MGSE Media Mentions
Honorary Fellow Maxine McKew in ‘Politicians should know that dog whistling has consequences’, Financial Review, 17 March 2019.
Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education in ‘Australia: Are PhD entry requirements too low?’, Study International, 18 March 2019.
Professor Lea Waters:
- on the Channel 9 Today show talking about happiness on the International Day of Happiness and how a new survey has revealed that Fiji tops the list on happiness, 20 March 2019.
- 7 ways to make your life more joyful from a place where happiness finds you, Thrive Global, 20 March 2019.
- Happy is the new rich says latest tourism Fiji campaign, Travel Pulse, 20 March 2019.
- Tourism Fiji launches new ‘Bulanaires’ campaign celebrating happiness, Branding in Asia, 21 March 2019.
- Happy people have these traits in common, 9 Honey, 30 March 2019.
- 5 reasons taking a holiday is good for your health, 9 Honey, 1 April 2019.
Vice-Chancellor Duncan Maskell in 'Empowered by inspiration' (subscription required), The Australian, 20 March 2019.
PhD Candidate Matthew Riddle in ‘Skills like “crap detention” can help kids meet cybersecurity challenges head on’, The Conversation, 21 March 2019.
Laureate Professor John Hattie in:
- ‘Kids “prefer” robots to teachers – says education professor’, Deadline, 22 March 2019.
- ‘The four secret ingredients that turn good schools into great ones’, The Age, 28 March 2019. Also featured in:
- WA Today
- Sydney Morning Herald
- Brisbane Times
- Canberra Times
Associate Professor Wes Imms in ‘Helping teachers “practice what they teach” could help them stay teaching for longer’, The Conversation, 28 March 2019.
Honorary Dr Glenn Savage in ‘No ribbons, no certificates – schools go reward-free to tackle the “bubble-wrap” generation’, ABC News, 28 March 2019.
Professor Dianne Vella-Brodrick in ‘How to make your phone limit your screen time for you’, (subscription required), The New York Times, 1 April 2019.
Five tips for choosing a school – and three things to avoid, Brisbane Times, 17 March 2019.
How high schools are partnering with universities to take the ‘mystery’ out of uni, The Sydney Morning Herald, 18 March 2019.
Empowered by inspiration (subscription required), The Australian, 20 March 2019.
‘Not without a fight’: The radical plan to overhaul NAPLAN, The Sydney Morning Herald, 20 March 2019.
Whip smart:Top teachers share similar traits, The Sydney Morning Herald, 21 March 2019.
Gonski Institute leads push to scrap NAPLAN, EducationHQ Australia, 21 March 2019.
Gonski calls on government to dump NAPLAN (subscription required), Herald Sun, 21 March 2019.
Aussie parents are under pressure to buy their kids academic advantage too, The Conversation, 25 March 2019.
Schools are asking students to bring digital devices to class, but are they actually being used?, The Conversation, 26 March 2019.
How can children learn through play at school?, Teacher Magazine, 26 March 2019.
Teachers’ status and pay linked to students’ achievement, The Sydney Morning Herald, 26 March 2019.
Your money: How to teach children about saving, SBS News, 26 March 2019.
Teaching students are being employed in the classroom rather than heading to university, ABC News, 27 March 2019.
Australia’s most famous maths teacher Eddie Woo inspires students in Uganda, SBS News, 28 March 2019.
Almost half of uni students don’t think they’re getting value for money, Campus Review, 28 March 2019.
Pens down: Hunter students go online for NAPLAN, The Newcastle Herald, 29 March 2019.
Schools that Excel: What is important to you in a school? Here’s what Age readers think, The Age, 29 March 2019.
How unprepared I was to enter the minefield that is being a principal, Education HQ Australia,
Australia’s most inspiring teachers honoured for their work, The Sydney Morning Herald, 31 March 2019.
Teaching graduates get five chances to pass basic skills test, The Daily Telegraph, 31 March 2019.
If we want students to feel safe at school, we can’t encourage teachers to spot potential extremists, The Conversations, 1 April 2019.