Sunday , February 25 2018

Tag Archives: Australian curriculum

How do we learn to read?

Child reading school library

The sign on the public car park in the tiny Tasmanian town of Wynyard reads, "Egress from this carpark is to be via the access lane in the rear." 'Egress?" I wondered. As my 21-year-old son quipped, perhaps the council had called in the local duke to write its signs. Or at least the local lawyer.

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Anzac Day resources for schools

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said every school in Australia would receive books and posters to educate students about Australia’s wartime history and commemorate Anzac Day.

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School apps keep parents in touch

The frantic scramble for 30 swimming notes, hunting in lost property for spare goggles, towels, or a size six pair of board shorts? Does this sound like the first day of swimming at your school?

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