A draft framework for an Australian Professional Tertiary Teacher Standards has been developed for consultation.

This first version seeks feedback and critique from colleagues. The aim is to test the argument and the draft framework. Future versions will be posted as they are developed in response to feedback.  

“A case for the use of standards in recognising, evaluating and rewarding university teaching: A discussion paper” provides a rationale for the framework can be accessed under REPORTS . 

The second paperA case for an Australian tertiary teacher standards framework: Discussion paper”  (May, 2017) is now available

Please download the draft framework and respond the the questions that follow and send your responses to Denise Chalmers  (

Download the draft APTTS v1

The second version is now posted and I invite your further comment and critique. Denise Chalmers  (