05 December 2014
Modular kits can help students in the science classroom understand molecules, processes and forces that cannot be seen. Here, educator Britt Gow reviews a few ready-made kits.
02 December 2014
In the second of two articles exploring Indigenous education in a Navajo community, editor Jo Earp finds out how cultural traditions are used to assess learning.
01 December 2014
Educators are embarking on a two year journey to evaluate fresh approaches through school-based research and share effective practice across sectors.
27 November 2014
Australian educators believe insufficient time to prepare for lessons and a lack of skills are hindering the use of ICT in teaching and learning, a new study suggests.
20 November 2014
Our latest reader submission explores the need to strengthen links between teacher professional learning and improved student outcomes.
18 November 2014
In Episode 6 of The Research Files, Teacher speaks to Sandra Pattison and Tham Lu about an NCVER report that explores whether school characteristics influence student engagement of 15-year-olds.
17 November 2014
In follow-up to our article on Indigenous student retention, Teacher editor Jo Earp talks to the co-founder of a school in the US that could offer inspiration to educators here.
13 November 2014
A survey of Australian teachers and principals has revealed an ageing workforce, which researchers warn has significant implications for succession planning.
12 November 2014
We speak to Ray Boyd, Principal of West Beechboro Primary School in Perth. Since taking on his role, he has introduced a Professional Recognition Program to support staff learning and student outcomes have improved significantly.
11 November 2014
Suicide is a significant public health issue due to its serious social, emotional and economic consequences. So, what can schools do? Three experts discuss.