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  1. 4 April 2020 - Education

    The psychology of isolation

    The need to self-isolate needn’t be a burden; it can be an opportunity for self-reflection and renewal. Here a University of Melbourne expert provides some tips

  2. 25 March 2020 - Education

    How to keep your head during COVID-19

    In a crisis the first impulse can be fear or panic, but COVID-19 demands clear thought. A University of Melbourne expert explains how to adapt your own thinking

  3. 24 March 2020 - Learning & Teaching

    Five tips for keeping kids learning at home

    As some Australian states announce COVID-19 school closures, a University of Melbourne expert explains how to help keep your kids learning at home.

  4. 10 March 2020 - Learning & Teaching

    The soft power of education

    Australia has been consistent about the way education can build our nation’s soft power, but University of Melbourne experts say this approach needs updating.

  5. 7 March 2020 - Education

    Tech-bots, virtual worlds and personalised everything

    Technology is changing our world and education must equip today’s children for the future, says a University of Melbourne expert on International Women's Day.

  6. 18 February 2020 - Learning & Teaching

    Our business leaders must think critically

    Critical thinking has become highly valued in business, but University of Melbourne research finds that these skills aren’t taught to business students.

  7. 16 February 2020 - Education

    The enduring ‘cultural cringe’ about teaching Australian literature

    Australian literature has often been ignored in the classroom, but a new University of Melbourne project helps teachers share these diverse books with students.

  8. 13 January 2020 - Education

    The young and curious: How Science Gallery can break down silos

    An innovative University of Melbourne study will explore and challenge what young people really want from their cultural institutions.

  9. 9 December 2019 - Learning & Teaching

    Assessing what we value, not valuing what we assess

    Standardised tests like NAPLAN and PISA are part of an approach to schooling and testing that isn’t fit for purpose now, says a University of Melbourne expert.

  10. 28 November 2019 - Learning & Teaching

    Australia’s lost students

    University of Melbourne research finds that the alarmingly high number of school-aged Australians detached from education has been largely hidden – until now.