Today is also Wattle Day in Australia.
What is Wattle Day?
- Wattle and Wattle Day can symbolise virtually anything we want, but they relate generally to Spring, being Australian, the Australian environment, and history. 187 more words
In a glimpse of what the future may hold, Sydney’s Shanti Korporaal has tiny microchips planted in her hands (pictured) so she can get into work and her car without carrying a card or keys. 11 more words
When I heard that a woman who attempted to seek asylum in Australia but had her boat returned to Vietnam was about to be sent to jail, leaving her kids with no parent and facing life in an orphanage, I started a crowd fund… 20 more words
As Australia tries to keep up with global technological innovation, those who do not have internet access fall behind (Rennie et al. 2016, p.22). One such example is the digitisation of Australia’s national standardised test, NAPLAN, which aims to give a snapshot of Australian students’ literacy and numeracy skills (ACARA 2015, p.18). 697 more words