With the younger generation learning to code before they learn to read, today's high school students need to quickly catch up.
Alexandra Smith, Heath Aston The NSW education minister, Rob Stokes, will dump the Safe Schools program and replace it with a new anti-bullying strategy when federal funding for the program runs out later this year.
Pallavi Singhal Girls who finished year 12 at a private school are most likely to go to university, as the gap between independent, Catholic and government school students who go on to higher education widens to its highest level in recent years.
Alexandra Smith A new report, using the results from the largest ever high school survey of its kind, found there was a gender gap between boys and girls on most measures of student engagement and wellbeing.
Inga Ting, Alexandra Smith and Pallavi Singhal At one school, parents says there are 60 girls to a toilet and children access the playground in shifts.
Emily Baker Students from both Canberra universities earned a wage above the national median starting salary of $56,000.
Pallavi Singhal Year 12 students who fail to meet the state government's new literacy and numeracy standard and do not receive their HSC will still be able to get an ATAR and go to university, the body responsible for admissions has confirmed.
Alexandra Smith More than 100 teachers at the elite Sydney girls' school, Kambala, signed a motion of no confidence in the former principal, Debra Kelliher.
Kelsey Munro The government has rejected the recommendations of an independent report into scripture teaching in the state's schools which would have forced providers to track student enrolment numbers and let students who opt out get on with their regular class work during scripture class time.
Pallavi Singhal The phonics check will be based on the UK model of a 5-7 minute test in which students are asked to read aloud 40 real and made-up words.
Registered and unregistered firearms have been seized as part of a two-day operation targeting outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMCG).
Plenty of former Wellington High School students attended the 1958-1975 reunion over the Easter weekend.
The vehicle appears to have left the road and struck a tree.
Wellington Cowboys First Grade coach Aidan Ryan is keen to get the season underway.
A record crowd of over 5000 people attended the weekend’s Man from Ironbark Festival in Stuart Town.
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McCarney's 15-month cobalt disqualification stands after appeal is knocked back.