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University debts waived for remote school teachers

The Australian Government has introduced new legislation that will see up to five years worth of HELP debts waived for …
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Science teachers celebrated for promoting STEM

Australia’s Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel, has applauded the breadth of scientific endeavour recognised in the 2019 Prime Minister’s Prizes …
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Gonski survey: ATAR is unfair and creates too much stress

UNSW Sydney’s Gonski Institute for Education has released its findings from a national survey about the ATAR, with 80 per …
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Are students ‘Ready or Not’ for life beyond school?

The changing nature of work is impacting the mental health and wellbeing of young people, and causing high levels of …
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Victorian primary school wins Hitachi interactive flat panel

St Thomas the Apostle Primary School in Blackburn, Victoria, has won a new Hitachi 65-inch interactive flat panel, valued at …
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Girls in STEM: Overcoming challenges

Associate Professor in Science Education at Deakin University, Linda Hobbs, discusses the underrepresentation of girls in STEM, highlighting some of …
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New Positive Education resource focuses on student wellbeing

The Institute of Positive Education at Geelong Grammar School has launched its new Positive Education Enhanced Curriculum (PEEC). Centred on …
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ACARA: The role of education

David de Carvalho, CEO of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA), discusses the role of education, and how …
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Mannum Community College: Encouraging student success

Kylie Eggers, Principal of Mannum Community College in regional South Australia speaks with Education Matters about the importance of catering …
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STEM: Bringing thermal imaging into the classroom

Bringing thermal imaging into the classroom, FLIR’s thermal cameras are offering exciting learning opportunities within the STEM curriculum. Senior Research …
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New classroom mental wellbeing toolkit

Developed for schools and early learning centres, a new mental wellbeing toolkit aims to maximise the mental wellbeing of students …
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University debts waived for remote school teachers

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Science teachers celebrated for promoting STEM

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Gonski survey: ATAR is unfair and creates too much stress

UNSW Sydney’s Gonski Institute for Education has released its findings from a national survey about the ATAR, with 80 per …