As Australian students move through the education system they are becoming less hopeful about their future, a new Gallup poll has found.
James Curran, Director of the National Computer Science School, explains why digital literacy is critical to maintaining a functioning society and the workforce. Read more
More than 350 Australian schools last week welcomed Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) professionals into their classrooms – virtually and physically – to promote the importance of STEM to Australia’s future.
Hundreds of schools around Australia have begun trialling NAPLAN Online. The executive director of NSW’s Centre for Education Statistics and Evaluation, Jenny Donovan, told ABC News schools were polled before the online trials to ascertain the number of laptops they had available and the extent of their online connectivity.
Tasmanian Education Minister Jeremy Rockliff has said the state government has listened to the people in changing its position to lower the school starting age.
A new report by the Victorian Ombudsman has linked a disproportionate amount of expelled students with mental health, trauma and disability.