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Australian Association of Special Education (AASE)

AASE is a broad-based non-categorical association concerned with all who have special education needs.
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AASE is represented by State Chapters in each state and terrority across Australia and is managed by the National Council comprising of representatives of each state and territory.
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AASE organises a very successful and informative National Conference each year. In 2017 the AASE National Conference was held in Darwin, Northern Territory with 385 delegates in attendance.  The 2018 AASE National Conference will be held in Cairns, Queensland.  
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AASE hosts a wealth of documents and helpful resources that are posted by our chapters around Australia.
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To learn more about AASE Membership details and benefits visit our membership page.

Year 1 Phonics Testing


Press Release: Year 1 Phonics Screening Check

Leadership Development Scholarships for Women in Education

The National Excellence in School Leadership Initiative (NESLI) in partnership with Women & Leadership Australia (WLA) is administering a national scholarship program to support the development of female leaders across the education sector.

AASE Senate Enquiry into Disability in Education

To review the Australian Association of Special Education submission to the ‘Senate Inquiry into Current Level of Access and Attainment for Students with Disability in the School System and the Impact on Student and Families Associated with Inadequate Levels of Support’ please click on the below documents:

AASE Senate Inquiry into Disability in Education

AASE Response to Senate Inquiry Report 2