Call for Papers

Call for Abstracts Now CLOSED!

The conference program will be organised into streams corresponding to the themes or focus areas of AARE Special Interest Groups (SIGs).

Abstract Submission Guidelines

To view the submission guidelines please click here

Submit an Abstract

Abstract submissions have now closed, to view your submitted abstracts please click below and log in. Please note you can no longer edit your submissions


No physical, faxed or emailed submissions will be accepted.

Submission to offer a ‘Featured Symposium’ is separate to the Call for Abstracts. Please refer to the submission guidelines and criteria and the submission template. Send your completed template to CALL Closed. 

Special Interest Groups

The following Special Interest Groups will be featured in the 2018 conference program:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research
  • Arts Education Practice and Research
  • Assessment and Measurement
  • Early Childhood
  • Educational Leadership
  • Educational Theory and Philosophy
  • Environmental and Sustainability Education
  • Gender, Sexualities and Cultural Studies
  • Global Contexts for K-12 Education
  • Health and Physical Education
  • History and Education
  • Inclusive Education
  • Language and Literacy
  • Middle Years of Schooling
  • Motivation and Learning
  • Politics and Policy in Education
  • Poststructural Theory
  • Professional and Higher Education
  • Qualitative Research Methodologies
  • Rural Education
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
  • Social Justice
  • Sociocultural Activity Theory
  • Sociology of Education
  • Teacher Education and Research Innovation
  • Teachers’ Work and Lives
  • Technology and Learning

Full ABSTRACT Submission

Full papers are no longer accepted by AARE for refereeing. Authors who wish to publish full papers from accepted conference abstracts must make their own arrangements for paper peer review.

Have a Question?

Queries relating to the Call for Abstracts can be directed to the AARE Conference Office, Think Business Events on or 03 9417 1350

Conference Organiser
Think Business Events

Unit 17, 3 Westside Avenue
Port Melbourne VIC 3207  
9:00am - 5:00pm
Tel: +61 (0)3 9417 1350