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Announcements | 4 Feb 2019

Schools across Australia have returned for another year with around 14,000 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students supported to attend school through the Coalition Government’s successful Remote School Attendance Strategy (RSAS).

There are 3 young Indigenous people facing the camera and smiling. They are standing shoulder to shoulder, outside on an overcast day, in front of flowering grasses and trees.
Stories | 18 Jan 2019

The Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Technology and Science, held by the CSIRO, has given young people a taste of university life alongside cultural studies and networking sessions.

Aboriginal man in cap in front of pile of sand and green shrubbery.
Stories | 14 Jan 2019

Benjamin Bayliss dropped out of school but has returned to help struggling students, because he knows how.

Indigenous Primary School teacher standing front of Indigenous artwork of Honey ants and dots in circles on a brown background.
Stories | 14 Dec 2018

Primary School teacher, Rosemaree Whitehead shares and recommends her 7 favourite Indigenous based books with us, just in time for the school holidays.

Night sky with a traditional design at right above a cliff face and at left the words: Curricula Project Teacher Guides: Astronomy
Stories | 7 Dec 2018

Teacher’s toolkits are being enhanced with the introduction of resources to enable teachers to incorporate Indigenous perspectives into all key learning areas.

Announcements | 30 Nov 2018

Families in a dozen of Australia’s most remote Indigenous communities will receive more support to access quality early childhood education and care under the Morrison Government’s new child care package.

Announcements | 20 Nov 2018

An Aboriginal owned and controlled child care service in La Perouse will be able to support more Indigenous children thanks to Morrison Government funding announced today.

Aboriginal man in blue shirt and cap with Aboriginal youth in green shirts stand on rocks at a beach with sand and trees in the background. He supports an upright bamboo barrier.
Stories | 6 Nov 2018

Attendance at school and quality of learning has improved at Galiwin’ku through the Learning on Country program which features grass roots, local language activities.

Collage of paintings featuring Aboriginal designs in multiples colours.
Stories | 23 Oct 2018

The Ngaramura (See the Way) Project identifies ‘at risk’ students and places them on a culturally appropriate path to academic success through mentoring and training in their own Indigenous culture.

Woman wearing sunglasses and black and orange shirt stands under a tree with bushland in the background.
Stories | 18 Oct 2018

Coober Pedy based school attendance officer Monique Highfold is inspiring children to go to school and pursue their unique dreams.

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