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Aspiring educators go bush

The South Australian Government has partnered with Teach for Australia (TFA) to deliver a pilot program designed to recruit talented graduates, young professionals and career changers. Read more

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Governor inducts first STEM school into hall of fame

Brookman primary school in Western Australia has achieved an important milestone with it being the first school to be inducted into the Hall of Fame for the state’s  flagship school science, technology, engineering and mathematics education (STEM) awards. Read more

How Victoria’s Big Build is inspiring future engineers, designers and archaeologists

“Our Grade 5 students have had an amazing experience, imagining and creating their own theatre right in the middle of Melbourne. Metro Tunnel’s resources have really helped students to work together in the Minecraft environment and develop the skills they need to become city-builders one day,” says Jordan Chamerski, Woodend Primary School. Read more

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How positive maths teachers benefit students

A recent Monash University study has found that positive and confident primary maths teachers embrace student struggle in the classroom, prioritising inquiry-based and student-centred teaching approaches, which ultimately benefits students.

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Facts and Fishes: New Animal Protection Education resources

Voiceless has released its latest classroom resource suite ‘Facts and Fishes’, providing scientifically backed information on fish sentience and addressing many of the misconceptions surrounding fish capabilities and intelligence.

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