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Many flubs before a touchdown in a performance career

They say the best way to get ahead is to surround yourself with good people, and for the crowd at performing arts program Wakakirri’s Careers Day, that was certainly the case. Students had the opportunity to meet with and pick the brains of some of Australia’s best and brightest in the performing arts. Wakakirri continues to win the very precious time of Australia’s performing arts community. Read More

 

31 Jan 2019 | Vic and WA
KOMPAN Australia launch Matched Funding Grant Program for play equipment News Image

KOMPAN Australia has launched a Matched Funding Grant Program, open to schools in Victoria and Western Australia, aiming to make quality play and fitness equipment more accessible. Read More

30 Jan 2019 | National
High tech schools OK by Aussies … to a degree News Image

Australian adults are largely positive about the overall benefits of technology in schools, with significant support for the future rollout of online exams, blended learning classes and even facial recognition systems in classrooms. Read More

30 Jan 2019 | Nationasl
NAPLAN prep could be a distraction News Image

Again some shade for NAPLAN, with the assessment due in May the focus on preparation may come at the expense of the regular curriculum say experts.
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30 Jan 2019 | Victoria
Regional Victoria is Australia’s most expensive place for an Independent education News Image

If you want to access an inexpensive education steer clear of Regional Victoria, it is the most expensive place in the country for an independent education; $248,543 over a 13-year period for a child starting school in 2019. Read More

30 Jan 2019 | National
Independent schools challenge idea of high fees News Image

While an independent schooling is the most expensive option The Independent Schools Council of Australia (ISCA) advises that the expense can be misrepresented by companies selling financial products. Read More

12 Dec 2018
Year 12 exam results aren't everything News Image

Year 12 is both a start and an ending and this period of change can be stressful. But there is help available if kids seem to be struggling with their mental health.
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12 Dec 2018 | National
Bypass ATAR News Image

There are a few anxious school leavers right now, maybe they didn't get the ATAR they needed for the course they wanted or maybe they didn’t pass at all, but fear not there is more than one way to skin a cat. Read More

11 Dec 2018 | NSW
Rural school’s learning platform make for easy access learning News Image

Located on the Victoria-New South Wales (NSW) border, Wodonga Middle Years College (WMYC) has leveraged technology so every student can access education from anywhere at any time. Read More

11 Dec 2018 | National
Queenslanders best Young ICT Explorers News Image

The 2018 national winners of the Young ICT Explorers competition have been announced with teams from Queensland and Australian Capital Territory taking home the top prizes. Read More

10 Dec 2018 | International
Finland to use Aus education toolkit News Image

We’re often told to look to Finland for direction on education but the tables have been turned with the Nordic nation adopting National Excellence in School Leadership Initiative’s (NESLI) Staff Wellbeing Toolkit. Read More

8 Dec 2018 | Brisbane
The National Education Summit is heading to Brisbane News Image

The National Education Summit will hold it’s inaugural Queensland event in 2019, bringing a comprehensive professional development program to educators 31 May – 1 June at the Convention. Centre  Read More

7 Dec 2018 | Melbourne
$100k Fellowship for Victorian school leaders: applications closing soon News Image

John Hattie has really put Melbourne on the map education wise and you can access the opportunity to work with the man himself through a Menzies Fellowship. Read More