Australasian Association of Distance Education Schools


Who are we? We are a strong and vibrant community of connected virtual educators who lead evidence based, innovative practice to influence the education agenda, enabling all students to thrive.

Why do we exist? Our association advocates for equitable access for diverse learners to high quality remote learning and leads the distance education agenda across Australia and New Zealand.

How do we do this? Our community of practice identifies effective practice that fosters continuous growth for diverse and dispersed learners; and provides professional learning opportunities to share evidence based practice in teaching and learning in our contexts.

What are our values?

  • Mahi Tahi (we work with shared purpose,together, as one)
  • Respect
  • Curiosity
  • Trust