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Technology and learning in the classroom
Australia was one of the first countries in the world to have more computers than students in schools. But as the numbers of computers and other technological devices increased, student performance did not. The days of cramming computers into classrooms and expecting improvements in learning are numbered. In an article published in The Conversation, Christian Moro and Kathy Mills explore how to get the balance right.View Article
Closing the Gap Report 2019
Recently the Prime Minister tabled the 11th Closing the Gap Report which shows that the early childhood education and Year 12 attainment targets are on track and important progress has been made in health and education. However some targets are not on track. View the annual report to Parliament on progress in Closing the Gap, including report chapters at a glance. https://ctgreport.pmc.gov.au/View Report
What’s your goal in 2019?
AITSL are supporting educators to reach their goals by providing greater access to resources. Moving into leadership? Becoming a HALT? Starting in your first year in the classroom? Sign up to AITSL’s special mailing list to get the resources you need to help you achieve your goals in 2019.Join AITSL’s Mailing List