How to help schools with low-income students

Education welfare has been under fire in Washington, D.C., and it’s about to get even more so.In the first year of the Trump administration, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has proposed an overhaul of how students in low- and moderate-income schools are funded.She has proposed cutting funding for a federal program that provides grants to low- […]

NSW schools teach young people to fear the state

The New South Wales Education Department is being accused of teaching students to fear a government that has done little to protect them.Key points:Education minister Peter Dutton says the department is working on improving safety standards and “putting our children first” in schools”The department is also working on a plan to improve the safety of […]

How to use the ‘Merlin’ app to help your school get better

By Linda DinglePosted July 30, 2018 04:03:30The Merlin app is a free online tool that can help teachers get better information about their students.The Merlyn app is an app that helps parents and students monitor and track student progress, and to receive updates on student performance, in-class activities, and learning outcomes.If you’re interested in the […]