Teachers – get to really know your kids, their families, their community and its history, and what’s going on at home. While school policies are important, relationships are the real keys to success.
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Bans are ineffective when used against populations that have no where else to go.
The extinction of the giant reptiles, marsupials and birds that once called Australia home has been the subject of much debate, including the role early Australians.
Most people erroneously believe ‘heart failure’ is when the heart suddenly stops.
While we need empathy to relate to each other sometimes, too much empathy can be a bad thing.
Our friends may not like when we don’t drink because it reflects their own drinking practices.
Adults who participate in a high overall level of sports and exercise are at a 34% lower risk of death than those who never or rarely engage in such activities.
Ancient poems were accompanied by a musical instrument called the lyre – from which we get the word “lyric”. “Literature” and “poetry” are categories of our own making – so moving beyond them in a major award seems long overdue.
Any reforms must move beyond a focus on administrative processes to acknowledge the lived experiences of child support which can be disguised by formal policy.
Prof Emma Johnston at the Sydney Institute of Marine Science has always reported to a male supervisor, never a female. She talks about this here.
Viagra was discovered by accident when participants in a study looking at a treatment for high blood pressure reported an interesting side effect.
Captain America is more than just a superhero movie. Here’s why.
It’s important to remember the symptoms of a panic attack are “just” caused by anxiety and are not life-threatening.
The figure of the ‘noble savage’ has deep roots in Australia colonialism.
Australian law is yet to catch up with new forms of networked digital abuse against women.
Alex Gino’s book tells the story of Melissa, a ten-year-old girl who the world sees as a boy named George.