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Tag: school

Concerns as COVID-19 reveals learning gaps

COVID-19 has brought about disruption on a global scale, and this disruption has been keenly felt in classrooms across the country, as well as here in the ACT, as shutdowns required students to learn from home.

ACT Labor to match Liberals fund on hazardous materials

ACT Labor has announced its plan to fast track the removal of hazardous materials in schools if re-elected next month, after lead paint has recently been detected in three Canberra schools.

Have you heard? National Walk Safely to School Day

Postponed from May due to COVID restrictions, National Walk Safely to School Day 2020 has been rescheduled to Friday 11 September.

Community input sought on Molonglo school name

The ACT Government is asking for the community’s input to name the new school in Molonglo which is set to open in 2021 for pre and primary school students. The local community has...

ACT politicians thank schools for work during pandemic

School staff have faced a mountain of challenges of late, which is why on a number of ACT politicians have visited schools across Canberra to say thanks.

School holidays guide | Winter 2020

If you’re planning a staycation these winter school holidays, check out the advertisers in this special guide.

Back to class for some as ACT schools reopen

This morning, a number of students across ACT public and private schools returned to campus for the first time since pupil-free days commenced on 24 March.

Funding advance incentive for schools to return

The Federal Government has offered a funding advance for religious and independent schools having cashflow problems due to COVID-19, on the proviso of a return to classroom-based learning. A federal Department of Education...

Coe alleges ‘secret deal’ keeping ACT public schools closed

ACT Opposition Leader Alistair Coe today alleged the existence of a ‘secret deal’ between the ACT Government and union bosses keeping public schools closed.

All ACT school zones back in force for term two

While many school children are participating in online learning as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, 40km/h school zone speed limits are back into effect at all ACT schools for the start...

ACT public school students could return to classrooms early

There is scope for some ACT public school students to return earlier than planned if some public health restrictions are loosened in the coming months.

Passport to Education: Your guide to enrolments in 2021 and beyond

Guide to enrolments in 2021 and beyond While 2020 is turning out to be a year like no other in all spheres of life, including education, it’s time to look ahead to enrolment...