Australian Teachers News Blog
In light of COVID-19 we are all on high alert. Schools around the nation begin this new era of teaching and learning.
Schools go back in Western Australia already and Qld start 25th May
School is compulsory in Western Australia and from Monday in Qld for all except students with medical vulnerabilities or family members with chronic health issues. The requirement that students return to on-site learning applies to public, independent and Catholic schools. Schools have been open to students for several weeks, but previously parents had the option of their children learning from home. WA recorded one new case of Covid-19 overnight and currently only has seven active cases.
Victorian Education Minister James Merlino announces VCE exams will run from November 9 to December 2, quelling fears the exam timetable would be pushed out by coronavirus.