The impact of class size on education quality is a highly contested issue in Australia. Smaller class sizes tend to be popular with teachers, education unions and parents.
Alexandra Smith Education minister Rob Stokes did not know about any problems at Punchbowl Boys' School and his office had not received any complaints from teachers or parents before education department officials briefed him that they had sent an investigation team to the school.
Alexandra Smith Australian students are learning in more disruptive classrooms than many of their peers in other OECD countries, new global reports show.
Pallavi Singhal More than half the students at Evans High School speak a language other than English in a picture that is increasingly becoming the norm - at least in some parts of Sydney.
Kim Arlington Why do so many Australians seek health support on the internet?
Alexandra Smith For Ashley Quinn and his wife Katherine, the decision when to send their eldest daughter, Matilda, to school was never in question.
Clare Kermond When seriously ill kids miss out on school, they miss a lot more than classroom learning.
Alexandra Smith A record number of year 6 students sat the annual entry test for one of 4226 spots in NSW's 21 selective and 26 partially selective schools.
Markus Mannheim Publishing literacy and numeracy test results can help schools and students.
Eryk Bagshaw, Georgina Mitchell A private college network heavily promoted by Steve "Commando" Willis that spent more than a third of its taxpayer funded budget on advertising in one year has closed, leaving 1600 students in limbo and 200 staff redundant.
Songs of Hope concert will take place on April 9.
Paper mâchéd? Check. Painted? Check. Name? Working on it. Bring on Sunday!
Seniors Festival 2017 wrapped up with a special morning tea to honour Senior of the Year, Beverly Harris.
Take a look at some of the best photos from around the region this week.
The Boorowa Ex-Services No. 4 and 6 pennant teams found competition tough in Cootamundra.
The Boorowa Goldies got their 2017 season off to a start with a trial game against Cootamundra in ...
Two ‘old favourites,’ and the return of a popular soprano soloist should ensure a very attractive and enjoyable ...