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Barry McGaw

Honorary
curriculum
psychometrics
learning
social sciences
psychology
education & educational research
science & technology
psychology, educational
psychology, mathematical
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Prof

Barry McGaw

 
Division
Melbourne Graduate School Of Education
 
Primary Interest
Equity
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Prof

Barry McGaw

 

Barry McGaw is a part-time Vice-Chancellor's Fellow at the University of Melbourne and part-time Chair of the Board of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority. From 2006, he was a half-time Professorial Fellow in the in the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, first as Director of the Melbourne Education Research Institute and then, in 2009 as the founding Executive Director of the Cisco, Intel, Microsoft international Assessment and Teaching of 21st Century Skills project.

Prior to returning to Australia at the end of 2005, he was Director for Education at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). He had earlier been Executive Director of the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), Professor of Education at Murdoch University, Head of the Research and Curriculum Branch in the Queensland Department of Education and a science and mathematics teacher in Queensland secondary schools.

Professor McGaw is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, the Australian Psychological Society, the Australian College of Educators and the International Academy of Education. He has been President of the Australian Association for Research in Education, the Australian Psychological Society, the Australian College of Educators and the International Association for Educational Assessment.

Professor McGaw received an Australian Centenary Medal in 2001 and was appointed an Officer in the Order of Australia in 2004.

Projects

Displaying the 23 most recent projects by Barry McGaw.

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Projects

Project Types


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Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 35 most recent scholarly works by Barry McGaw.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2004

Officer of the Order of Australia


2012

Australian Council for Educational Leaders Gold Medal for outstanding contribution to the study & practice of educational administration & leadership

Australian Council for Educational Leaders

2012

Australian Council of Educational Leaders

2006

Madhuri and Jagdish N. Sheth International Alumni Award for Exceptional Achievement

University of Illinois

2001

Australian Centenary Medal for distinguished service through educational research and policy

Australian Government

1994

Australian College of Education Medal

Australian College of Education

2007

FIAE - Fellow of the International Academy of Education


1984

FASSA - Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia


1984

FAPSS - Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society


1976

FACE - Fellow of the Australian College of Education


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Melbourne Graduate School Of Education

Honorary Fellow

Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia

Fellow

Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia

Fellow

Australian Psychological Society

Fellow

Australian College of Educators

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Master of Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Bachelor of Education (Hons)

The University of Queensland

Bachelor of Education

The University of Queensland

Bachelor of Science

The University of Queensland

Diploma in Education

The University of Queensland