At Carlingford West Public School, enrolments are booming. But it is not just student numbers that are growing.
Pallavi Singhal Isabella Juriya knew she wanted to be an engineer from an early age. But she had a moment of doubt when she looked around at all the male faces on her first day at Sydney University.
Alexandra Smith The highlight of Harry Bottero's school day is hanging out with his friends in a virtual quadrangle.
Catherine Armitage Yuan Wang, of Castle Hill, was looking for a biology tutor for her Year 12 son Benjamin Huang. Paul Leone, of Castle Hill, was a science graduate with a distinction average looking for work. It took her about 30 seconds to find him, and he lived five minutes away.
Alexandra Smith For the first time, more than 10,000 pieces of international research have been pulled together to show NSW teachers what works - and what doesn't - in the classroom.
Alexandra Smith School canteens will have to sell freshly made instead of packaged food.
Pallavi Singhal After struggling to find a new job in Brazil for nearly two years, Jaqueline Menezes decided to quit her job as an accountant and move to Sydney to continue studying.
A former chief HSC English examiner has warned that the overhaul of the HSC means students could finish Year 12 "without reading a book".
Pallavi Singhal City universities see massive growth in regional students but Sydney misses out.
Eryk Bagshaw Universities have been accused of "actively covering up sexual assaults" in a submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission, which alleges there have been just six expulsions in the past five years despite more than 500 official complaints.