nationally and internationally across disciplines and professional knowledge.

By choosing to take a course through our professional learning education hub you will be experiencing learning with those who are ranked as amongst the best in the world. Our international standing in teaching and research is achieved through results and collaborations that in our subject area of Education place us at 27th in the world (QS Ranking 2019). 

The PLEdHub@Deakin offers a number of unique and innovative professional learning opportunities for educators and teachers that aim to: deepen knowledge; enhance teaching and learning evidence-based practices; improve education outcomes for children, young people and adults; build productive partnerships; and develop research and learning communities that engage in critical collaborative conversations with leading academics and colleagues across early childhood, school education systems, vocational education training, higher education, and community.  

The PLEdHub@Deakin includes online & face-to-face workshops, seminars, short courses, and on-line communities that provide participants with access to Deakin University’s teaching and learning experts, and internationally and nationally recognised education researchers.



Louise Paatsch

Louise Paatsch

Julianne Moss

Julianne Moss
Alfred Deakin Professor

Jason Zheng

Dr. Jason Zheng
Manager Educational Projects

Cathy Phillips
Project Officer