More than half of all students starting a bachelor degree at an Australian university are now admitted on a basis other than their Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR), despite this cohort having one of the highest dropout rates.
Pallavi Singhal Children as young as 10 are choosing a career path based on NAPLAN results and gender.
Emma Kelly, Emily Baker A Canberra Islamic school is set to expand from 66 pupils to 600 students.
Alexandra Smith One student was caught muttering into an iPhone, while others posted photos of the exam paper on social media from inside the exam room.
Pallavi Singhal When Sabrina Ahmed stepped forward to lead a reading lesson in her daughter's year 1 class, her hands were shaking.
Pallavi Singhal In future, students may be able to choose when and how much of the literacy and numeracy test they sit at once.
Pallavi Singhal At least 2800 nursing and trades students and 143 staff at one of Australia's largest private colleges have been thrown a lifeline after the collapse of Careers Australia.
Pallavi Singhal Up to half of all teachers are leaving the profession in the first five years, and part of the problem could be the way the school day is structured.
Pallavi Singhal Five Australian universities are among the world's top 50 universities, according to a major global ranking.
Pallavi Singhal The warden and chairman of the scandal-ridden St Paul's college have both retired a week after the most recent incidence of "sexist behaviour".
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The Macleay Valley Veterinary Services (MVVS) has donated $1,000 to the Macleay Valley Riding for the Disabled.
Crescent Head's Zylas Bunting won the third round of the Australian GP Junior Class.
Kundabung Hall will present the original artworks of Milton Budge, which combine European and Aboriginal techniques into the ...
Indii Swimwear are holding an Indigenous fashion show featuring local emerging designers and established labels.
Rangers coach Dean Riordan is stoked with his side's opening half of the season.