No boom in home-schooling, says researcher
Despite recent reports claiming a spike in Victorian families opting out of mainstream education system, this is simply not true, according to one expert.
The Educator Weekend wrap: Students’ social media risks, the 'digital divide' and principals urge do
Making news this week, a lawyer outlines social media risks for students, we explore solutions to schools’ ‘digital divide’ and principals demand more information about domestic violence.
Research links academic success to parental aspiration
Parents of children who attend private schools have higher aspirations for their children than those who go to state and Catholic schools, new research shows.
When your students become your hackers
In a digital world, it’s only natural that students are educated about cybersecurity, but what should your school do if your students become your hackers?
Where have all the principals gone?
Recent data shows the nation’s schools could soon be facing a principal shortage. The Educator investigates why.
Govt audit of public school prayer groups announced
The NSW State Government will conduct a sweeping audit of public school prayer groups, warning it will not allow schools to become “the setting for extremist ideologies”.