Mrs Anne Bayetto


College of Education, Psychology and Social Work

place Education Building (5.59)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Anne has been a mainstream, special class, and adaptive education teacher and a district-wide disability support coordinator. She was the founding member of the South Australian Education Department's Learning Difficulties Support Team and she has worked in the Early Years Literacy Project as well as managing literacy and numeracy action research projects. She has voluntarily tutored students with literacy or numeracy learning difficulties ranging in ages from five to young adult and since 1989 has worked closely with the Specific Learning Difficulties Association of South Australia (SpeldSA). She regularly offers professional learning sessions for teachers, leaders and managers in education sectors across Australia. Anne is the reading expert for the Principals as Literacy Leaders (PALL) program and teaches these professional learning sessions in conjunction with Professor Tony Townsend (Griffith University, Brisbane-Educational Leadership) in different states of Australia.

At Flinders University she teaches undergraduate and postgraduate topics focusing on school students who have literacy and/or numeracy difficulties.

Certificate 1V in Workplace Training and Assessment
Diploma in Teaching
Graduate Diploma in Reading Education
Bachelor of Education
Graduate Certificate in Disability Studies (Learning Difficulties)
Graduate Certificate in Education (International Education)
Master of Education
Honours, awards and grants

2014 Australian Educational Publishing Awards

Bayetto, A. et al. (2013). Oxford literacy assess. South Melbourne: Oxford University Press.

  1. Primary: Teaching resource
  2. Primary: Outstanding digital resource
  3. Overall winner: Excellence in Australian Educational Publishing. EPAA-catalogue-2014
Key responsibilities
Program Director, BEd(SpecEd) Singapore
Research expertise
Specialist studies in education
Research interests

Effective teaching and learning of literacy and numeracy

Teaching interests
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
Topic coordinator
EDUC2323 Students with Numeracy Difficulties (4.5 units)
EDUC2423 Students with Literacy Difficulties (4.5 units)
EDUC9409 Intervention for Students with Numeracy Difficulties (4.5 units)
EDUC9522 Intervention for Students with Literacy Difficulties (4.5 units)
EDUC3641 Professional Experience 1 (Singapore)
EDUC4741 Professional Experience: Final Assessment (Primary R-7), Singapore
Topic lecturer
EDUC1224 Foundations of Special Education, Singapore
Supervisory interests
Education, literacy
Education, numeracy
Higher degree by research supervision
Associate supervisor: Reading (1)