Supporting education transformation

Supporting education transformation

In 2016, 1.4 million students in the Philippines entered a Grade 11 class for the first time in the country’s history. In 2017, 1.2 million of these students enrolled in Grade 12. Another first. These were extraordinary milestones in an ambitious plan to modernise the...
Next stop Bhutan for UNE education students

Next stop Bhutan for UNE education students

A group of University of New England (UNE) education students will gain a fresh perspective on Australian education next month, when they head to Bhutan for a funded short-term study experience. Bhutan is the Himalayan kingdom best known for implementing Gross...
Learning the ABC of deployment and training

Learning the ABC of deployment and training

Defence families and their educators will have extra support to help young children cope with the emotional stress of having a parent away on deployment or training, with the development of targeted resources underway.  University of New England (UNE) early...
The Community Weathering Station, Bingara

The Community Weathering Station, Bingara

A short report by Jennifer Mae Hamilton Driving to Groundswell on the weekend felt like I was in a disaster movie or the end times. Maybe both. A hot and powerful westerly blew like nothing I’d ever witnessed before. Dust was blocking out the sun and masking the road...