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Instrumental teachers build awareness with BanaamOne hundred and five Instrumental Music teachers from the South East Region recently participated in a professional development day with Banaam (Cultural Intelligence training).2019-02-10T14:00:00Z
Eidsvold’s Yumbin help everyone feel welcomeStudents from Eidsvold look forward to starting their school day 2019-02-04T14:00:00Z
Feathered friends call Coorparoo high school homeAffectionately named by students and staff at Coorparoo Secondary College, Dick and Dora have been sharing the school space for several years.2019-02-04T14:00:00Z
Marimbas make music funThe music is toe-tappingly upbeat; played with an infectious enthusiasm that more than meets their music teacher’s instructions to ‘play loud’!2019-01-28T14:00:00Z
Townsville students adopt a cowboyFor the students of a Townsville special school, the highlight of the year is their regular visits from their resident Cowboy footballer Jake Granville.2019-01-28T14:00:00Z
Credits and debits are adding up in the classroom economyStudents at Loganlea State High School’s Learning Engagement Centre have developed valuable life skills while learning to build financial capability.2019-01-20T14:00:00Z
Unique ambassador role inspires future Queensland teachersDuring 2018, four intrepid Queensland state school teachers took their education skills, experience and enthusiasm beyond the classroom to help inspire future teachers. 2019-01-20T14:00:00Z
The Smith Family supports learning in Queensland schoolsA partnership between a Gold Coast primary school and The Smith Family is reaping long term benefits for students beyond the classroom.2018-12-09T14:00:00Z
Waterford students’ brush with art auction successStudents at Waterford West State School ended their year with art auction and shared amazing student artwork with the community.2018-12-09T14:00:00Z
Morayfield dux on the path to successTo say Morayfield State High School student Tullia Rohsheim has a bright future ahead of her is probably an understatement.2018-12-02T14:00:00Z
Wynnum Manly schools celebrate the book launch of Inspirational 2018Wynnum Manly schools celebrate the book launch of Inspirational 2018.2018-12-02T14:00:00Z
Celebrating a close-knit communityCelebrating State Education Week last month in a unique way, eight trees at the front of Sunnybank State High School were wrapped in colourful, hand-knitted blankets. 2018-11-25T14:00:00Z
Oxley school supports farmersIn an outstanding effort, the students and families of Oxley State School donated an exceptional amount of non-perishable food and raised more than $1240 to support ‘Doing it for our farmers’.2018-11-25T14:00:00Z
Manly West gets three new principals for a dayManly West gets three new principals for a day.2018-11-19T14:00:00Z
Merrimac students code their way to international successA team of tech-savvy teens from Merrimac State High School are robotics champions of the world, for the second year running, taking out top honours at the World Robot Summit 2018 in Tokyo.2018-11-19T14:00:00Z
Queensland Ballet visit boosts Early Years literacyKindergarten children at C&K West End have been exploring literacy through play, music and movement with a little help from Queensland Ballet.2018-11-11T14:00:00Z
Students give prosthetic hands to those in needMabel Park students are on a mission to tackle one of the hardest social issues affecting poor children in developing countries — the loss of hands from mines, electrocution or disease.2018-11-11T14:00:00Z
Flight fundraiser supports drought-stricken farmersAviation High School students recently embarked on an epic 20 hour journey from Brisbane to Perth in a school flight simulator — all to raise vital funds for struggling farmers.2018-11-04T14:00:00Z
Journalist and author for her career, now community principalMadonna King, leading journalist, presenter, author and Chair of Queensland's Anti-Cyber Bullying Taskforce, awed students at Indooroopilly State High School on 17 October when she stepped into the principal's shoes.2018-11-04T14:00:00Z
Outdoor play the way for Mount Nebo State SchoolMount Nebo State School has swapped the conventional classroom for the great outdoors for literacy lessons as part of their unique, curriculum-based Forest School program.2018-10-28T14:00:00Z
Who’s the most ‘pup’ular student at school?Many of our schools have enrolled a new and very popular student. 2018-10-28T14:00:00Z
Maryborough State High School scores major boost for regional soccerMaryborough State High School has signed a three-year deal with premier A League club Brisbane Roar.2018-10-21T14:00:00Z
Race safe - on the strip not the streetA former Benowa State High School student has ignited current students' passion for drag racing.2018-10-21T14:00:00Z
Myth busting to improve mental health at high schoolInformation on what’s happening in the department2018-10-14T14:00:00Z
Remote Music Camp ends on a high noteInformation on what’s happening in the department2018-10-14T14:00:00Z
Kindness at Coomera State School is A-OKThe acts of kindness initiative has been trialled this year at Coomera State School to help develop students’ social skills and minimise behavioural issues at the school.2018-10-07T14:00:00Z
