Lower completion rates for rural and remote universities are not necessarily a reflection on the quality of the educational experience they provide, but reflect the demographics of their students.
Phonics instruction gives children letter-sound knowledge, a skill that is essential for them to read unfamiliar words by themselves.
Turns out children don't necessarily become smarter just because they have learned how to play the piano or sing in a choir.
This move to measure the impact of university research on society introduces many new challenges that were not previously relevant when evaluation focused solely on academic merit.
We are now seeing technology being designed with education in mind, and it's changing the way students' learn and understand.
Wearing a skirt at school can make girls less likely to participate in physical activity, and it's time schools changed their policies around it.
Were your teachers right about when to use commas, and about not starting sentences with 'and'?
We take a closer look at some of the common claims made this year to see if there is any truth to them.
Gonski funding was scrapped and the vocational education sector got a new student loan system. Here's what else happened in education this year...
The government has announced it will accept recommendations to make the university admissions process more transparent. But that alone isn't enough.
The latest PISA report shows Indonesian girls outperforming boys in all subjects. But, overall, Indonesian students are low performers among students of PISA-participating countries.
While spending has grown for preschools, schools and universities, vocational education misses out.
Various forms of testing that reduce students’ knowledge, capacities and skills to a single number cannot of themselves help inform improvement.
Policy continuity is what is needed to improve Australian students' maths capability.