High school students are being exposed to homophobic bullying in their physical education lessons, with a new study finding the classes are often the most hostile school environments for gay and lesbian students.
Children as young as three are bullying their peers at childcare, a study has found, challenging a common belief that children that young are not capable of deliberate victimisation.
It is yet to have a name, a uniform or a school logo but it already has 100 students on its enrolment books.
Aggressive parenting and teaching is turning children into schoolyard bullies, a parenting researcher will warn a national bullying conference on Thursday.
Racism in Sydney schools is leaving many students feeling helpless and doubting their abilities, research presented at a national education conference on Monday found.
Monash University students Jarrel Seah and Jennifer Tang are gaining global recognition for their Eyenaemia mobile phone app, which gives users an anaemia risk assessment within minutes based on a self-taken photograph of their lower eyelid.
Australian universities are enrolling too many domestic students who should opt for vocational education and training instead, one of the nation’s leading business figures says.
Missing just one day of school has negative consequences for a student’s academic achievement, the first major study linking poor attendance to lower NAPLAN results has found.
The move to online NAPLAN testing will be delayed and could still be several years away despite the federal education minister Christopher Pyne's push to have all students sitting the exams via the web no later than 2016.
The federal government is expected to ditch one of its most controversial budget measures - the plan to apply real interest rates to student debts - following advice from the architect of the HECS repayment scheme that it is unfair to poor graduates.
POLICE are investigating a suspicious fire that destroyed part of Bossley Park High School last night.
Police are appealing for public help following an aggravated robbery of a teenager in Cabramatta yesterday.