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Record number of schools unite against domestic violence

A record number of primary and secondary schools have completed White Ribbon Australia’s respectful relationships program, in an effort to prevent domestic violence. A total of 115 schools finished Breaking the Silence – an award-winning professional development program that takes a preventative approach ...

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Top principals awarded scholarships

New South Wales’ “most outstanding” principals have been announced, and will head to the Harvard Graduate School of Education to undertake a professional education program. The recipients of the 2018 Principal’s Scholarships are: James Kozlowski from Endeavour Park High School, Paul ...

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Vertical schools showcase innovation: Column

The increase in population density in urban locations and land scarcity has caused a significant escalation in the rise of vertical school projects, either in planning or under development, in major Australian capital cities. Vertical schools are characterised as multi-level ...

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VIC school fence destroyed in car accident

A car has lost control around a bend, smashed through the barrier of a Victorian primary school and rolled several times before coming to rest at the entrance to the school building. The crash occurred on Foster Street at Dandenong ...

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SA TAFE courses earn reprieve

A national training authority has reversed a decision to suspend the registration of 10 TAFE courses in South Australia. However, the Australian Skills Quality Authority says TAFE SA must still rectify minor non-compliance issues with the courses, which include automotive, ...

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Teachers experience virtual reality

More than 300 teachers are expected to flock to an event today which will showcase how new technology can transform the classroom. A Department of Education initiative, InteractEd will be hosted by the University of Newcastle to support the effective ...

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