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How our pets strengthen neighbourhood ties

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Talk to any pet owner and you are bound to invoke stories about the joy and companionship of having a pet. But evidence is mounting that...

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Greens deny Lee Rhiannon’s ‘bullying’ claims

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Sources within the Greens maintain Lee Rhiannon has repeatedly undermined the party, after the senator hit back at reports she had been...

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Greens senator ‘feeling bullied’, blames ‘leaker’ for spreading misinformation

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Greens senator for NSW Lee Rhiannon has angrily denied she has twice been censured by her colleagues and says a “deceitful...

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‘The girls were ignited’: How a start-up hopes to smash glass ceiling

Posted by on Jun 26, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

For Madeleine Grummet, the worrying statistics around female leadership in the STEM sector are more than just numbers on a page. For the...

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Greens senator faces party room expulsion over Gonski 2.0 campaign

Posted by on Jun 25, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

New South Wales senator Lee Rhiannon could be censured or even expelled from the Greens party room in coming days, after accusations she...

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Cost blowout on new school

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

BUILDING the controversial Manly Vale Public School on top of bushland could cost taxpayers $50 million, according to a developer who...

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Probyn: Gonski’s passed but the politics of school funding will continue

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

The Government’s landmark Gonski 2.0 package passes the Senate, but Labor refuses to let go of the politics of schools funding — and...

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Senate votes to pass Gonski 2.0 in a big win for Coalition

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

The Federal Government’s $23.5 billion school funding package passes the Senate, in a significant victory for the Coalition ahead of...

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This is what actually happens with special needs kids in a mainstream classroom

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Education, Health | 0 comments

Pauline Hanson’s claims students with disabilities and autism are putting a strain on school teachers demonstrate her ignorance...

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Hanson’s insensitive remarks aren’t the only bad news for disabled students

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Proposed school funding reforms don’t go far enough to end discrimination against young people with a disability, Stephanie Gotlib...

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Hanson stands by disability remarks, lashes out at ‘political point-scoring’

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Education, Health | 0 comments

Amid intense criticism, One Nation leader Pauline Hanson refuses to apologise for saying students with disabilities should be taught...

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MP with son on autism spectrum demands Hanson apology

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Labor MP Emma Husar is seething over Senator Pauline Hanson’s comments that children with disabilities are putting a strain on...

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Having kids with disabilities in mainstream classrooms ‘benefits everyone’

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Pauline Hanson’s claims that children with disabilities in mainstream classrooms are making teachers forget about neurotypical kids...

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Disability advocates slam Hanson’s ‘bigoted’ comments on children with autism

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Disability advocates have slammed One Nation senator Pauline Hanson’s call for children with autism to be removed from mainstream...

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Special-needs kids to get extra funding under new Gonski deal

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Sydney’s Giant Steps school educates children with autism. It’s set to be a big winner once federal Parliament passes the...

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Government gets Senate support for Gonski 2.0

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

The Federal Government appears to have secured the numbers it needs to pass its school funding legislation, with One Nation, the Nick...

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Government on brink of passing school funding package

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

The Federal Government is close to getting enough votes to pass its multi-billion dollar school funding package as it works hard to cut a...

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Independent schools condemn Government’s Catholic funding plan

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

The Turnbull Government opens up a new front in its battle over education funding, with independent schools on the verge of withdrawing...

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Government in race against the clock to clinch Gonski 2.0 deal

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

Gonski 2.0 could be finalised this week — but only if the Government can find the 10 votes it needs to get the schools funding package...

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Govt talks school reforms with the Greens

Posted by on Jun 17, 2017 in Education | 0 comments

The Turnbull government is in talks with the Greens in a bid to pass its school funding reforms. This post is from Daily Telegraph. Click...

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