The ‘Bring Your Own Device’ program in NSW primary schools is negatively affecting student literacy skills, social capacity, attention span and productivity, as well as disrupting the lesson time and flow for teachers.
By Natalie Coppolelli For many people with disabilities, the grasp of mental health issues can be pervasive. Could scuba diving be the answer to a healthier mind, and body? When most people think of scuba diving, they are transported to the image of a diver in a black wetsuit, plunging into underwater caves and gliding […]
By: Nicole Chen As the level of STIs in young Australians continues to rise, it raises many questions as to whether students are being taught enough about sexual health in school. Young Australians are not given enough sexual health education in high school as numbers of STIs in adolescents continue to rise throughout the country. […]
‘All’s wool that ends wool’ for the farmers exporting live sheep, but for the animals themselves, it’s far from a ‘ewe-topia’.
The exporting of live sheep is a divisive issue that has many caught between wanting Aussie farmers to make a living, and the ethical treatment of animals. The trade has sent 200 million animals to the Middle East in the past 30 years, and has killed two and a half million of them. In 2009 […]