Professor Chris Walsh
Social & Environmental Justice Leader The Cairns Institute
Professor of Education College of Arts, Society & Education (CASE)
Vice President The Australian Literacy Educators’ Association (ALEA)
Professor Chris Walsh understands that for all students to be successful participants in an economy being transformed by new technologies, they need a sound understanding of digital literacies, including coding literacy. Chris, a former classroom teacher, is also the National Vice President of the Australian Literacy Educators’ Association. Chris publishes widely in the fields of teacher education and digital literacies.
Chris will be presenting “Coding literacy as a real thing” at this year’s Literacy Conference.