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The following is a list of all the news items that are associated with Schooling.

2017 Parent Engagement (PE) Conference, 6–8 June 2017 in Melbourne, Australia

News | 16 January 2017

National Career Education Strategy

News | 19 December 2016

The Australian Government is committed to working with education, industry, career and parent stakeholders to ensure students receive effective career education to help them make a successful transition from school to further education, training or work. 

Learning Potential 2.0 app upgrade

News | 12 December 2016

Just in time for the school holidays, on Monday 12 December 2016, Minister Birmingham announced a major upgrade to the Australian Government’s Learning Potential mobile app, a great initiative to encourage parents to get more involved in their children’s education.

Your school is invited! 2017 National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence

News | 6 December 2016

Your school is invited to join schools across Australia to 'take a stand' against bullying and violence on Friday 17 March 2017.

National History Challenge Award winners

News | 29 November 2016

Department, University of Canberra to join forces for early learners

News | 20 November 2016

More than one million students have now visited Canberra

News | 16 November 2016

Over a million school students have now visited the national capital with the support of the Australian Government’s Parliament and Civics Education Rebate (PACER) program.

Wellbeing – building positive school communities

News | 14 October 2016

Request for Tender

News | 5 May 2016

Following an open tender process released on 2 May 2016, the University of Canberra has been engaged to deliver the project management of the Early Learning STEM Australia (ELSA) pilot program (2016 – 2019). The University of Canberra will design, develop and implement  a series of apps to...

New website and online tool to support VET delivered to secondary students

News | 10 March 2016

Incredible young Australians delve into history

News | 3 December 2015

An elite group of the nation’s finest young minds were honoured at the National History Challenge (NHC) awards presentation ceremony held at the Mural Hall at Parliament House on 1 December 2015.

Australian Federation of Islamic Councils (AFIC) Affiliated Schools - Compliance Review

News | 13 November 2015

Narragunnawali: Reconciliation in schools and early learning programme

News | 9 October 2015

Reconciliation Australia’s Narragunnawali: Reconciliation in Schools and Early Learning programme (Narragunnawali) supports early learning services and primary and secondary schools across Australia to develop environments that foster a higher level of knowledge and pride in Aboriginal and Torres...

Learning Potential app

News | 20 August 2015

2015 Simpson Prize Awards

News | 21 April 2015

The Simpson Prize is a national competition for Year 9-10 students encouraging them to explore the ANZAC tradition.

Support the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence

News | 20 March 2015

2015 Simpson Prize winners announced

News | 17 March 2015

The eight winners and eight runners-up of the 2015 Simpson Prize have been announced at a special ceremony in Parliament House.

The Teacher Education Ministerial Advisory Group Report released

News | 12 February 2015

The Teacher Education Ministerial Advisory Group Report, Action Now: Classroom Ready Teachers, has been released and makes 38 key recommendations. The Australian Government response to the Report has also been released.

Australian Government funding to boost local decision making in NSW government schools

News | 10 February 2015

All NSW government schools will now benefit from greater local autonomy through funding provided by the Australian Government.

Training Centres in Schools Program - Independent Review

News | 2 February 2015

Assistant Minister for Education and Training, Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, released the findings of the independent review of the Trade Training Centres in Schools Program on 3 February 2015.

The Australian Government response to the Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations References Committee report

News | 24 November 2014

Review of the Australian Curriculum - Final Report and the Initial Australian Government released

News | 11 October 2014

The final report from the Review of the Australian Curriculum has been released.

Australian Government funding to boost local decision making in ACT government schools

News | 24 September 2014

The Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP has welcomed the Australian Capital Territory’s involvement in the Independent Public Schools Initiative.

Australian Government funding to support greater autonomy in South Australian government schools

News | 24 September 2014

The Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP has welcomed South Australia’s involvement in the Independent Public Schools Initiative.

Australian Government funding to help the Northern Territory’s public schools become more autonomous

News | 16 September 2014

The Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and the Northern Territory Minister for Education, the Hon Peter Chandler MLA have announced that the Australian Government will invest $1.61 million to help establish the Northern Territory’s first Independent Public Schools and increase...