Keeping kids safe online more important than ever

02 September, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic, lockdowns and increased isolation are creating heightened rates of cyberbullying, child exploitation and image-based abuse.

Weathering the storm: overcoming technology supply chain risk

01 September, 2020 by Rod Bassi | Supplied by: Acer Computer Australia Pty Ltd

Boosting Australia's local manufacturing and supply base will see our nation weather the storm of 2020 and put us in a good place for a return to growth.

NZ: $69m upgrade for school networks and security

01 September, 2020

A $69 million online learning package announced by the NZ Government will upgrade schools' digital networks and improve online security.

Google services restored following student email 'incident'

31 August, 2020

ACT public schools recently experienced an 'email incident', with spam emails containing inappropriate material being circulated to students.

MS Teams: new features to engage students

31 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Microsoft Pty Ltd

Microsoft has been working to improve its Teams product in response to a global need for remote learning.

Smartphones lower exam grades, study finds

28 August, 2020

A new study has revealed that students who use their smartphones to search the internet when completing homework are more likely to perform poorly in exams.

Closing the online teaching skills gap

27 August, 2020 | Supplied by: ACS Distance Education

2020 has highlighted fundamental differences between traditional and online teaching approaches — and not everyone has kept up.

Future of education: the student view

25 August, 2020

Students can provide input into the future of education, thanks to the Student Voice writing competition.

Remote education inquiry focuses on schools and further ed

25 August, 2020

Two roundtable public hearings on Wednesday, 26 August will investigate barriers to accessing quality, affordable schooling and further education.

The STEM literacy imperative

24 August, 2020

A new report highlights discrepancies between professionals when defining and discussing STEM, risking the benefits offered by STEM integrated learning.

Flexible and personalised learning approach recognised

24 August, 2020

Pacific Lutheran College principal Bronwyn Dolling has been celebrated in The Educator's annual Hot List report.

STEM Punks up for national awards

20 August, 2020

STEM Punks has been nominated as a finalist in three categories at the 2020 AusMumpreneur Awards.

Online support for early childhood educators

20 August, 2020

The Victorian Government is delivering more support for educators and teachers to better prepare for children moving from kindergarten to school.

Giving students a voice

18 August, 2020

A multimedia hub aimed at giving NSW students a platform where they can share their views and creativity with the wider community has been launched.

Stanford delivers advice for teaching online

17 August, 2020

Thousands of high school teachers from around the world recently took part in the Teaching Your Class Online program.

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