Testing Year 1 students for basic literacy and numeracy skills may help to discover children who need extra help and improve long-term educational results,
Victoria’s public schools will be forced to allow their female students to wear shorts or pants instead of dresses and skirts, following changes from the state government.
Education leaders from across Australia met on Thursday to discuss their continued commitment to strengthening initial teacher education (ITE), in a bid to develop higher quality, classroom-ready graduates.
A new program designed to improve primary school children’s attention and memory has produced significant improvements in maths and spelling, according to an evaluation of a pilot program in thirteen classes across six schools.
Australia and New Zealand’s longest-serving educational resource supplier, Modern Teaching Aids, has adopted a new brand promise – to go the extra mile to support educators and parents in unlocking children’s potential.
The latest OECD Education at a Glance 2017 report adds strong evidence to calls for increasing investment in public schools, posing serious challenges for the low-growth trajectory of the Federal Government’s schools funding plan, according to the Australian Education Union.