A grand Plan for inclusive education
A collaborative project in Vietnam is benefiting children – particularly girls – of the Bahnar ethnic group.
Unlocking the school gates
Despite its illegality, 'gatekeeping' remains a barrier to inclusive education. But parents can find that knowledge is power in combating the practice.
One-off system-level literacy and numeracy tests such as NAPLAN fail to take into account contexts and individual differences among students.
Building social cohesion: A matter of principal
What can our broader society learn from schools that have created cohesive communities?
Standing up to racism in schools
Students from African backgrounds face discrimination in the classroom, and in tackling the problem their stories need to be heard.
eSports in schools: Let the games begin
Interest is growing in the possible teaching and learning applications of eSports across all areas of the curriculum.
What's that you say?
The current system of languages education in Australia that prioritises accuracy over fluency is doing students few favours.
Letting children think big
Teaching children philosophy can help improve academic results. But more importantly, it allows children a space to make sense of the world, and meaning in their lives.
Greening up the health sector
Work is under way on how to best teach our future health workforce about environmental sustainability and its impacts.
Banning mobile phones in school may seem sensible, but research and similar moves elsewhere suggest a blanket ban might not be the answer.