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Finding new ways to keep in touch.

Professor of computer science and award-winning educator, Richard Buckland, shares his tips for helping less tech-savvy relatives adapt to socialising online – with as little tension as possible.

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Physics Professor Joe Wolfe is popular among students for dramatic lecture demonstrations. Out of class he researches the mechanics of the human voice and composes music.

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There are two types of knowledge – we've evolved to acquire the first naturally; we need schools for the second. Cognitive load theory explains how to teach knowledge we don't automatically get.

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For women with a bachelor of arts degree, teaching is one of the highest paying jobs. The opposite is true for men.

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New research suggests universities and schools need to implement mentoring programs and provide increased language assistance to help refugees get equal educational opportunities.

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Dani Cooper reports on a program backed by UNSW and the NSW Department of Education that places student teachers in rural and remote schools.

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When teachers are more adaptable, they're better able to respond to the changing nature of teaching, and navigate a complex workplace.

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The recent release of the report of the independent review into rural, regional and remote education provides a much-needed focus on the unique challenges and opportunities rural, regional and remote communities encounter.

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A program backed by UNSW and the NSW Department of Education that places student teachers in rural and remote schools has proved energising for all involved.

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Differences in educational practices between Victoria and NSW could explain declines in Australian students’ mathematics performance in international test scores, according to research led by UNSW.

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