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The school with 112 students in one classroom

"Teachers and students are grouped for learning in a way that's more fluid and flexible than in the traditional ...

Since the beginning of the year, Inaburra School has turned the traditional concept of a classroom on its head and put all year 5 and 6 students into an open-plan room with five teachers.

The HSC maths equation that doesn’t add up

'We see students who are doing very well in maths deliberately choosing general maths to achieve a band six, which ...

The ATAR scaling system is rewarding students who study the lowest-level HSC general mathematics course with up to 6.5 marks more than those who opt for the advanced 2-unit maths course, creating a 'loophole' that is pushing high-achieving students into the less challenging course.

Student stabbed in eye at Sydney high school

Police are at the scene of a chemical incident.

A student is in hospital, another has been suspended and a police investigation is under way after a teenager was allegedly stabbed in the eye with a pen at a high school in Sydney's north.

Why only some boys are better at maths

Students with disabilities were given hours to apply for laptop access during NAPLAN, after the Victorian curriculum ...

Girls are better at literacy from the age of 4 but boys aren't any better at maths until the age of 8, according to a new study of NAPLAN data that has major implications for parents and teachers.