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  1. 12 February 2017 - Health & Wellbeing

    Why helping at home is good for kids

    They might complain about it, but doing chores can be good for children. Now a major study will find out exactly what they think about helping out at home.

  2. 26 January 2017 - Learning & Teaching

    How to cope with your child’s first day at school

    The first day of school is a huge transition, not just for children but parents too. Seeing it as a positive challenge can make it easier for everyone.

  3. 23 January 2017 - Learning & Teaching

    Keeping new teachers in the classroom

    As new teachers leave the profession in droves, more must be done to give them the job security and resilience they - and their students - need.

  4. 17 January 2017 - Learning & Teaching

    Lessons to learn from the International Baccalaureate

    The International Baccalaureate, a global alternative to standard secondary schooling, is gaining ground. State education authorities can learn from its merits.

  5. 12 January 2017 - Under the Microscope

    Using education to create cohesion from conflict

    Professor Joseph Lo Bianco learned at a young age how language could divide communities. He now uses it to help opposing sides in conflicts find common ground.

  6. 20 December 2016 - Under the Microscope

    It takes two to write and laugh

    Sisters Lisa Gibbs and Bernadette Hellard have found fun and success in writing children's books that aim to build the resilience of younger readers.

  7. Podcast9 December 2016 - The Policy Shop

    Why Australia needs a business plan

    Australia's drop in the innovation rankings and the lack of collaboration between industry and universities are the focus of this episode of The Policy Shop.

  8. 8 December 2016 - Learning & Teaching

    Is social media good for you?

    It can certainly be addictive, but whether social media boosts or harms your mental health comes down to how you use it.

  9. 23 November 2016 - Learning & Teaching

    Making universities worth it

    If higher education is to be properly valued in society institutions must be more transparent on what they do and how they perform.

  10. 15 November 2016 - Learning & Teaching

    Reigniting higher education admissions reform

    As the school year draws to an end, so the debate around reforming the admissions process to universities needs to be reignited.