Welcome to the 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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News from AASE

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PD – Transitions to High School and Post School

Transitions to High School and Post SchoolI CAN CEO and AASE Patron Chris Varney will be presenting on strategies for helping schoolsand Autistic families to work together to support high school and post-school student transitionsthrough 2021 into 2022. These...
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AASE ACT Professional Learning Opportunity -“How the reviewed Arts Curriculum can be delivered to support the learning opportunities of students with diverse needs.”

AASE has sought an opportunity for the ACARA Arts Curriculum specialists, Helen Champion and Robyn Carmody, to come to Canberra and speak to its AASE members about how the reviewed Arts Curriculum can be delivered to support the learning opportunities of students with...

Have your say about the future of disability research in Australia

Researchers from the University of Sydney are leading a national consortium of academic and NGO partners to develop a disability research agenda for Australia for the next 10 years. As part of this agenda-setting we invite you to participate in a survey which aims to...
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NSW Professional Learning Event – 27th April 7:00pm – 8:00pm AEST

Topic Tasters: a series of brief presentations from participants in the AASE Lee Mills Teacher Education Awards. Harsharan Thethi: A case study in using UDL for individualized Instruction Ying Sng: Conversation capacities of individuals with autism. Anna Taylor:...

AASE Patron – Chris Varney

Chris Varney

Chris is a passionate and dedicated ambassador for people on the Autism Spectrum. Click here to read more about his efforts towards a better life for people on the Autism Spectrum. 

AASE Chapters

Each Australian state and territory has its own AASE chapter

Choose one of the links below to find out more about the local chapter, read their latest news, meet their executive, and find out when they meet.

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Australian Capital Territory

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New South Wales

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Northern Territory

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Queensland

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South Australia

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Tasmania

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Victoria

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Western Australia