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Teachers are a lighthouse for all students, but how do teachers keep their light burning?

Written by Ben Sacco, The MacKillop Institute National Lead – Program Development & Implementation

As a teacher reading this, you should be so proud of your commitment to improving the lives of your students. In your daily practice, you help your students make sense of the world around them, and create opportunities for your students to be literate, numerate, curious and healthy in mind, body and spirit. It’s no easy feat, and it’s become harder. Read more

ST Maths

Can a game change how you feel about Maths?

ST Maths is an award-winning, web-based visual program that builds a deep conceptual understanding of maths through rigorous learning and creative problem-solving, available in Australia exclusively through Modern Teaching Aids (MTA). Read more

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Improving a generational decline in writing skills

Australian students’ declining achievement in National Assessment Program — Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN), as well as in international testing, has revealed that writing skills are below the 2011 average with one in five failing to meet the national minimum standard. Read more

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What is next after COVID-19

Malcolm Elliot has been a teacher for over 40 years. From 2015-2018 he was president of the Tasmanian Principals Association, representing government primary and secondary school principals. He is now president of the Australian Primary Principals Association (APPA).

The attention of more than 7600 primary school leaders is turning to the question of “what next?” We could all do with some certainty about the future. It is for this reason that I put forward the idea of multi-year resourcing agreements as a pivotal strategic consideration for decision makers. Read more