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Shaping the future of schools

Combining an exhibition, and informative conferences and masterclasses, educators visiting the National FutureSchools Expo can tailor an experience that best suits their needs and interests.

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Encouraging professional growth

Educational leadership expert, John Eller, discusses some effective strategies principals can adopt to develop successful growth plans with their teaching staff and colleagues.

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Exploring Australia’s democratic freedoms

Offering engaging, interactive lessons for secondary students across Australia, a new online educational resource allows teachers to explore the nation’s democratic freedoms with their classes.

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Help for students with dyslexia

When a student has been diagnosed with dyslexia, extra help typically focuses on phonics, or sounding out words, and spelling rules. Unfortunately many students, even those who have had years of extra help, continue to struggle.

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Little girl reading

WA’s new literacy centre for excellence

Curtin University will host a new centre for excellence aimed at enhancing the literacy skills of primary school students and boosting literacy teaching in Western Australia.

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