Education

Creatures on hand in virtual classroom

premium_icon Creatures on hand in virtual classroom

Wildlife warrior set to beam wild animals into your lounge room

School closed after shock COVID-19 test result

premium_icon School closed after shock COVID-19 test result

School closed for cleaning as contact tracing underway

RIP Bruce Dawe: Poet of ordinary Australia dies

premium_icon RIP Bruce Dawe: Poet of ordinary Australia dies

Renowned poet Bruce Dawe, who was studied by generations of Australian school students, has died in a Queensland nursing home.

VIDEO: Teachers shake off coronavirus blues with viral dance

premium_icon VIDEO: Teachers shake off coronavirus blues with viral dance

‘The challenge was coming from the angle of that we’re in crazy times so let’s do something fun. I’ve been blown away with the response.’

Children to return to classrooms after holidays, PM says

premium_icon Children to return to classrooms after holidays, PM says

Scott Morrison says children are expected to return to classrooms after the looming school holidays if parents are unable to provide home learning.

Explore secrets of the past from home in online exhibition

premium_icon Explore secrets of the past from home in online exhibition

Townsville has stepped onto an international stage to share the secrets of the past with the world. How you can check out the exhibition online >>

Huge pay packets of Uni bosses revealed

premium_icon Huge pay packets of Uni bosses revealed

University bosses who earn twice as much as the Prime Minister will be forced to slash spending as coronavirus cuts revenue by as much as 20 per cent

OPINION: How can anyone eat animals after coronavirus?

OPINION: How can anyone eat animals after coronavirus?

For all the energy we’re expending on worrying, panic-buying toilet paper, and hoarding hand wash are we really doing enough to turn things around? No, not even close...

Help for parents home-schooling their kids

premium_icon Help for parents home-schooling their kids

The ABC will try and even the learning playing field by providing free education content to children who are forced to stay home due to the COVID-19 virus.

Child care centres will have to close unless lifeline given

premium_icon Child care centres will have to close unless lifeline given

Early learning service operators are warning if action isn’t taken, no one will be able to take care of the children of workers on the frontline.

Parents can’t work and teach, it’s that simple

premium_icon Parents can’t work and teach, it’s that simple

Our education system has been woefully imbalanced for years, but as more children stay home amid the spread of coronavirus, its inadequacies are being laid bare for all...

Sporting legends’ ‘awesome’ virus gesture

Sporting legends’ ‘awesome’ virus gesture

University students across the world have been greatly affected by the COVID-19 outbreak, but two sporting icons have provided some much-needed motivation.

Teachers among huge spike in cases

Teachers among huge spike in cases

Two teachers and a student from a Sydney school are among the new confirmed cases in NSW as the state approaches 2000 infections.

The Google search taking net by storm

The Google search taking net by storm

A new way for kids to interact with their favourite animals has taken the internet by storm as the coronavirus sees parents turn to augmented reality.

Soap shortage: Teachers using metho to clean classrooms

premium_icon Soap shortage: Teachers using metho to clean classrooms

Some Queensland teachers have been forced to make their own disinfectants to spray work spaces following a shortage of cleaning supplies.

Health worker left in tears by agonising dilemma

premium_icon Health worker left in tears by agonising dilemma

A Gold Coast health worker has revealed her turmoil about what she is being forced to do as she serves on the front line of the coronavirus fight.

Queensland’s top teachers revealed

premium_icon Queensland’s top teachers revealed

Four of Queensland’s best teachers have been awarded a coveted fellowship recognising excellence in the profession. SEE THE FULL LIST