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High school teacher's expertise nationally recognised

premium_icon High school teacher's expertise nationally recognised

How this teacher’s expertise in agriculture led to her being selected for...

Teacher found passed out drunk and four times over limit

premium_icon Teacher found passed out drunk and four times over limit

A teacher got drunk, passed out at a BP and landed in court.

Top cop shares frightening tale about domestic violence

premium_icon Top cop shares frightening tale about domestic violence

BUSINESS owners, councillors, police officers and members of the community came...

Work underway as schools go solar

premium_icon Work underway as schools go solar

The roll out of the QLD Government’s state school solar panel program is now underway, with four Redlands Coast schools due for their panels by July 2020.

Hervey Bay Special School students graduate in style

premium_icon Hervey Bay Special School students graduate in style

It was hosted at the Hervey Bay RSL and the red carpet was rolled out for the students

IS YOUR SCHOOL ON THE LIST? 178 schools to get solar panels

premium_icon IS YOUR SCHOOL ON THE LIST? 178 schools to get solar panels

The Queensland Government has revealed that 178 state schools will soon have solar panels installed. SEE IF YOUR SCHOOL MADE THE CUT

Principal pleads guilty to ‘bizarre’ stalking of successor

premium_icon Principal pleads guilty to ‘bizarre’ stalking of successor

A former principal waged a year-long poison-pen campaign on a successor that left him so fearful he parked his car near “where CCTV will capture any attack”.

How to help kids adjust to life after school

premium_icon How to help kids adjust to life after school

Year 12 is over for your child. But there are still some things to keep in mind. Psychologist Judith Locke has some tips for navigating this territory.

Sacked teacher reinstated after marking scandal

premium_icon Sacked teacher reinstated after marking scandal

A high school teacher who tampered with student marks has been reinstated, despite claims he personally targeted two teenagers at a college.

This is the one thing Schoolies shouldn’t get to do

premium_icon This is the one thing Schoolies shouldn’t get to do

There’s one thing most Schoolies do which leads to a lot of problems. So why do we let them do it, asks Ann Wason Moore.

8-year-old entrepreneurs raise money for great cause

premium_icon 8-year-old entrepreneurs raise money for great cause

West Mackay schoolboys put their thirst for making a buck to good use.

Elite Brisbane school tells parents to cancel holidays

premium_icon Elite Brisbane school tells parents to cancel holidays

Angry parents have hit out at an elite Brisbane school after they were told not to book any family holidays during a two-week break between terms.

End-of-year celebrations marred by crash tragedy

premium_icon End-of-year celebrations marred by crash tragedy

A Sunshine Coast community is mourning a much-loved teacher and father, who died in a nightmare crash on his drive to school this morning.

Learning to halt in upcoming teacher strike

premium_icon Learning to halt in upcoming teacher strike

Teachers take action to make their voices heard

How school report cards are failing Aussie kids

premium_icon How school report cards are failing Aussie kids

Teachers are so swamped they are being forced to use software tools that generate generic comments on report cards. Here’s how your child could be affected.

Schools unhappy with teacher ‘stimulus’ payment

premium_icon Schools unhappy with teacher ‘stimulus’ payment

As the union pushes for a $1250 one-off payment for Catholic school staff in Queensland – to match state teachers’ – the cost of the deal has been revealed.

Why child porn teacher was made prisoner of court

premium_icon Why child porn teacher was made prisoner of court

Darren Westley Mitchell returns to court for breaching his suspended sentence over child exploitation material.

After school care services failing Queensland kids

premium_icon After school care services failing Queensland kids

An investigation has found thousands of kids are in after school care services that fail to meet quality standards. SEE IF YOUR CHILD’S SCHOOL IS ON THE LIST