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Achieving their full potential

Minister for Education, the Hon. Dan Tehan MP, reveals education funding and reforms that seek to benefit all students; and the establishment of a new institute that aims to drive various improvements.

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Towards better student outcomes

Australian students should receive a world-class education, tailored to individual learning needs, and relevant to a fast-changing world, writes Minister for Education, the Hon. Dan Tehan MP. Read more

NAPLAN, PISA results

NAPLAN 2018 National Report released

The 2018 NAPLAN National Report, published by the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA), has revealed significant cumulative gains in various domains since the testing was introduced in 2008.

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SMH Schools Summit explores today’s challenges

The future of education and the challenges currently being faced by the sector will be explored at the inaugural Sydney Morning Herald Schools Summit, which aims to facilitate insightful debate and discussion between policy-makers, educators and key organisations within the field.

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PM sends message against bullying

As the new school year begins, Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Minister for Education and Training, Dan Tehan, have sent a strong message against bullying, with packs sent to all Australian schools that include a letter encouraging them to take part in the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence on 15 March 2019.

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