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Archive for January 2019
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Bushfires close schools
The following schools have been
closed due to the current bushfire situation:
Bushfires impact student performance
Stop-work on first day
will hold half-hour stop-work meetings at their schools on the
first day back for Term 1, the AEU says...
Teaching the gifted
Split over classrooms
Unclear incentives better
Librarians improve literacy
Brexit deal rejected
More curriculum autonomy needed
Consistent food messages needed
Children and parents continue to come under pressure to consume manufactured products that have a high sugar content yet many students receive mixed health messages from their schools, an obesity expert writes...
More food in schools
There needs to be a greater focus on food education across all levels in schools, three academics write. But at least they acknowledge that schools are being asked to take on many other responsibilities on behalf of society too..
EDUCATION ELECTION POLICIES
No low-score ATAR teachers
Supporting new teachers
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