Drug-related offences on NSW school grounds are at their highest in more than a decade, with an average of one incident a day in 2014.
Eryk Bagshaw An investigation has been launched into allegations of HSC students plagiarising essays and parents bullying teachers into increasing the marks of their children at a Sydney private school.
Eryk Bagshaw A Department of Education aboutface on the rebuilding of a public school on contaminated land has the Ultimo community up in arms.
When parents of a school join forces to create something special within that school, it’s likely the culture of the place is a positive one.
Every school’s inception is unique, but one common goal of the founders is for an excellent education and future for children.
Last year, The Geelong College set up its Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation. The learning community involves students, parents, teachers and the broader community.
When high-school graduates take a gap year or move into tertiary study, often their main source of income is working in the hospitality industry.
Mentone Girls’ Grammar School principal Fran Reddan subscribes to the quote ‘the secret of success in education is to love the children’, and she expects staff to also. “As well as being experts in their area, they really have to be interested in young people,” she says.
Ensuring its students have real opportunities in a global context, Melbourne Girls Grammar (MGG) offers Chinese, French and Italian from Year 5, with Spanish and Latin added at Year 9.
Established in 1890, Korowa Anglican Girls’ School celebrated its 125th anniversary this year and is now one of the oldest schools in Australia.
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