Optimising Students’ Academic Trajectories: The Role of Growth (‘Personal Best’) Goals

Current project

Despite governments injecting billions of dollars into schools, multitudes of students fall short of their academic potential. This project investigates academic growth (‘personal best’) goals and their impact on academic progress. 

Our research identifies significant and innovative approaches to optimise achievement and engagement through school. 

Funding Agency

Australian Research Council / Discovery Project (DP140104294)


Scientia Professor Andrew Martin

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