Information for prospective authors

The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) is one of the world’s leading educational research centres, committed to creating and distributing research-based knowledge, products and services to improve learning across the lifespan in both formal and informal settings. ACER is a not-for-profit organisation established in 1930 that now has more than 300 staff based throughout Australia and overseas.

ACER Press is the publishing arm of ACER, publishing high-quality, evidence-based resources for use by professionals working in education, psychology, human resources and related areas. ACER Press publishes books, assessment instruments, kits and periodicals.

We are currently interested in considering proposals for publications in the following broad educational areas:

  • educational leadership
  • student wellbeing
  • identification of and engagement with students in at-risk categories
  • learning and learning difficulties
  • effective learning and teaching strategies in curriculum areas.

All submitted proposals or manuscripts should be evidence- or research-based. To assist us in making an informed decision, we request that all authors complete the ACER Press publishing proposal form, which should accompany your proposal or manuscript.

For further information please contact:

Publisher, ACER Press
19 Prospect Hill Road, Camberwell VIC 3124

T: + 61 3 9277 5555
F: + 61 3 9277 5500

Publishing with ACER Press

Publishing proposal form

Information for contracted ACER Press authors