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Report: Digital addiction is real

29 June, 2021

New research has found that social media and smartphone usage rank higher than smoking and boozing as bad habits that need to be addressed.

Learnosity acquires Questionmark

16 June, 2021

Learnosity has acquired Questionmark, an end-to-end assessments, proctoring, badging and reporting solutions provider.

Tech in the classroom: share your stories

15 June, 2021

Google for Education is keen to hear stories about the use of Google tech in the classroom.

Excess tech use may lower educational performance

15 June, 2021

A new study suggests that excessive technology use for entertainment may have a longer-term adverse effect on the educational development of children.

Tech delivers innovative virtual exhibition

02 June, 2021

Innovative 3D technology developed in Australia is delivering an authentic gallery experience for viewers of the 2021 ARTEXPRESS virtual exhibition.

Are educational apps delivering?

31 May, 2021

A new study has analysed popular educational apps to evaluate the level of educational experience delivered and found that many are lacking.

NZ reframes the STEM narrative

24 May, 2021

New Zealand's Ministry of Education has announced a funding agreement of just under NZ$3m to boost STEM participation by Māori students.

Automating course migration and uplift

07 May, 2021

Changes to Crystal Delta's Crane application have reduced course migration and uplift times down to days, rather than weeks and months.

Brisbane's ORIGO Education finalist at international EdTech Awards

01 May, 2021

Brisbane-based ORIGO Education has been named a finalist in the international EdTech Digital Cool Tool Awards for its Big Books series.

Social media profiling of teens under scrutiny

29 April, 2021

A new report suggests that social media profiling of teens is out of step with community expectations.

Early childhoood census tracks developmental vulnerability

27 April, 2021

The Australian Early Development Census is conducted every three years to provide a national measurement to monitor Australian children's development.

Digital learner profile a 'passport' to future education and employment

23 April, 2021

NSW is set to lead the nation in developing a digital learner profile, with students invited to co-design their 'education passport'.

Partnership to connect STEM students with start-ups

20 April, 2021

Digital student job and internship matching platform Ribit has announced an education partnership with the Melbourne Institute of Technology.

Digital tools to teach history

14 April, 2021

From ABC Education, the Days in Conflict series of six interactive documentaries tells the story of Australia's wartime record in WWI.

SA Dept for Education launches Teach podcast

07 April, 2021

Teach is a new podcast featuring open discussion on the trials and triumphs of life as an educator in South Australia.

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