Jakarta the best chance at an education for children from Indonesia’s Papua province

Jakarta the best chance at an education for children from Indonesia’s Papua province

By Indonesia correspondent Adam Harvey and Archicco Guiliano Updated May 20, 2018 07:29:27 Photo: Year 12 student Demira Yikwa attends a school near Jakarta, 4,000 kilometres away from home. (ABC News: Phil Hemingway) At a school on the outskirts of Indonesia’s capital city, Demira Yikwa looks forward to graduation more …

Leader of Learning of Personal, Development, Health & Physical Education (1 Point Position)

Leader of Learning of Personal, Development, Health & Physical Education (1 Point Position)

Leader of Learning of Personal, Development, Health & Physical Education (1 Point Position) St Andrews College, Marayong Secondary Teacher Teaching Subject: Health , Physical Education , PDHPE Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time Applications Close: 11 May 2018 The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate: br Experience in teaching …

PM to endorse education overhaul after damning report

A damning new report has found Australia’s schools have failed a generation of children, with both rich and poor students falling behind in mathematics. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he accepts the report’s 23 recommendations, saying it is a blueprint for improvement. Source link

Gonski report recommends moving away from mass learning to tailored education

Gonski report recommends moving away from mass learning to tailored education

Updated April 30, 2018 00:13:56 Australia must urgently modernise its industrial era model of school education and move towards individualised learning for all students. That is the central recommendation of a wide-ranging report by businessman David Gonski and a panel of experts commissioned by the Federal Government. The report says …

Michael McCormack talks health and education as Nationals turn page on Joyce | Australia news

Australia’s acting prime minister, Michael McCormack, will promise to build on Barnaby Joyce’s work by renewing the party’s focus on regional health and education in his first major speech as Nationals leader. With Malcolm Turnbull overseas attending the Commonwealth heads of government meeting, McCormack will front the National Press Club …

Labor MP Darren West slammed for contrasting education cuts with Syrian civil war

Labor MP Darren West slammed for contrasting education cuts with Syrian civil war

Posted April 16, 2018 18:48:41 Photo: Mr West was debating funding changes to agricultural schools on Twitter. (Supplied: Darren West) The West Australian Government has admitted a tweet from one of its Upper House MPs referencing the Syrian crisis was “inappropriate and unnecessary”. Labor MP Darren West engaged in a …