Education

How students who flunk English, maths still become teachers

Premium Content How students who flunk English, maths still become teachers

A controversial tertiary diploma is fast-tracking dud students into teaching...

Teacher ‘embarrassed’ by bizarre nightclub incident

Premium Content Teacher ‘embarrassed’ by bizarre nightclub incident

Benjamin John Opie ‘embarrassed’ after bizarre theft

‘Busted up’: New theory on shark explosion claims

Premium Content ‘Busted up’: New theory on shark explosion claims

JCU lecturer says more data needed to determine Cairns shark numbers

WARM WELCOME: New docs on the block at Bundy hospital

Premium Content WARM WELCOME: New docs on the block at Bundy hospital

Equally passionate about helping others, both decided Bundy was the perfect place to start their careers in medicine

How students can get $5000

How students can get $5000

School leavers are being urged to check whether they are eligible to get $5000 from the federal government before they start university or TAFE.

‘Cash, lies, celebs’: Inside ‘obsessive’ elite school world

Premium Content ‘Cash, lies, celebs’: Inside ‘obsessive’ elite school world

For some parents, no tactic is off limits when it comes to fighting to secure a prestigious education for their children. FIND OUT THE INSIDE TIPS AND TRICKS

Stressed teachers seek time out of classroom

Premium Content Stressed teachers seek time out of classroom

Stressed Queensland teachers are taking leave from classrooms at alarming rates, with a large jump in WorkCover claims over the past decade.

Warwick youngsters awarded for recycling innovation

Premium Content Warwick youngsters awarded for recycling innovation

Southern Downs kids are learning the lesson of recycling in this one-of-a-kind way.

TOP ACHIEVER: Warwick teen’s stunning ATAR result

Premium Content TOP ACHIEVER: Warwick teen’s stunning ATAR result

This student has secured a world of possibility after a jaw-dropping end to a wild year.

State’s top ATAR achievers revealed

Premium Content State’s top ATAR achievers revealed

After a hectic senior year, Queensland’s top secondary students have been revealed with the release of ATAR scores.

FIRST RESULTS: How schools performed in ATAR

Premium Content FIRST RESULTS: How schools performed in ATAR

Some schools are reporting more than 50 per cent of students achieving an ATAR of 90 or above. FIND OUT HOW YOUR SCHOOL PERFORMED

Screams and crying as Queensland's top ATAR scores revealed

Premium Content Screams and crying as Queensland's top ATAR scores revealed

Queensland’s top students have been revealed with just 30 achieving the highest Australian Tertiary Admission Rank of 99.95 across the state.

Class of 2020 waking up to new score

Premium Content Class of 2020 waking up to new score

After a tumultuous final year hit hard by COVID-19, the class of 2020 - pioneers since their very first day at school - will wake to another first on Saturday.

’Demeaning’: Schoolgirls asked to kneel to check hemlines

’Demeaning’: Schoolgirls asked to kneel to check hemlines

A high school has apologised after a group of Year 7 girls were made to get in line and kneel on the ground to have their hemlines checked.

‘Trump sux’ school display ‘disgusting’, parents say

Premium Content ‘Trump sux’ school display ‘disgusting’, parents say

Parents of children at an after-school care class are protesting after abusive messages and artworks against outgoing US president Donald Trump were displayed.

Dunce teachers to be weeded out with tough test

Premium Content Dunce teachers to be weeded out with tough test

A new test will save time and money for trainee teachers who aren’t up to scratch.

Beloved teacher aide honoured after sudden death

Premium Content Beloved teacher aide honoured after sudden death

When Jodie Maluga sat down with a book and her students, she oozed the magic that easily turned a jumble of letters into a complete sentence for young minds.

Qld uni dishing out free iPads to students

Premium Content Qld uni dishing out free iPads to students

A Queensland university is giving away new iPads, linen packs and even fridges to encourage students to live on campus.