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Assessment: Teaching’s Hidden Gem

In many ways I’m thinking out loud about some of the changes that we are beginning to see in out nearly post-level World.  There is life after levels and it might be quite interesting. 1,385 more words

Redesigning Classrooms

Shorten: A great nation includes everyone - Indigenous&Non Indigenous- Government MPs Stage Disrespectful Walkout

Addressing parliament today Bill Shorten spoke about what needs to be done about closing the gap between Indigenous Australia and Non-Indigenous Australia.

Mr Shorten stated a great nation includes everyone and that there are two Australia’s one Australia is educated and have a long life while another Australia is wrecked by poverty and women 30 times more likely to feel family violence. 257 more words

Australian News

NACCHO Media Release: Aboriginal health must remain the priority to close the gap

The peak Aboriginal health organisation today said Aboriginal health, commitment to programs that work, Aboriginal control and long-term funding were all necessary to close the ongoing gap between Aboriginal and other Australians. 330 more words

Aboriginal Health

Abbott Targets Poor White People To Close Gap On Indigenous Health.

Tony Abbott has outlined in his speech today a commitment to “closing the gap” between the life expectancy of indigenous people and “Australians”, by removing health care for all poor people. 330 more words


3 Snaps for Feminism

Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, and Adam Grant, a professor at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, published an article today in the NYT encouraging women to speak up at work.  269 more words