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Improving the Educational Experiences of Aboriginal Children and Young People Summary of the latest volume in the Western Australian Aboriginal Child Health Survey, which investigates the quality of schooling for Indigenous children in the State. It provides confronting evidence that the benefits of education remain poorly realised by the vast majority of Western Australian Aboriginal children. While there is a need to acknowledge individual commitment and localised success, the survey findings provide evidence of the need for change and a description of the challenges facing governments, educators, Aboriginal Australians and Australian society in providing educational From EdNA Online on April 10, 2006 at 9:30 p.m..


Trigonometry ANIMATED INTRODUCTION TO TRIGONOMETRY From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on April 10, 2006 at 7:30 p.m..


Landmark's Citation Machine Citation Machine is an interactive webtool that converts reference information into APA or MLA style citations. Students are asked to submit specific information regarding their source and this website will create a citation in either APA or MLA style. The purpose of the website is to model the correct way of listing citations to assist students in learning this skill. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on April 10, 2006 at 7:30 p.m..


Duke University Guidelines for Citing Sources The site is designed to provide guidance to students in creating citations in APA, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, and CSE style format. This website illustrate the correct to way to format citations both within the document and at the end of the document. The site is easy to navigate and will be a useful tool to students as they write research papers. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on April 10, 2006 at 7:30 p.m..


Evolution of Type An overview of typography, from the history of the letterform to the evolution of type and technology. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on April 10, 2006 at 7:22 a.m..


Mathematics and Technology From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on April 10, 2006 at 7:22 a.m..


Careers and Employment Expo - Adelaide This event will provide information to assist in making career decisions, finding employment, selecting subject choices, establishing business relationships and selecting training options. It provides an opportunity for the general public, especially job seekers, to interact with organisations from a range of different industries. From EdNA Online on April 10, 2006 at 4:30 a.m..


Bush School to Keep Kids Parked In a new federal Government program Aboriginal children will be taught by their indigenous elders how to be park rangers in the bush. Jervis Bay Primary School in NSW, will have a subject included in their curriculum. From EdNA Online on April 10, 2006 at 2:30 a.m..


Medical School for Deakin Uni Victoria will get its first rural and regional Medical School thanks to an Australian Government announcement to provide new training places at Deakin University. This includes the approval of 120 Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) per year and up to $18 million for start-up costs. Deakin's campaign to establish a Medical School began more than two years ago in response to the acute doctor shortages in rural and regional centres, and to Victoria's clear medical training imbalance. 10 April 2005 From EdNA Online on April 10, 2006 at 2:30 a.m..


Embracing Future Demands In Higher Education Through Strategic Planning and Integrated Marketing This conference will address these issues in a practical and relevant manner, as well as providing insights from strategic upper level management. Delegates at the event will discover how to: Engage their organisation from the top-down in marketing strategies and practices; Create fruitful partnerships and linkages with industry and community groups; Combat increasing international competition through creative branding strategies; Successfully engage school leavers through new media to recruit more students; Align student reality with marketing promises. From EdNA Online on April 10, 2006 at 12:30 a.m..


Victorian Principals Association Conference The Victorian Principals Association 2006 Annual Conference will be held at the Crown Promenade Hotel in Melbourne. The theme 'Challenging the New: The Power of Choice' will address a range of issues facing members. For principals, assistant principals, teachers, education authorities, employers, professional associations, service providers, people from a wide range of schools, both small and large, mainstream and specialist schools. From EdNA Online on April 10, 2006 at 12:30 a.m..


UNESCO - Higher Education Portal The site links to relevant events, resources and information about Higher Education-related projects arround the world. From EdNA Online on April 9, 2006 at 11:30 p.m..


Communities in Control Conference 2006 This is the annual conference for all community group leaders, local, state and federal government leaders, businesspeople and all people who value strong, vibrant communities. The theme is 'Challenging the Power of One'. Bryce Courtenay is this year's keynote speaker. From EdNA Online on April 9, 2006 at 11:30 p.m..


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