Tag: K-12

1
Apr

Single-sex vs coeducational schools

Parents often face conflicting advice when deciding whether to send their child to a single-sex or coeducational school. Despite the lack of evidence, there remains a strong and widely held belief that single-sex schooling is better for girls and coeducation is better for boys. There are more single-sex schools for girls than for boys in each of the three Australian

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4
Jun

What the 2016-15 Federal Budget means for the K-12 sector

The Federal Budget 2015–16 has now been released, delivering largely positive news for school students and families. We’ve summarised some of the Budget 2015–16 highlights that may affect you and your students. 

22
May

The top 10 private schools for girls in Sydney

Sydney has a raft of exclusive private schools, many of which are among the best performing in the country. While research has shown private education isn’t necessary for academic achievement, the connections made in a good school often prove to be useful later in life, particularly in Sydney business circles. Business Insider has compiled a list of the top ten

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22
Apr

Choosing the right school

With so many schools to choose from, parents have much to consider before making the best possible education decisions for their children. Editor of The Good Schools Guide, Joanna Schwarz, says parents should start by thinking about their child’s individual needs and what they need from a school. “Having a complete picture of your child will make it easier to know

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