Best of the west: students show maths counts everywhere

Best of the west: students show maths counts everywhere

Friday, 17 Jun 2016

The solutions of Australia’s winning teams in the International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IM2C) show that mathematical thinking is all around us.

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ACER head calls for national action plan

ACER head calls for national action plan

Thursday, 12 May 2016

A national action plan agreed by Commonwealth, state and territory governments is urgently required if Australia is to arrest declining performances in schools. 

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Close the gender gap; build the future STEM workforce

Close the gender gap; build the future STEM workforce

Thursday, 14 Apr 2016

Understanding how gender affects participation and achievement in mathematics can help educators close Australia’s gender gap in maths education, according to a report released today by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER). 

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Indigenous student attendance not a challenge for schools alone

Indigenous student attendance not a challenge for schools alone

Thursday, 17 Mar 2016

Boosting school attendance for Indigenous students is a broad social policy challenge, not merely a challenge within education policy circles, according to a new report by the Australian Council for Educational Research released today on National Close the Gap Day.

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Schools vital for wellbeing of marginalised students

Schools vital for wellbeing of marginalised students

Thursday, 25 Feb 2016

Most students in the middle years of school report high levels of wellbeing, but marginalised students are more likely to report low levels of wellbeing, including lower levels of school satisfaction, teacher support, and parental interest in school, according to the latest Australian Child Wellbeing Project report, released in Canberra today.

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