Education News Archives - Page 7 of 102 - Education Matters Magazine

Adventures in the great outdoors

There is no doubt that education extends beyond the school grounds and that students need to push their boundaries, step outside their comfort zones and be challenged. As PGL Adventure Camps explains, school camps offer plenty of opportunities to do all of this. Read more

Recycled outdoor classroom competition

In an effort to drive awareness of the importance of recycling and encourage outdoor learning, waste management company TerraCycle has launched a national competition that sees trash turned to treasure, with a giveaway of five recycled outdoor classrooms. Read more

Investment in WA schools

The Western Australian Government has announced it will invest $452.8 million in 2019-2020 to improve infrastructure in Western Australian public schools, with additional funding allocated to ensure schools will have the necessary teaching staff and resources to accommodate forecast enrolment growth. Read more

Positive outcome for disadvantaged schools

The National Exceptional Teaching for Disadvantaged Schools (NETDS) Australian teacher training program has delivered positive results since it was rolled out over a decade ago. Read more

The search for five exceptional teachers

The New South Wales Department of Education and Teachers Mutual Bank have launched a joint initiative in a bid to find five extraordinary teachers keen to inspire students across the nation through a new educational YouTube channel. Read more

Australian Made launches new educational kits

The Australian Made Campaign has launched a new collection of Australian Made educational resources that aim to inform students about our local manufacturing history, Australian inventions and the social and economic benefits of buying Australian Made and Australian Grown products. Read more