Tackling the digital skills shortage

06 December, 2023

The NSW Digital Skills and Workforce Compact was recently launched by the NSW Government.

Using AI to diagnose students with ADHD

05 December, 2023

Researchers have used AI to analyse specialised MRI brain scans in teenagers, looking for signs of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Protecting higher education from cyber attacks

04 December, 2023

With the higher education sector at increased risk of cyber attacks, cybersecurity professionals remain in high demand.

Calm your farm: gamifying safety for teens

30 November, 2023

An online educational game has been developed by several universities to increase knowledge and awareness about farm safety.

Why digital games are a game changer for learning

29 November, 2023 | Supplied by: University of South Australia

Educators who are able to reimagine traditional learning practices and tune into the interests of their students can foster greater engagement.

School leaders, experts convene for vaping roundtable

22 November, 2023

The growing issue of vaping in schools was discussed at a NSW Government roundtable in November.

Simulation game teaches students about fire danger

22 November, 2023

The challenges posed by fire in desert country are highlighted in a new simulation game designed for students, Indigenous rangers and landowners.

2023 Premier's Coding Challenge winners announced

20 November, 2023

The 2023 Premier's Coding Challenge awards ceremony has been held in Brisbane, with 22 STEM students acknowledged.

Interactive mapping tool launches for classrooms

20 November, 2023 | Supplied by: ESRI Australia

A reimagined National Geographic MapMaker has been launched under a partnership between Esri and the National Geographic Society.

How should teachers handle student violence?

17 November, 2023

A study in the US has explored the strategies that teachers believe work best when dealing with student violence against educators.

Using AI to empower classrooms

08 November, 2023

The South Australia Department for Education has built a chatbot that has been designed specifically for teaching and learning.

Mental health app rolled out for students

08 November, 2023 | Supplied by: Monash University

A smartphone app that was co-designed by students during pandemic lockdowns has been made available to staff and students at Monash University.

How technology could assist with inclusive learning

07 November, 2023

A year-long Australian study is looking at ways whereby neurodiverse students can have access to more inclusive learning experiences.

Digitally futureproofing schools via iPaaS

06 November, 2023 | Supplied by: Boomi

A Brisbane-based secondary college has eliminated time-consuming manual processes as part of its digital transformation.

Reducing disruption in the classroom

02 November, 2023

A series of resources have been launched to empower educators to better handle disruptive student behaviour.

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