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Education roundtable: teacher training the key to helping students

Experts gathered in Perth today to discuss how to improve teacher education so they can better help Australian students with disability and learning difficulties including dyslexia. The roundtable, hosted by…

Faster NAPLAN results putting Students First

This year’s NAPLAN results are now becoming available to parents across Australia. Minister for Education the Hon Christopher Pyne MP said the faster turnaround of NAPLAN results in 2014 follows…

Acting Chief Commissioner appointed to TEQSA

Professor Nicholas Saunders AO, former Vice-Chancellor and President, University of Newcastle, has been appointed as the acting full-time Chief Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of the Tertiary Education Quality and…

150 new Future Fellows to bolster Australian research

Improving health and wellbeing of young people, creating better Indigenous languages records, and applying animal image processing to current robotics are just some of the commendable research projects that will…

Diversity drives Charles Sturt University’s new Canberra Office

Three specialised centres of learning and research will form a diverse new Canberra Office of Charles Sturt University (CSU), officially opened today by the Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher…

New Board Appointments for ACARA

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP today announced six new members of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) following completion of the Commonwealth appointment process. Professor…

$35 million to advance Type 1 juvenile diabetes research

Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne MP and Minister for Health, Peter Dutton MP have today announced the Australian Government’s approval of $35 million to advance research in the critical area…

$2 million to help school students learn about agriculture

The Australian Government will invest an extra $2 million to ensure primary and secondary school students in the cities and the bush can learn more about Australia’s important agricultural sector….

Medical training and mental health on the agenda in Mallee

The Government’s education reforms and how they will benefit people in Mallee will be on the agenda during a visit from the Minister for Education the Hon Christopher Pyne MP…

Online agriculture tools for schools announced in Riverina

Minister for Education the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and the Federal Member for Riverina, Michael McCormack MP will meet today to talk about the Government’s education reforms and announce $2…

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