While Simon and Simona Ochana were building up their English at school in Sydney this week, Islamic State terrorists were closing in on their family's village.
One in five 14-year-old's in NSW is performing so poorly in writing that they should be receiving targeted intervention, an analysis of NAPLAN data reveals.
The prospect of university degrees more than doubling in price came as news to would-be students attending Saturday's open day for two of Sydney's biggest universities.
A senior British bureaucrat, who, with many other bureaucrats, failed to prevent the systematic rape and physical abuse of children in the English town of Rotherham has relocated to Melbourne and been appointed a deputy secretary in Victoria's Education Department.
Students felt safer and bullying had been reduced in public high schools with secular welfare officers, according to an independent review which the NSW education minister, Adrian Piccoli, has sent to the federal goverment in the wake of its push to fund religious-only chaplains in schools.
Comprehensive NSW high schools are increasingly doing their own selective testing and some are grouping classes based on NAPLAN results despite research showing that streaming can further disadvantage already marginalised students.
At Our Lady of Mount Carmel School, adversity is no excuse for failure.
Teachers, you have a new assignment – learning to set better homework.
Daniel Full is somewhat of an anomaly at North Sydney Boys High School.
Catholic schools across Sydney are taking a stand against children in detention, which they say violates basic human rights and is inconsistent with their Christian values.
POLICE are appealing for information that might help locate a man who has been missing from Hillston for ...
A CAR was completely destroyed in a fire that is being treated as suspicious by Griffith police.
AS Griffith makes headlines again after a man has come forward claiming he witnessed the shooting of local ...
A FORMER Griffith primary school principal has labelled bullying victims and students with mental health problems as "morons", ...
From the Hot Rod Show to St Patrick's School Art Show, from the Salami Festival Festa della Salsicce ...
Spring has only just started but Griffith is looking beautiful with lots of trees already blossoming.
REIGNING premier Tullibigeal-Lakes United took the first step towards defending its title by beating Waratahs 30-26 in the ...