Foundations of Literacy: The Skills Behind Reading & Writing

Children reading and writing

If you’re looking to help your child develop the foundations for literacy, you’re in the right place. Literacy is a fundamental component of the Australian K-6 curriculum, as it enables students to interpret and use language. Literacy allows students to understand and analyse information, make meaning, and effectively share their ideas. With this in mind, […]

Mathematics: Helping Your Child with the Australian Curriculum

Primary school students studying mathematics

The purpose of mathematics in the Australian education system If you’re looking to support your child with numeracy, it’s a good idea to come to know the Australian mathematics syllabus for primary school students. With these aims and objectives in mind, you will be better enabled to aid your child with their numeracy skills. Let’s […]

What is STEM and why is it important?

STEM project in primary school

What Is STEM? According to the NSW Department of Education, STEM is preparing young people for the future of work. The Department claims that “75% of the fastest growing occupations require STEM skills”. So, what is STEM? How is it helping young people learn in-demand skills and create the foundations for their career aspirations? STEM […]

A guide to remote learning for teachers

Teacher educating online during remote learning

The coronavirus pandemic has created unimaginable circumstances for Australian teachers. Switching between face-to-face and at home learning has become the new normal, with the switches often occurring quite suddenly. When transitioning to home learning, educational resources are absolutely fundamental. Teachers are tasked with equipping students and parents with comprehensive materials so as the syllabus can […]