What will schools look like in 2030? Take a look at this Teacher infographic to find out what a panel of global educators said.
08 December 2014
05 December 2014
Short articles / Opinion
Modular kits can help students in the science classroom understand molecules, processes and forces that cannot be seen. Here, educator Britt Gow reviews a few ready-made kits.
Tags: science, STEM, education resources, opinion, short articles
03 December 2014
Research shows that learning from other educators is a great way to improve your own practice. Here are a few development options to explore.
02 December 2014
In the second of two articles exploring Indigenous education in a Navajo community, editor Jo Earp finds out how cultural traditions are used to assess learning.
01 December 2014
Educators are embarking on a two year journey to evaluate fresh approaches through school-based research and share effective practice across sectors.
27 November 2014
Australian educators believe insufficient time to prepare for lessons and a lack of skills are hindering the use of ICT in teaching and learning, a new study suggests.
25 November 2014
Short articles / Video
More than 550 youngsters took part in the inaugural Australian STEM Video Game Challenge. Teacher takes a look at the winning entries.
Tags: STEM, online learning, science, technology, engineering, mathematics
24 November 2014
Regular reviews of policies and practices help to systematically assess pastoral care resources, strengths, needs, threats and opportunities. This action plan will make the process easy.
21 November 2014
Video / Infographics
How many of your colleagues are using ICT in the classroom? Is social media a commonly used teaching tool in Australia? Find out in today’s Teacher infographic.
18 November 2014
In Episode 6 of The Research Files, Teacher speaks to Sandra Pattison and Tham Lu about an NCVER report that explores whether school characteristics influence student engagement of 15-year-olds.
Tags: engagement, school culture, education resources, audio
17 November 2014
Short articles / Audio
In follow-up to our article on Indigenous student retention, Teacher editor Jo Earp talks to the co-founder of a school in the US that could offer inspiration to educators here.
13 November 2014
A survey of Australian teachers and principals has revealed an ageing workforce, which researchers warn has significant implications for succession planning.
12 November 2014
We speak to Ray Boyd, Principal of West Beechboro Primary School in Perth. Since taking on his role, he has introduced a Professional Recognition Program to support staff learning and student outcomes have improved significantly.
11 November 2014
Suicide is a significant public health issue due to its serious social, emotional and economic consequences. So, what can schools do? Three experts discuss.
07 November 2014
Short articles / Video
This month's video vox pop asks three school leaders: What do you know now that you wish you'd known at the start of your career?