Around four out of 10 secondary principals and one in five primary principals say they have major or moderate difficulties finding suitable staff to fill vacancies, a recent survey indicates.
23 October 2014
20 October 2014
Teacher speaks to Rebecca Tomasini - founder and CEO of The Alvo Institute. Based in California, it helps schools design and implement personalised student instruction supported by Blended Learning.
17 October 2014
A project aimed at lifting the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander teachers and principals in Australia has released a detailed workforce profile it hopes will lead to lasting reform.
15 October 2014
In the lead up to World Teachers’ Day celebrations in Australia, we spoke to four connected educators at the Education Changemakers conference about their most inspiring teacher.
Tags: World Teachers' Day, expertise, video
08 October 2014
Why might early career teachers consider leaving the profession? What kind of support would encourage them to stay? Find out in the latest episode of The Research Files.
Tags: labour turnover, staff utilisation, audio
07 October 2014
How long will it take for youth to have adequate literacy skills around the world? Find out in this infographic by the EFA Global Monitoring Report and the UNESCO Institute for Statistics.
Tags: equal education, literacy, international, infographics
06 October 2014
The annual World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) Awards celebrate creative projects from across the globe. Here's a snapshot of the six winners.
30 September 2014
Teacher speaks to poster presenters at this year's ACER Research Conference about a reading intervention program, and the 'teaching brain' in action.
26 September 2014
This Melbourne school aims to personalise student learning, so staff analyse data and then adjust learning to build on students’ skills, knowledge and understanding.
25 September 2014
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Online NAPLAN tests that are tailored to ability and give a more precise measurement of where students are at in their learning look set to be introduced.
24 September 2014
How prevalent is cyber bullying in Australian schools? Take a look at this Teacher infographic.
Tags: bullying, cyber bullying, infographics
23 September 2014
In the third episode from our series on school improvement, we speak to Victorian Executive Principal Glenn Proctor about the changes that he is making at Hume Central Secondary College.
22 September 2014
In consultation with the Department of Education Western Australia, Protective Behaviours WA has developed the Holding Hands program, which aims to develop problem-solving skills and assertiveness in children.