Department of Education and Training
Visit the Department of Education and Training website.
Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority
Robert Randall - Chief Executive Officer
Outcome: Improved quality and consistency of school education in Australia through national curriculum, national assessment, data collection and performance reporting system.
Visit the ACARA website.
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
Russell Taylor - Principal (Chief Executive Officer)
Outcome: Further understanding of Australian Indigenous cultures, past and present through undertaking and publishing research, and providing access to print and audiovisual collections.
Visit the AIATSIS website.
Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership
Margery Evans - Chief Executive Officer
Outcome: Enhance the quality of teaching and leadership through developing standards, recognising teacher excellence, providing professional development opportunities, and supporting the teacher profession.
Visit the AITSL website.
Australian Research Council
Professor Aidan Byrne - Chief Executive Officer
Outcome: Growth of knowledge and innovation through managing research funding schemes, measuring research excellence and providing advice.
Visit the ARC website.
Australian Skills Quality Authority
Chris Robinson - Chief Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer
Outcome: Contribute to a high quality vocational education and training sector, including through streamlined and nationally consistent regulation of training providers and courses, and the communication of advice to the sector on improvements to the quality of vocational education and training.
Visit the ASQA website.
Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency
Professor Nicholas Saunders AO - Acting Chief Commissioner
Outcome: Contribute to a high quality higher education sector through streamlined and nationally consistent higher education regulatory arrangements; registration of higher education providers; accreditation of higher education courses; and investigation, quality assurance and dissemination of higher education standards and performance.
Visit the TEQSA website.