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New Paralympic Education Project promotes inclusivity

A free online education initiative, Paralympics Australia’s Paralympic Education Project promotes inclusion of people with a disability and aims to …
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$2 million package for students affected by bushfires

State Schools’ Relief has received a $2 million government funding package to provide immediate support to Victorian students affected by …
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Holocaust education to address racism and prejudice

From 2020, all Year 9 and 10 students in Victorian government schools will learn about the Holocaust in a bid …
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2019 NAPLAN National Report released

The 2019 NAPLAN National Report, released 25 February 2020, shows a variety of gains at the primary level, though there …
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How positive maths teachers benefit students

A recent Monash University study has found that positive and confident primary maths teachers embrace student struggle in the classroom, …
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How to help young people, according to young people

Kareem El-Ansary, 2019 Youth Representative to the United Nations, completed a marathon listening tour last year. The issues raised were …
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Facts and Fishes: New Animal Protection Education resources

Voiceless has released its latest classroom resource suite ‘Facts and Fishes’, providing scientifically backed information on fish sentience and addressing …
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Welcome to Periods: Reducing awkward conversations

For young women, getting their first period is a natural part of growing up. But when it happens, many will …
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Junior Landcare launches Learning Centre

A new online Learning Centre launched by Junior Landcare features curriculum-aligned activities that aim to encourage young students to be …
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New Paralympic Education Project promotes inclusivity

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$2 million package for students affected by bushfires

State Schools’ Relief has received a $2 million government funding package to provide immediate support to Victorian students affected by …
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National oral care waste recycling competition for schools

A national recycling competition by TerraCycle is encouraging students to go head-to-head as they collect oral care waste, diverting traditionally …