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Poorer NSW students study subjects less likely to get them into uni

More students from advantaged backgrounds study subjects that will get them a higher ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank) in New South Wales, while students from lower socioeconomic families are over-represented in subjects that contribute less to the score. Our new study showed subjects such as advanced English are studied by …

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Taking a whole-school approach with teaching aids

Schools like Robert W. Coleman Elementary School in Balitmore, US, have even demonstrated success replacing traditional detention with meditation in a specially designed room, where children can practice breathing exercises and refocus before re-entering the classroom.

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