Public school teachers are working longer hours, which they believe will have a negative impact on their ability to teach students.
Early exposure to a second (foreign) language will not disturb the children's language development. Some myths have been explained.
We are seeing widespread financial exploitation because of cultural, economic and political factors that haven't been addressed. Regulators should do more.
Increasingly, young people across Africa are taking up Nelson Mandela's challenge of working to improve the lives of ordinary people.
Politics Podcast: Tanya Plibersek on Labor’s taxing times.
Tanya Plibersek talks on Anthony Albanese's Whitlam oration, Bill Shorten's unexpected announcement on rolling back company tax for medium sized firms, and the "tough" byelections.
Low expectations influence disabled young people's educational attainment, finds new study.
While schools have adopted 'growth mindset' interventions and millions of dollars have been spent to see if they work, an analysis of the available research shows they have only a small impact.
Smart phones are educational – and a big part of students' futures.
Journalism is still a popular choice for students, but the harsh realities of the media industry can can crush idealism.
Ken Starkey defends the importance of business schools, while Martin Parker says 'bring in the bulldozers'.
Those who study, research and teach management are often viewed skeptically, even by their students, who might have more experience than they do in the business world. Here's why that's wrong.
A researcher discovered that many US students cite alt-right websites in their research papers. Should teachers discuss the websites to help students tell fact from fiction?
Many Canadians have volunteered to help newcomers adjust to society. This board game was developed to help these volunteers understand what it feels like to enter a new country and build a new life.
Well-written vision and mission statements can guide decision-making, resource allocations, policy decisions, and how a school operates.
A newish method called the multidimensional poverty index is revealing new insights into the South Africa's poverty.
History needs to focus on historical consciousness if students are to become capable of dealing with South Africa's social problems.
Will new communications licensing costs make small satellites so expensive that they can't be used for student education?
Former Education Secretary Arne Duncan has called for a school boycott to change the nation's gun laws and make schools safer. A scholar who studies protest explains how the boycott could work.
Teachers who are just starting out often lack the subject knowledge needed for effective teaching.
New Zealand's coalition government in its first budget has treated public policies as investments, with the goal of improving social and environmental outcomes.