eUpdate - 2019 – Term 1

Education Update 327
12 April 2019

A class above: parents push for higher teacher standards….

Importance of preschool….

Children who start school later fare better….

Lack of awareness of STEM careers key issue….

School bans birthday invitations….

NAPLAN report released….

 

 

Education Update 326
5 April 2019

Ecstasy use by students doubles in three years….

Stop seeing year 12 as a competition….

Five things we wouldn’t know without NAPLAN….

Are digital devices actually being used in schools….

Schools go reward free….

Ventilation in classrooms….

Striking students show skills….

 

Education Update 325
29 March 2019

NAPLAN online platform fails in national practice test….

Country schools temporary problem….

Endometriosis PPEP talk program for years 9 & 10….

The burden of lifting up disadvantaged not evenly spread….

Students set new funding record….

Compulsory Internet app….

Teacher status forum….

 

Education Update 324
22 March 2019

What our leaders said about school climate strike….

SAASSO Survey….

Researchers warn against sending kids to bed with phones….

Getting serious about fun….

Tiny school turns fortunes around….

15% of families reported to authorities….

Remarkable kid carers….

 

Education Update 323
15 March 2019

Student climate strike 4….

Striking students told to turn up….

Helping girls feel safe on the streets at night….

How to mentally prepare principals for the job….

Three high schools to trial Year 7 next year….

Parents frustrated at rezoning….

 

 

Education Update 322
8 March 2019

Sniffer dogs get green light….

Minister apologises for school zones changes….

Education department takes control of enrolment caps….

Schools desperately need disability royal commission….

Labor to fund healthy food program….

Studies cast doubt on screen time rules….

 

 

Education Update 321
28 February 2019

Parents back NAPLAN….

Creative arts means better grades….

ACT to phase out work of chaplains in public schools….

100,000 children on pills for depression….

Kids being yelled at more than ever….

Kids well-being linked to Dad’s mental health….

Focus on economics says the Reserve Bank….

 

Education Update 320
21 February 2019

People working with children need new background screening….

Adelaide High expansion….

Labour announces academy for school principals….

NSW to fund mental health staff for bullied teens….

Labour bursaries for best teachers….

No apology for new school zones….

Teachers’ HECS debt to be waived….