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NSW outperforms states in numeracy

NSW Year 9 students have shot to first place in the nation for numeracy, as well as leading spelling results, following the release of this year’s 2017 NAPLAN tests.

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Digital literacy for schools

New online resource for student learning

The Victorian Government has partnered with the Victorian Student Representative Council (VicSRC) to assist in the development of a new online resource centre.

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School safety

Understanding autism the key to support: research

New research suggests that understanding the needs and behaviours of children with diagnoses on the autism spectrum is the most important element for teachers in supporting them in mainstream classrooms.

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