Teachers are becoming increasingly concerned by the growing influence of private companies in public education, a survey by the NSW teacher’s union has found.
The Victorian Government has announced $1.6 million in grant funding for the latest in digital equipment for 150 secondary schools across the state.
New research by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI) has revealed that one in three boys and one in four girls aged 8 to 9 years are experiencing weekly bullying at their primary school.
Investing in classroom tech can be a potential minefield. You’re buying something that has the ability to transform your students’ learning — yet with technology rapidly evolving, and new equipment on the market every day, establishing the ideal way to use your budget can be daunting.
National Catholic Education Commission executive director Christian Zahra says Catholic schools across Australia are bitterly disappointed that the Federal Government has imposed a flawed funding policy on them without consultation.
Federal Government Education Minister Simon Birmingham has said he “hopes” to avoid a political campaign against them in the lead up to the 2019 election, after the Government successfully got its Gonski 2.0 reforms through the senate.