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Here comes the sun

Sure, The Beatles were the ones to bring the sun to our airwaves but when it comes to boosting student engagement across your school’s classroom music programs, we’re bringing Australia’s best-kept secret directly to your door. Read more

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Significance of First Nations curriculum

Professor Mark Rose, Deakin University’s Pro Vice-Chancellor, Indigenous Strategy and Innovation, is the Chair of ACARA’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Group. The group was established in 2014 to provide ACARA with advice regarding the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures cross-curriculum priority in the Australian Curriculum. Read more


NAPLAN 2021 outcomes released

The 2021 preliminary NAPLAN results have been released, providing the first data from the national tests since 2019. Read more

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New north east school zone consultation opens

Public consultation is now open on the proposed zone for the new north eastern school, taking in the suburbs of Hectorville and Rostrevor, and parts of Tranmere, Woodforde, Teringie, Montacute, Magill and Norton Summit.

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TAFE boosts creative industries

The Victorian Government is boosting the creative industry in North East Victoria, supporting Wodonga TAFE to give local art students a direct pathway to the workforce. Read more