eUpdate - 2016 – Term 1

Education Update 249
14 April 2016

SAASSO Education Update 249 - April 14 2016

How many South Australians schools are at capacity…..

Public schools make up half the top 100….

PM totally committed to public schools….

Inclusion Matters most in app for children….

William Light first bilingual school….

Trainee teachers caught cheating….

School bans photo video sharing….

 

Education Update 248
6 April 2016

SAASSO Education Update 248 - April 6 2016

Childcare centres want staffing rules eased…. 

Ignoring gap economically dumb….

Five frameworks to drive teacher training reform….

Single-sex vs. co-educational schools…. 

Uni entry without exams….

Senate inquiry into childcare….

Teacher guide for gender violence….

 

Education Update 247
30 March 2016

SAASSO Education Update 247 - March 30 2016

DECD staff to switch offices instead of returning to school….

NAPLAN standards too low….

Students struggle because teachers lack confidence….

Computers in class a scandalous waste….

Teens want more and better sex ed….

Safe Schools tells parents: tough luck….

Mother pleads for Safe Schools program to continue….

 

Education Update 246
24 March 2016

SAASSO Education Update 246 - March 24 2016

Changes to Safe Schools program….

School day should be longer….

Public school to change to bilingual French….

New way to fight childhood obesity….

Smart poor kids two years behind….

Even wealthy parents seek relief…. 

 

 

Education Update 245
17 March 2016

SAASSO Education Update 245 - March 17 2016

One in five students has a disability….

Disruptive kids tied to chairs….

Dozens of SA schools record NAPLAN improvement….

Poor nutrition linked to mental illness….

Screen addiction….

How to choose the best high school….

School sex survey delayed by ban….

 

Education Update 244
9 March 2016

SAASSO Education Update 245 - March 9 2016

Australian girls feel the pressure of school….

New teen sexting laws….

One in four students lack the skills to learn to read….

Social class, location, gender key to development….

Rise of Ritalin scripts….

International Women’s Day….

Porn turning kids into predators….

 

Education Update 243
24 February 2016

SAASSO Education Update 243 - February 24 2016

Teaching degrees are a uni cash cow….

Teachers offered 2.5% pay rise….

Early childhood education key to closing the gaps….

Too much homework help can hinder your child’s learning….

Police call for revenge porn education….

Probe into school sex program….

Homework survey….

 

Education Update 242
18 February 2016

SAASSO Education Update 242 - February 17 2016

One in two Australian teens fail maths, reading or science….

How to help your kids….

Minister backs sexual diversity lessons….

More women becoming scientists….

Drawing improves kids writing….

Victoria may raise teaching benchmarks….

Greens call for free ride for kids….

 

Education Update 241
11 February 2016

SAASSO Education Update 241 - February 10 2016

Birmingham calls for support for childcare rebate….

More parents home schooling in SA….

Furore over fat cat pay rises….

Autism stigma blamed on poor training, funding….

Education cuts to fund Holdens….

Calls for more same sex classes for maths….