NAPLAN results show Australian students falling behind in writing, SBS News

This year's NAPLAN results have been released despite criticism of the process and quality of the data. The 2018 National Assessment Program - Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) results have been released, with the report showing little change from last year.…

Diversity a highlight of Aviation Rescue Fire Fighters’ class of 2018, SBS News

The 2018 class of Airservices Australia's Aviation Rescue Fire Fighter program has graduated, with a quarter identifying as Indigenous. Fifteen weeks of discipline, hard work and sacrifice have paid off for 20 young men and women who have graduated from…

‘Curious Minds’ tempts schoolgirls into STEM careers, SBS News

School girls have travelled from all over the country to Sydney, to spend a week focusing on STEM subjects and meet women who are pioneers in the science industry.   (First published on SBS News on December 15 2017)      …

Government talks literacy, numeracy tests for Year 1 students, SBS News

Listen to my radio feature here:   Year 1 school students around Australia may be required to undertake literacy and numeracy checks in the near future. An expert-panel report led by the Centre for Independent Studies has determined the literacy…

2016 Victorian ATAR results coverage for The Age

Today, I had the opportunity to work with The Age for their ATAR results day coverage.  As part of the experience, I attended the press conference of Education Minister James Merlino, and interviewed a Year 12 student from Maribyrnong Secondary  College about her results. Here…