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Learning Indigenous history through ‘Story Time’

In the lead-up to NAIDOC Week 2019, Story Box Library will release the latest video in its Indigenous Story Time series, which aims to assist students in developing a greater understanding of different cultures, languages and beliefs.

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Primary school students say no to bullying

Finalists in Interrelate’s 2019 Say No To Bullying Poster Competition were honoured during a ceremony at Government House, with an 11-year-old student from Lennox Head Public School named the winner for her artwork depicting this year’s theme Be Kind, Lend a Hand.

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Victoria to ban mobile phones in schools

Mobile phones will be banned in all Victorian state primary and secondary schools from 2020, in a bid to tackle cyberbullying and reduce distraction in the classroom.

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A new wave of classroom pioneers

Five inspirational teachers from New South Wales have been chosen as part of The Learning Edge, a state-wide search for the most creative digital educators. With the support of Google Australia, they are set to engage an even bigger audience online.

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School STEM awards

Applications for the Governor’s School STEM awards in Western Australia, which aim to recognise outstanding whole-of-school STEM education, are now open to primary and secondary schools across the state.

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SBS launches Indigenous-led resources

Ahead of the upcoming NAIDOC Week, SBS Learn has launched new classroom resources that aim to support learning around the contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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