Minister for the Teaching Profession Peter Hall has denied budgeting for a reduction in the number of teachers who move up the pay scale every year but said he would be disappointed if the progression rate stays at 99.8 per cent.
Surely, you might assume, we cannot be alone in the universe. Exoplanets are found almost weekly.
Victoria has rated its chances of signing up to the Gonski school funding reforms as 50/50 and denied facing pressure from Opposition Leader Tony Abbott to shun a deal.
If life is found on other worlds, it won't be stranger than what's in our backyard.
Schools in NSW would lose, on average, $1.7 million in funding over six years if other states and territories do not sign up for the Gonski reforms, Prime Minister Julia Gillard said on Sunday.
RMIT University was fined $37,000 by the Federal Court for breaking workplace laws.
We need to do better but standardised testing is a costly and dangerous distraction.
Acting, writing, producing; this program aims to impart all-round skills in theatre.
Professor Francois Bourguignon is part of a conference in Melbourne on May 21-22.
Gritty realism and insights into ordinary lives illuminate Raymond Carver's writing.
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BALLARAT Christian College students invited their grandparents along for morning tea on Tuesday.
BALLARAT police say a shooting in Wendouree early Sunday morning was accidental.