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Tag: NSW education

Reassurance for HSC students amid lockdown

Thousands of NSW students due to begin their HSC trials amid lockdown have been offered reassurance adjustments will be made.

Chloe’s turning Indigenous culture into child’s play

Every time she picks up a paintbrush Chloe Sumner has one goal in mind - to share her culture with the next generation. Through her business ‘Barka Arts’, the talented 29-year-old has found...

Public schools fair well in 2020 HSC

Newcastle's Merewether High School was the most successful non-Sydney based school to feature among the HSC honours announced this week. The learning hub in Broadmeadow secured two 2020 First in Course awards, making...

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...
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