The Fifth Biennial Conference of the World Federation of Associations for Teacher Education (WFATE),   will be held  on 9-11 July 2018 at ACU, East Melbourne. The conference website can be accessed at:


WFATE extends a call for abstracts for conference submissions in response to the general conference theme ‘Transformative Teacher Education in Local and Global Contexts’.

Presenters should indicate which of the four sub-themes their presentation best fits within:

1) Social Justice, Inclusion and Diversity in Education

2) Transformative Teacher Education

3) Pedagogy and Curriculum

4) Policy and Partnerships in Teacher Education Abstracts for all submissions (poster, symposium,  workshop or oral presentation) close on 12 March 2018


Are you a HDR student and have a research poster that has previously been presented at student research conference? The final day of this conference “Education student day” will feature a research poster competition for HDR students. Research students are, however, welcome to present in any of the submission formats.

Please distribute this information to your teacher education networks.

Last updated: 
Friday, 16 February 2018