Professor Collette Tayler

Professor Collette Tayler

Professor Collette Tayler

Professor Collette Tayler holds the Chair in Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) at the University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education. She researches child learning and development, program effectiveness, policy and strategy and is the academic leader of the Master of Teaching Early Childhood (0-8 years) course.

Collette is the Deputy Chair of the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority, and a Board member of the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority.  Other projects include the development and conduct of lead assessor training to support the implementation of the National Quality Standards Assessment Rating process across Australia.