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Primary schools awarded for going green

Seven primary schools across Australia have won their share of cash and prizes as part of a nationwide competition that …
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Using emojis to monitor student wellbeing

In response to growing concerns about student wellbeing and its link to academic performance, a new classroom tool uses emojis, …
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ATARs and life after school

According to a new Grattan Institute report on Australia’s post-school education system, high school students who receive a low ATAR …
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Students embark on fossil expedition

Three South Australian high school students have had the opportunity to take part in an outback field excursion, digging up …
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Calling creative student inventors

The search has begun for Australia’s next generation of inventors, with students in Years 3-8 invited to enter their innovative …

Students learn to be Road Smart

Provided free of charge, Road Smart is a road safety education and training program delivered to Year 10 students (or …

Video: Enhancing STEM engagement

Alfred Deakin Professor and Chair in Science Education at Deakin University, Russell Tytler, discusses how using diagrams and visual representations …

Excel Lockers – Quality with service to match

Impressed by the quality and durability provided by Excel Lockers, Reddam House School in Sydney enlisted the company’s services once …

Sherpa Kids: A seamless partnership

Since introducing Sherpa Kids’ out of school hours care program to its students five years ago, St Paul’s Camden hasn’t …
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Playground design – How to get it right?

WillPlay’s General Manager Nathan Lee shares tips for choosing the right school playground for a variety of learning environments.
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Excel Lockers – Quality with service to match

Impressed by the quality and durability provided by Excel Lockers, Reddam House School in Sydney enlisted the company’s services once …
Beyond the Classroom

Sherpa Kids: A seamless partnership

Since introducing Sherpa Kids’ out of school hours care program to its students five years ago, St Paul’s Camden hasn’t …
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A tailored approach to adventure

PGL Adventure Camps tailors its programs to best meet the desired outcomes of each school group and its teachers, offering …
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Playground grants awarded

KOMPAN Australia has announced the winners of its 2019 Matched Funding Grant Program, which required entrants to brainstorm and detail …