Biometric data can be used in schools to track everything from attendance to exam behaviour and what students buy from the canteen.
A new study investigated whether ‘school connectedness’ prevents the onset of depression and anxiety in 14 to 24 year-olds.
Personalised learning aim to tailor learning to every student. It is already being used in the United States and is being trialled in Australia.
A key aspect of Education Minister Jason Clare’s draft plan is recruiting more First Nations teachers. But it is missing details and an emphasis on decolonising schools.
‘Closing the gap’ frames Indigenous education as a problem. In a new study, researchers talked to Indigenous educators about what excellence looks like in their schools.
Research suggests a meal prepared onsite is likely to be the most achievable way of rolling out school lunches in Australia.
There is an ‘unprecedented’ shortage of teachers right across Australia. Education experts say teachers need respect and a more reasonable workload.
A study finds that graduates who attended publicly funded schools were more likely to have open intercultural orientations than those who attended private schools.
On Oct. 24, while a teenage gunman was pleading guilty for a deadly school incident in Michigan, another school shooting was taking place in St. Louis.
Teaching students techniques to cope with anxiety and stress can help them bounce back after a hurricane upends their life.
A new Grattan Institute report found only 15% of surveyed teachers have access to a high-quality bank of teaching materials at their school.
Three years ago, Australian governments committed to promote equity in schools. But we don’t have a clear definition of what it looks like.
Teachers are increasingly copping abuse from parents and it’s undermining their desire to stay in the profession.
A lot of federal money is now available for making school buildings healthier. Two environmental health experts explain how school districts can best use it.
Two education researchers say one of the most widely used terms in school reform debates should be retired because of its potential to do more harm than good.
A hip-hop artist and scholar says that while rap stresses the oral tradition, the music is also rife with references to a rich range of literature that spans the globe.
Not all students have access to the same level of parental help at home. So why are they judged as if they do? Two scholars probe how educators view students who fail to complete their homework.
Children deserve agency in decisions that affect them, but adults are ultimately responsible for making decisions in children’s best interests.
A new survey finds science classes are frequently being taught by non-science teachers.
Children who move schools often can struggle. But so too can those who stay put while others come and go. More attention needs to be paid to these often-forgotten victims of school transience.