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Victorian primary school wins Hitachi interactive flat panel
Education News

Victorian primary school wins Hitachi interactive flat panel

St Thomas the Apostle Primary School in Blackburn, Victoria, has won a new Hitachi 65-inch interactive flat panel, valued at …
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Education News

Crowdfunding campaign for students living in poverty

Aiming to raise $100,000 for students living in poverty, State Schools’ Relief has launched its Every Student crowdfunding initiative that …
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Education News

New $244.6 million investment into teaching and learning

The Victorian Government has announced a new $244.6 million investment that aims to improve the quality of classroom teaching and …
ATAR Learner Profile
Education News

Should a ‘Learner Profile’ replace the ATAR?

Extra-curricular activities and other skills should be listed alongside a student’s academic achievements, according to a newly released paper that …
Global Teacher Prize 2019 winner Peter Tabichi
Education News

Nominations for US$1 million Global Teacher Prize

Australian teachers doing great things are being encouraged to apply for the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize, with a US …
Girls in STEM - overcoming challenges-Linda Hobbs

Girls in STEM: Overcoming challenges

Associate Professor in Science Education at Deakin University, Linda Hobbs, discusses the underrepresentation of girls in STEM, highlighting some of …
Geelong Institute of Positive Education launches wellbeing curriculum

New Positive Education resource focuses on student wellbeing

The Institute of Positive Education at Geelong Grammar School has launched its new Positive Education Enhanced Curriculum (PEEC). Centred on …
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ACARA: The role of education

David de Carvalho, CEO of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA), discusses the role of education, and how …
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Mannum Community College: Encouraging student success

Kylie Eggers, Principal of Mannum Community College in regional South Australia speaks with Education Matters about the importance of catering …
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Girls in STEM: Overcoming challenges

Associate Professor in Science Education at Deakin University, Linda Hobbs, discusses the underrepresentation of girls in STEM, highlighting some of …
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The changing nature of work is impacting the mental health and wellbeing of young people, and causing high levels of …
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Victorian primary school wins Hitachi interactive flat panel

St Thomas the Apostle Primary School in Blackburn, Victoria, has won a new Hitachi 65-inch interactive flat panel, valued at …
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River Nile School wins Sustainability Award

The River Nile School in North Melbourne has won the Education category in this year’s Victorian Premier’s Sustainability Awards for …
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Graphic novels and literacy engagement

Literacy experts from Monash Education have been working with teachers to explore the use of graphic novels in the classroom …