News and views from the wider educational sector with a Good Education Group perspective.

New South Wales Budget provides funding for schools and TAFEs

24th June 2015

New South Wales Budget provides funding for schools and TAFEs

The New South Wales 2015-16 Budget has been released, with a heavy focus on new infrastructure and services. Here are some of the highlights for families and students.

Should maths and science be compulsory in Year 12?

10th June 2015

Should maths and science be compulsory in Year 12?

Federal Education Minister Christopher Pyne has put forward a proposal to enforce study of a maths or science subject in Year 12. We take a look at what the changes would mean for your child, as well as some of the arguments on both sides.

Winter school holiday survival guide

05th June 2015

Winter school holiday survival guide

With the winter holidays around the corner, it's time to start thinking about how you'll keep the kids busy until they head back to school.

What you need to know about academic tuition

19th May 2015

What you need to know about academic tuition

If your child could benefit from some extra assistance with their schoolwork, you may consider getting a tutor.

Federal Budget delivers good news for school students and families

13th May 2015

Federal Budget delivers good news for school students and families

The federal government's Budget has been released overnight, delivering largely positive news for school students and families.

Victorian Budget: how it will affect you and your family

06th May 2015

Victorian Budget: how it will affect you and your family

In what Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas has called a budget for families, some of the most significant investments will go towards schools.

How to get your child out of their comfort zone

28th April 2015

How to get your child out of their comfort zone

If you want your child to extend their options and get out of their comfort zone, it's all about ensuring they try new things.

Spotlight on Kambala high achievers

14th April 2015

Spotlight on Kambala high achievers

Kambala recognises the success of two high achievers in both the 2014 HSC and International Baccalaureate Program. These outstanding young women epitomise the "Kambala student" and we congratulate them.

Study abroad options in Australian secondary schools

02nd April 2015

Study abroad options in Australian secondary schools

Studying overseas can be daunting, but it also offers a number of fantastic opportunities for students.

Victorian students struggle with the transition to high school

23rd March 2015

Victorian students struggle with the transition to high school

More needs to be done to support students in their transition from primary to secondary school, according to a new report by Victorian Auditor-General John Doyle.

Choosing the right school for your child

10th March 2015

Choosing the right school for your child

Choosing a school is no easy feat. There's a lot to consider and it's made no simpler by the many ways in which schools vary.

Online education continues to expand in schools

03rd March 2015

Online education continues to expand in schools

With the rapid rise and constantly changing face of technology and online mediums, it's only natural that technology starts to find its way into the classroom.

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