Indigenous Education News

Chris Sarra speaks with ABC Conversations

by on Apr, Mon, 2014 in Audio, Indigenous Education News, News, Resources | 6 comments

Chris Sarra speaks with ABC Conversations

Chris SarraEducator Chris Sarra believes that students will achieve more if more is expected from them. via...

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Reconciliation Australia – Schools Program

by on Mar, Wed, 2014 in Indigenous Education News, News | 0 comments

Reconciliation Australia – Schools Program

Dear Teachers, Are you a teacher passionate about reconciliation in schools? Do you create meaningful, respectful relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, families and communities and other Australians?   The new schools program at Reconciliation Australia is...

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Talking recognition….Stronger Smarter – Clarence Valley Review

by on Jun, Wed, 2013 in Indigenous Education News | 0 comments

Talking recognition….Stronger SmarterAround 180 students from Yamba, Maclean, Palmers Island and Gulmarrad public schools and Yamba’s St James School participated in reconciliation activities at Yamba Public School on Friday June 7. via...

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Indigenous education needs gutsy leaders – ABC

by on May, Mon, 2013 in Indigenous Education News | 1 comment

Indigenous education needs gutsy leaders – ABC Kimberley WA – Australian Broadcasting CorporationChris Sarra says Gonski reforms show trust in educators Beneath the blizzard of politicking and subsequent whiteout of half-disclosed facts, there are voices supporting the Gonski...

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Tom Calma named as new UC chancellor – ABC

by on Apr, Fri, 2013 in Indigenous Education News | 0 comments

Tom Calma named as new UC chancellor – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)Updated April 26, 2013 11:06:13 Human rights campaigner Tom Calma has been announced as the new chancellor of the University of Canberra. via...

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Spending billions to salvage schools in need – The Age

by on Apr, Sun, 2013 in Indigenous Education News | 1 comment

Spending billions to salvage schools in needFormer principal Chris Sarra suggests non-teaching specialist staff to help engage students. Photo: Jeffrey Chan Chris Sarra has used school funds in some unexpected ways to get results. via...

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