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Providing the Fuel (and Passing the Flame): A Mentoring Perspective
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Great mentors are often derived from great teachers, but I would argue that not all teachers fully accept the sustained role required of mentoring, and not all effective mentors come from the ranks of academia. Still, mine is a universal and integrated view of mentoring/ teaching/ advising/
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Inquiry Based Mathematics Instruction Versus Traditional Mathematics Instruction
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If most people were asked to recall how they were taught mathematics they would most likely recall engaging in rote memorization of mathematical concepts as the teacher demonstrated the procedures to solve certain problems on the board. Following the lesson the teacher would give a “drill and kill Read More

Students put online NAPLAN to the test
By: Karen Keast

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Students across Australia have completed almost 30,000 trial tests as part of the move to roll-out NAPLAN online. About 300 schools are taking part in the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority’s (ACARA) trial of the online test, with students completing 9117 tests in numerac Read More

In-Service Teachers’ Perceptions of Students with Emotional Behavioural Disorder
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Teachers play a crucial role in the education of students with Emotional Behavioural Disorders (EBDs). Teachers are generally students' first advocate in the educational setting but according to research by Adera and Bullock (2008), many of the teachers actually working with students with EBD plan o Read More



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