Former NSW Education Minister Adrian Piccoli will contribute to teaching and work with the UNSW School of Education on its programs with rural, regional and disadvantaged schools.
A UNSW program for gifted children is engaging some of Australia's brightest youngsters with problems their elders have struggled to solve.
Bob Carr reflected on his own challenging school experiences in his opening address to a gifted education conference at UNSW.
UNSW's student teachers are at the forefront of an initiative aimed at boosting the quality of learning and teaching in government schools.
NAPLAN is a high-stakes test - schools are held publicly accountable for its results - and high-stakes tests are known to lead to unethical, unscrupulous, and sometimes corrupt behaviour, writes Leila Morsy.