Category Archives: In the Media

QuickSmart Numeracy and Literacy Success

The Northern Daily Leader reported a significant visit to a New England QuickSmart school in July 2012. Former NSW director general of education Ken Boston visited Quirindi High principal Meghanne Clarke and a number of students who are participating in … Continue reading

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QuickSmart Featured on www.teachlearnshare.gov.au

QuickSmart has been featured on the Teach Learn Share website. Read the article at http://www.teachlearnshare.gov.au/.

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QuickSmart featured in UNE News and Events

The University of New England is demonstrating the power of broadband with key projects in education, health and agriculture. Senator Stephen Conroy, Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, visited UNE on Friday to hear more about the NBN-enabled projects. … Continue reading

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QuickSmart named as finalists at Innovation Awards

Two education programs based at the University of New England were finalists in this year’s Northern Inland Innovation Awards. Click here to read the whole article.

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QuickSmart featured in the Education Review

John Pegg and Lorraine Graham published an article in the Education Review in October 2010 on their instructional program to improve literacy and numeracy for middle school students (QuicksSmart), which is seeing inspiring results. Click here to download a copy.

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QuickSmart featured in the Weekend Australian

QuickSmart was featured on page 10 of the Professional section of the Weekend Australian (May 1-2, 2010) as part of a Special Report on Regional Universities.

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QuickSmart featured in the Learning Difficulties Australia Bulletin

Volume 42 of the Learning Difficulties Australia Bulletin featured an article entitled “Hard data to support the effectiveness of QuickSmart Numeracy”. Click here to download a copy. Reproduced with permission from the LDA Bulletin, Volume 42, No 1, April 2010. … Continue reading

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