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Jasmine’s vision for kids recognised

Eleven-year-old Jasmine Seidel likes playing with LEGO, reading books, dancing and swimming. She is in her final year of primary school and is looking forward to wearing next year’s blue high school uniform. Unlike...

Increased casual teacher numbers for 2021

Regional schools are set to get a helping hand next month with casual teachers remaining at the ready for any last-minute learning. Up to 12 casual teachers will be employed permanently to cover...

Mural art helps teens think outside the box

A giant platypus marks the start of a school art project that is the product of a Newcastle artist thinking outside the box. Launched at Warner’s Bay High School on Wednesday, Mural in...

Government announces further easing of restrictions

More families can attend community sports, music ensembles and school camps can proceed, and a modest increase to dancing at weddings is allowed under new COVID-19 safety rules. NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard...

Sun-savvy students in a class of their own

Sun-savvy school students are being asked to design a winning shady space for learning this spring in a bid to reduce rates of skin cancer in future generations. Using a set of new...

Year 12 students say 2020 has “brought them closer”

Kotara High School captains Heath Goodman and Meg Donnan say being a Year 12 student in 2020 has meant learning lessons that extend beyond the classroom. Forfeiting excursions, camps, Schoolies, sporting events and...

Formals back on the calendar in NSW schools

By this Friday, 11 September, all schools across NSW will have received the COVID-19 safety plan guidance for Year 12 graduations and formals. After initial resilience, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has agreed to...

A celebration of Indigenous language, literacy

Celebrations will take place across the country tomorrow (Wednesday 2 September) as part of a nod to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander language and literacy. Indigenous Literacy Day will be held virtually this...