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gratitude wall used in positive education
24 February 2016
Find out how one school in South Australia equips students so that they flourish when they leave school.
Teenagers in a classroom
10 December 2015
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull launched the National Innovation and Science Agenda, saying “…we are going to focus on talent and skills,...
celebration wall to record positive thoughts
24 August 2015
The recent release of NAPLAN results shows a worrying trend for Australia, with little change in student achievement since 2008. Other...
 Child drawing on paper
28 July 2015
A new Grattan Institute report argues that schools and education systems should target teaching to the individual needs of every child.
freetime
20 July 2015
“Data, far from being in opposition to joy is an important ingredient in it.” – Sir Michael Barber, ALL lecture.
 School students interacting at a lecture
7 July 2015
Data is often feared in Australian education, but it can be used to best understand how individuals may flourish.
Michael Barber joy and data
25 May 2015
Last Thursday, 21 May marked the launch and inaugural lecture on joy and data for the Australian Learning Lecture (ALL) initiative.
inaugural speaker ALL
7 May 2015
Welcome to the very first edition of the Australian Learning Lecture (ALL) update. We are very excited to launch this thought provoking...
school experiment
2 April 2015
School systems are turning to broader skills to ensure future growth and equip students to face an uncertain future.
Teacher
2 April 2015
There is a wider range of scores between the lowest and highest performing Australian students than the OECD average.
data image
2 April 2015
The inaugural ALL theme is ‘Joy and Data’: two ideas not often expressed together, but both central to learning.