Students Hit the Hill for suicide preventionStudents from Northern Beaches State High School in Townsville joined the Hit the Hill walk to break down the stigma attached to suicide and mental health in their community.2018-10-07T14:00:00Z
TREEmendous the musical is a tremendous hitLights, camera, action! Students at Bardon State School have had a tremendous experience putting on an original musical written by staff at the school.2018-10-07T14:00:00Z
R U OK? Students meet future high school matesInformation on what’s happening in the department2018-10-01T14:00:00Z
Wheelchair race brings superheroes togetherInformation on what’s happening in the department.2018-10-01T14:00:00Z
A buddy is just a bench away…Information on what’s happening in the department2018-09-23T14:00:00Z
Teddy bear raises awareness of Australian historyNewmarket State School has recently adopted Jane, the nurse bear, to raise the students’ awareness of Australia’s military history. 2018-09-23T14:00:00Z
All in with Gin Gin’s Alpacas!Gin Gin State High School has established a unique Alpaca Handling Program for its students.2018-09-16T14:00:00Z
It’s music to our earsThis year the Banksia Beach State School Advanced Concert Band was awarded most outstanding performance.2018-09-16T14:00:00Z
Helping every student with disability succeedKepnock State High School students Pheonix and Belle will graduate Year 12 this year with bright futures thanks to their determination and the school’s commitment to assisting every student reach their full potential.2018-09-09T14:00:00Z
Leading the way with emerging technologiesTwenty-one Year 5 and 6 students at Peregian Springs State School recently competed in a designathon at the World of Drones Conference at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.2018-09-09T14:00:00Z
Budding student editor today, future writer tomorrow!For Centenary State High School student Matthew Welch, getting hands on with literacy doesn’t come much better than getting to read and edit a novel by a locally renowned author.2018-09-03T14:00:00Z
Rosewood’s positive approach to numeracyRosewood teachers are being trained to maintain a positive mindset to help develop their students’ interest, motivation and confidence in mathematics.2018-09-03T14:00:00Z
Dalby students kickstart career aspirationsDalby State School students are kicking new goals with their success being shaped by their teacher who has been nominated for the 2018 NRL teacher of the year awards.2018-08-26T14:00:00Z
Developing the female leaders of tomorrowLeadership skills are important in our changing world and that’s why Windaroo Valley State High School is building the next generation of strong, female leaders through their Girls Leadership Program2018-08-26T14:00:00Z
Bray Park girl power STEM champions share love of scienceThe female students at Bray Park State High School have significant opportunities to explore careers in STEM with more and more girls studying STEM subjects at the school over the last few years.2018-08-19T14:00:00Z
New culture and language no barrier for Sunnybank captain Being different was difficult but determination and ambition saw Maram through the struggle for acceptance at high school, and balancing contrasting cultural environments at school and home.2018-08-19T14:00:00Z
From Bunya to the Bay29 students have just completed a three-week adventure of a lifetime, kayaking through one of the four sections of the Brisbane River.2018-08-12T14:00:00Z
New plane lands at Aviation High Aviation High received a delivery last week that will further fuel the aerospace career aspirations of a new generation of students.2018-08-12T14:00:00Z
Elanora High STEM students celebrate calculating constantTwo students from Elanora State High School, recently repeated scientific history by recreating an experiment from the 1770s to calculate the Universal Gravitational Constant, accurate to within one decimal place. 2018-08-12T14:00:00Z
Hands up who wants to join the circus?There's a whole lot of acrobatic fun happening each week at Norfolk Village State School as the students tumble, juggle and skip as part of a circus skills program.2018-08-05T14:00:00Z
STEM punk helps Gladstone students fly into the future Students enjoying and interactive STEM punk workshopFour Gladstone schools hosted the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy's STEM Punk team to learn about robotics, drones, coding and 3D printing and get an insight into the jobs of the future.2018-08-05T14:00:00Z
Students wear STEM on their sleevesHigh school students in Bundaberg have combined their love of fashion and all things STEM to create wearable art thanks to the Education Horizon Research Grants.2018-08-05T14:00:00Z
Orientation signs lead school in the right directionNarbethong State Special School has recently developed a new set of signs that will enable students to find their way around school more easily.2018-07-29T14:00:00Z
Former QACI students buzzing with successWith her passion for storytelling fostered by the Queensland Academies Creative Industries Campus (QACI), Mateuse Pingol (QACI Alumna, 2012) is now enjoying industry success as a television writer for the Nine Network.2018-07-22T14:00:00Z

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28 August 2018