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NSW teacher named among ‘world’s most dedicated’

Learning Enrichment Coordinator at Lumen Christi Catholic College in NSW, Helen Comerford, has been named as one of six finalists …
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Encouraging greater female participation in engineering

With women making up less than 10 per cent of engineers in Australia, the Engineering for Australia Taskforce, created to …
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New project examines benefits of reading at school

The impact of dedicated daily reading at school on students’ literacy and motivation is the focus of a new School …
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Supporting students impacted by Australia’s bushfire disaster

As Australia battles one of its worst bushfire disasters, Professor Marjory Ebbeck from the University of South Australia says the …
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Aussie teachers on global Dedicated Teacher Awards shortlist

Three Australian teachers are among just 50 teachers to make the shortlist for the Cambridge University Press’ Dedicated Teacher Awards, …

STEM education: Learning from primary teachers

STEM expert Dr Kathy Smith, from Monash University, discusses the challenges of STEM education and how we can learn from …
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ACPPA: Let teachers teach and principals lead

Brad Gaynor, President of the Australian Catholic Primary Principals’ Association (ACPPA), discusses the ongoing challenges and pressures faced by teachers …

AEU: The public schools success story

Correna Haythorpe, Federal President of the Australian Education Union (AEU), talks about the current increases in enrolment figures at public …

The links between academic failure and eating disorders in high-achievers

According to new research released by Monash University, the same emotions that drive academic success in female high-achievers can also …
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