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Registrations open for Schools Clean Up Day 2024

Registrations for the 2024 Schools Clean Up Day on Friday 1 March are open, with Clean Up Australia encouraging all schools to sign up and band together to take practical action to help tackle the nation’s growing waste challenges.
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New education initiative addresses e-waste crisis

An education initiative addressing the global e-waste crisis has launched ahead of International E-Waste Day (14 October) and National Recycling Week (13 – 19 November), empowering schools to teach students about circular economy.
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A primary school STEM program for all

The first three years of primary school provide a critical window of opportunity for teachers to engage students in positive learning experiences in STEM. During this time, it’s essential that students have equal access to quality STEM education, with opportunities to learn, develop, and thrive – according to experts at the University of Canberra.
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Teaching online safety to lower primary students

Hardly a day goes by without reports of some new risk to children online, but talking with them early and often – and teaching them about online safety – can equip them with the skills they need to stay safe, according to the Australian eSafety Commissioner Julie Inman Grant.
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Providing support to vision impaired students in the classroom

School should be a place of learning and excitement, but for children who are vision impaired, school can seem daunting, with uncertainty surrounding the quality of their education. Not-for-profit organisation NV Access aims to change this with the launch of its free screen reading software, NVDA. Read More