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Preparing Education for Industry 4.0

Education has always been concerned with preparing children and young people with the skills and capabilities they need for a full and rewarding future. However, within this statement there exists a significant assumption: that we understand what the future will be.
History has shown that as a species we are not particularly good at conceiving of futures that are radically different from what we have today, let alone designing systems to deal with them. Read More

 

13 Jun 2019 | National
Re-wiring the brain for leadership News Image

Neuroleadership involves leaders understanding themselves and learning to have conversations that stimulate quality thinking, hold people accountable to useful effort, create insight and behavior change. Read More

13 Jun 2019 | Queensland
UQ scholarships address disadvantage News Image

The University of Queensland (UQ) is launching a new scholarship initiative aimed at raising $30 million by 2020 to support talented students experiencing financial hardship. Read More

13 Jun 2019
NESLI’s global experts to tackle education leadership in low GDP areas News Image

The National Excellence in Schools Leadership Institute (NESLI) have announced the ten global experts who will make up NESLI’s inaugural advisory board.
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13 Jun 2019 | National
Jobs for teachers see most growth News Image

Jobs are down a bit from last year according to SEEK but the good news is that wages are up and it’s still great to be a teacher or in education.
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13 Jun 2019 | National
Education hack attacks up and looking for money News Image

Education look out; there was a noticeable shift towards financially motivated cyber crime (80%) in educational services.
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13 Jun 2019 | Sydney
Vivid Sydney shared with students from regional Australia News Image

Students from Mount Burr in South Australia will get the opportunity to visit the emerald city and see the world-famous Vivid festival, evening up the disparity in experiences between city and regional students. Read More

13 Jun 2019 | International
16 year old UWA music prodigy best in the world News Image

Ready for a what am I doing with my life moment? Here you go; 16-year-old Shuan Hern Lee a student from The University of Western Australia has been named the best junior pianist in the world. Read More

6 Jun 2019 | National
Picasso Cows – making art and learning about nutrition News Image

Dairy Australia invites teachers to register their interest for the upcoming Term 3 intake of the curriculum-based learning program, Picasso Cows.
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6 Jun 2019 | International
Young people feel businesses don’t align with their values News Image

There is a worrying disconnect between young people and businesses; the young believe Australian businesses are slow to align with their values and are a bit out of date in their attitudes. Read More

4 Jun 2019 | National
Alex Wharton is Copyright Agency first Reading Australia Fellow News Image

Alex Wharton from Carinya Christian School in Gunnedah, NSW, is the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund’s first Reading Australia Fellow for a Teacher of English and Literacy. Read More

4 Jun 2019 | Victoria
A different approach to educating boys News Image

Founded by AFL footballer Alex Rance and Luke Surace, the aim of the The Academy is to challenge the education system’s 'one size fits all’ approach.
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4 Jun 2019
Music teachers get rock star moment News Image

The Song Room and ARIA have announced that entries for the third Telstra ARIA Music Teacher of the Year Award are now open.
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