With the current climate of Australian classrooms being primarily online due to COVID-19, maintaining engagement during remote learning poses a challenge for most teachers, particularly in subjects where face-to-face learning is usually the key driver. Read more
School closures across the country due to pandemic restrictions are continuing to impact teachers, students and families creating a feeling of disconnect across many communities. The wellbeing of all students remains a key priority, SchoolTV continues to help schools with supporting parents to raise happy, resilient young people through these times of uncertainty. Read more
Initiatives that will improve how the education sector recruits, trains, and places high quality teachers will be implemented where they are needed most, in a strategy set out by the NSW Government.
La Trobe University’s unique Nexus program has produced its first group of classroom ready secondary school teachers. Read more
Schools will be able to pick the mental health tools that best match the needs of their students, with the Victorian Government’s Schools Mental Health Fund providing a suite of options to give students tailored support. Read more
The public health team is making important changes to the management of school exposures and students who become primary close contacts – ensuring Year 12s can sit their VCE exams with confidence. Read more