Step Up brings together leaders in mathematics and science education from Queensland Universities in a cross-disciplinary, multi-institutional project team.

Partner Universities

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Chief investigator:
Professor Les Dawes
Chief investigator:
Professor Wendy Loughlin
Chief investigator:
Professor Hillary Whitehouse
Chief investigator:
Professor Peter Adams
Chief investigator:
Professor Carmel Diezmann

Other Partners

The Queensland Government Department of Education and Training

The Queensland College of Teachers (QCT)


The project would like to acknowledge the collaborative involvement of:

The Arts Centre Gold Coast

The Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA)

Inspiring Australia illuminate initiative

The Museum of Tropical Queensland (MTQ)

The Queensland Museum (QM)

The Cube, QUT

The Science Teachers Association Queensland (STAQ)

The State Library of Queensland (SLQ)

STEM for Schools, QUT

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ)