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  • Google wastes no time refining Classroom

    Making clear that it's serious about its foray into education software, Google has pushed out a set of enhancements for its Classroom app, barely two months after its release.

  • Warm response to funding for coding education

    The government will spend $12 million improving STEM education in primary and secondary schools as part of its 'Competitiveness Agenda', which also includes changes to how employee share options are taxed.

  • Curriculum review falls short on ICT, says ACS

    The Australian Computer Society hit out at a recommendation of the government-commissioned review of the Australian school curriculum that the 'technologies' subject should be introduced at Year 9 as an elective for students.

  • Southern Cross University upgrades to 802.11ac wireless

    Southern Cross University has tapped Huawei for a five-year project to upgrade its communications and campus security systems.

  • Nobel Prize in Physics a Blue LED Special

    Three university researchers, two in Japan and one in the United States, have been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics for their invention in the early 1990s of the blue light-emitting diode (LED), an energy efficient breakthrough in producing longer-lasting white light.

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  • BYOD in Education: A report for Australia and New Zealand

    This report details the observations and findings from nine in-depth interviews and executive roundtable discussions conducted by IBRS in 2012regarding BYOD in education. • The more significant issue for education was not the device but the delivery of software and services that impact educational activities • There is not one approach that fits all educational institutions – or even a single approach that can be used across a single school • A broad cross-section of peers involved from across the education spectrum were represented at each roundtable, held in seven cities across ANZ region

  • Cutting-edge technology helps students succeed

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