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The Phone Call Every Parent Dreads

2 min read

Parents fight back tears as they tell of their nightmare journey back from a holiday, not knowing if their son would live or die.

National

National

School Kicks Uber Eats Off The Playground, Literally

2 min read

An Australian school has been forced to crack down on kids ordering Uber Eats directly to the school.

National

National

'Unhealthy' Lunchbox: Why Was This Mother Shamed?

2 min read

The school deemed the food 'unhealthy' and would not let her child eat it.

National

National

School Suspension Linked To Problems Later In Life

3 min read

Young students are often being suspended for "disruptive" rather than extreme behaviours, according to new research.

World

World

US School Reinstating Paddling To Punish Students

2 min read

"In this school, we take discipline very seriously."

National

National

Staff Used Epipen After Student Was Punched

2 min read

Emergency crews found the boy had "flat-lined".

News

News

School Officer Tasers Sleeping Student To Wake Him Up

1 min read

Yep. You read that correctly.

Politics

Politics

Turnbull Was Days From Fixing Schools Funding Mess Before Being Axed

2 min read

"What we're seeing is the government leaking on itself"

Daniel Steele

Daniel Steele

Why NAPLAN Ticks The Boxes For Students And Teachers

5 min read

It’s around this point of the year that discussions around NAPLAN, the problem with our education system and the sufferances of teachers come to light.

Tech

Tech

These Robots Are Helping Sick Kids Stay In School

2 min read

More than 6000 children in Australia miss out on school due to illness or injury.

Fleur Morrison

Fleur Morrison

The Busy Parents’ Guide To Book Week

6 min read

This is a community service announcement for parents of children in primary school: Children’s Book Week is just a few days away.

Views

Views

I’m So Glad Social Media Didn’t Exist When I Was A Teen

4 min read

If social media had been around in the '80s all the dumb things I did in my youth would be alive and kicking today.

Good News

Good News

School Makes Huge On-Field Heart For Injured Student

2 min read

Classmates' remarkable message of support for friend injured in rugby tackle.

Views

Views

It's Way Too Easy For Hackers To Watch Your Kids Online At School

3 min read

As a parent, it scares me to think that someone might be watching my kids at school. Waiting. Scanning. 

Good News

Good News

Schoolkids Build Solar Lights For Overseas Students

1 min read

"I’m very privileged that I get to give them a solar light and make a big difference in their world"

News

News

Wearing The Pants: State Amends NSW School Uniform Policy

1 min read

Girls attending public schools across NSW will have the option to wear pants or shorts instead of skirts to school under new plans announced today by the State Government.

Good News

Good News

Mum Leaps Into Action When Daughter Freezes On Stage

1 min read

A heartwarming moment went viral after a 10-year-old girl became frozen with stage fright at her school talent show.

Crime

Crime

Primary School Teacher Charged With Assault

1 min read

Police say they arrested the woman after speaking to students and staff at a primary school in Sydney's south-west.

National

National

Teenager Fighting For Life After School Camp Accident

1 min read

A Year 9 student suffered critical injuries after getting entangled in a ropes course during a school camp.

World

World

Texas School Shooter 'Non-Emotional', Says Lawyer, As Motive Sought

2 min read

Family of 17-year-old alleged gunman say they are 'as shocked as anyone else'.

World

World

Santa Fe Students Had Recent Active Shooter Drill

1 min read

'Get In The Corner, We've Done This Before.'

News

News

Reports Of Second Shooting, Near U.S. School

1 min read

Reports of a shooting near a U.S. high school in Georgia.

National

National

Exclusive: School Sold Off Amid Avalanche Of Enrolments

2 min read

The 60-year-old building will be knocked down and rezoned into apartment blocks.