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The Centre

The YuMi Deadly Centre (YDC) is a research centre located within the Faculty of Education at QUT. The Centre was formed in 2009 and officially opened in March 2010.

YDC is dedicated to enhancing the learning of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children, young people and adults to improve their opportunities for further education, training and employment, and to equip them for lifelong learning.


News and events

YDC Sharing Summit highlights

24–25 October 2016

The sixth annual YDC Sharing Summit featured a keynote presentation from Dr Chris Matthews and brought together educators from across Australia for an inspiring two days of connecting, reflecting and recharging.

Watch the Sharing Summit highlights video

Maths, story and dance: an Indigenous approach to teaching

Read more about Dr Chris Matthews and his approach to teaching mathematics in this news article.

Read the full ABC news article