Online Symposium resources

Have you seen our range of online Symposium resources? Visit the Symposium page for: Keynote presentations by Commissioner Robert Fitzgerald AM, Genevieve  Hassall, Adviser, the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, and Richard Stewart, Manager, Transition Support Service, Queensland Education Department. Common Themes and Priorities identified by the Workshop Groups over the two days Response to Symposium […]

Supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students’ transition into post-school destinations

The Australian Government Department of Education and Training has released a series of resources highlighting examples of schools supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander secondary students’ transition to post-school destinations. The resources showcase high quality Vocational Education and Training (VET), vocational learning and career education programs from schools in metropolitan, regional and remote locations. ‘The […]

An award for life

South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) points are easier to earn with a program students can design themselves. The Duke of Edinburgh’s (DofE) International Award allows young people aged 14 to 25 to set themselves a series of challenges to achieve in the areas of Skill, Service, Physical Recreation and Adventurous Journeys. There is something […]

Report: Effectiveness of boarding for remote Indigenous students

The Remote Education Systems project (RES) project concluded in June 2016. The research aimed to find out how remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities can get the best benefit from the teaching and learning happening in and out of schools. The project found that many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote communities […]

Distance Education Resource Video

This video from the Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association (ICPA) showcases how distance education works for families that have no daily access to face to face schooling due to location. This informative resource will help those outside this environment understand better how a typical distance education school day runs. Click here to view the video Click here […]