Parents may need to play the advocate for their child, especially if their child has a disability which affects their ability to communicate.
It's important for the child and their achievement at school that there is a good parent-teacher-student partnership.
Going all the way back: rules for the Murray Darling Basin are in Australia’s constitution.
Public confidence in the institutions in charge of the Murray Darling Basin has plummeted – with good reason.
Campo de concentración en Polonia.
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Aunque el Holocausto es uno de los genocidios mejor documentados de la historia, los datos cuantitativos disponibles son limitados. Un nuevo estudio investiga el número de muertes por día.
A concentration camp in Poland.
Even though the Holocaust is one of the best documented genocides in history, there's limited quantitative data available. A new study investigates the number of deaths per day.
Salida de la Tierra: los astronautas del Apolo 8 capturaron esta espectacular foto de la Tierra elevándose por encima del horizonte lunar mientras emergían desde detrás del lado oscuro de la Luna.
Hace cincuenta años la gente vio nuestro planeta desde el exterior por primera vez.
Earthrise: astronauts aboard Apollo 8 captured this spectacular photo of Earth rising above the lunar horizon as they emerged from behind the dark side of the Moon.
Image Credit: NASA
Fifty years ago people saw our planet from the outside for the first time.
Anna Breckon and Nat Randall, Rear view 2018 (still),
high definition digital video, multi-channel sound, 85:11 mins
Courtesy of the artists Photo: Andrew Curtis
Through animation, video, light and sound, Theatre is Lying exposes how visual art, performance and theatrical devices can interrogate what is real and what is not.
Labor leader Bill Shorten has announced a policy based on a solid principle of fairness, but with a second-best model of delivering social housing.
Labor has made a substantial commitment to tackling inequality in Australia, but has taken a second-best approach to overcoming the huge shortfall of social housing.
A kangaroo finds refuge in a small patch of vegetation surrounded by a new housing estate.
Expanding cities and farmland have created many small, often isolated patches of vegetation. Long seen as having limited ecological value, a new study shows these are vital for endangered species.
Royal Commissioner Kenneth Hayne’s next move will either refashion the industry, or merely seek a commitment from it to behave better.
With public hearings finished, insiders are making a last-ditch bid to either soften or sidetrack the final report of the banking royal commission.
Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer in Gaslight (1944), the film that inspired the now widely used term.
The term 'gaslighting' is now liberally used but what does it mean and where did it come from?
A Nike ad campaign billboard features NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Research shows that the new trend of activism marketing hinges on whether or not the brand engages in practices that match its message.
Two thirds of Australians over 65 use social media.
Younger generations could learn a thing or two from their older counterparts about how to have a healthier relationship with digital technologies like social media.
You know you’re not supposed to do this – but you do.
The science of sleep and the economics of sleeplessness.
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Only about one quarter Australians report getting eight or more hours of sleep. And in pre-industrial times, it was seen as normal to wake for a few hours in the middle of the night and chat or work.
Two in five Australian women have experienced physical or sexual violence.
Australians are more aware of domestic violence and sexual assault than before. But a worrying proportion blame victims for abuse, think women are lying, and don't believe consent is always necessary.
Profesional keaman siber bekerja mengembangkan perangkat lunak, menguji jaringan, merespon insiden dan pengembangan kebijakan.
Selain keterampilan teknis, mereka ingin orang-orang yang mereka rekrut memiliki keterampilan komunikasi, bekerja dengan baik dalam tim, dan menunjukkan empati dan integritas.
The tools on our smartphones are enabled by a huge network of mobile phone towers, Wi-Fi networks and server farms.
The energy required to power the massive, factory-sized data centres that computers rely on already consumes 5% of global electricity. And that energy load is doubling every decade.
How much sleep we need depends on us as individuals and varies by age.
Five out of five experts agreed not everyone needs eight hours of sleep.
Cybersecurity professionals work in software development, network testing, incident response and policy development.
Cybersecurity professionals are often portrayed as lone hackers in hoodies. But as well as technical skills, they also need to be excellent communicators and have a high degree of personal integrity.
Every time you access an internet site or app, you could be an unwitting subject of an A/B test.
A/B testing is leading to a profound change in business process that is filtering through our whole society.