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From little things, big things sewInformation on what’s happening in the department.2020-03-08T14:00:00Z
Meet the teachers inspiring thousands to follow in their footstepsFour teachers turned ambassadorsFour exceptional Queensland teachers swapped their roles to meet with budding educators.2020-03-01T14:00:00Z
Mackay students power to the world stageInformation on what’s happening in the department.2020-02-23T14:00:00Z
Brisbane and Toowoomba students have one thing in common—they love reading!Information on what’s happening in the department.2020-02-16T14:00:00Z
Dallas dreams of principal journey When a young Dallas Schmidt enrolled at Ashwell State School as a Year 6 student she couldn't have known that it would eventually become the venue for her special wedding day, and that she'd return two decades later as principal.2020-02-09T14:00:00Z
Students offer children a sunny start to school We’ve all heard the saying "it takes a community to raise a child" but what does that actually look like?2020-02-09T14:00:00Z
Championing positivity in a far north Qld community Thanks to some modest deeds of positivity and goodwill by one Far North Queensland teacher, the small community of Injinoo is reaping the benefits.2020-02-02T14:00:00Z
Yeronga High dances to the beat of the drum Music, dance, drama and visual arts are the common languages binding students together at Yeronga State High School.2020-02-02T14:00:00Z
Empowering tomorrow's citizensMilpera State High School, an intensive English language school located in the western Brisbane suburb of Chelmer, is dedicated to helping newly arrived refugees and migrants achieve their shared aim2019-12-08T14:00:00Z
Student storytelling through dance Culture, conservation and choreography collided at a spectacular opening ceremony of the Milbi Festival, where 120 Reef Guardian students from 15 Bundaberg schools came together to celebrate the beginning of turtle season.2019-12-08T14:00:00Z
The write stuff for Murarrie students The dying art of letter writing has been revived, and the exchange is between an unlikely pair: Murarrie State School Year 6 students and Clayton Utz lawyers in Brisbane.2019-12-08T14:00:00Z
Movie making marvels Students at Chevallum State School have produced a claymation movie event worthy of any Wallace & Gromit opening night blockbuster.2019-12-01T14:00:00Z
Music instrumental in making magic for schools The gift of music is making a big difference to drought-affected school communities like Inglewood State School.2019-12-01T14:00:00Z
Choreographing a strong future through danceOrmeau Woods SHS’s Academy of Dance Industries—a place students can flourish not only in dance, but in life.2019-11-24T14:00:00Z
The joy of volunteering at a Queensland state school All volunteers in our Queensland state schools play an important and valued role. 2019-11-24T14:00:00Z
Curiosity rules in Bray Park State School Prep classInformation on what’s happening in the department2019-11-17T14:00:00Z
One drop at a timeInformation on what’s happening in the department2019-11-17T14:00:00Z
Burpengary State School honours their courageous pastThe Burpengary school community will gather at the Burpengary State School Monument of Honour on Remembrance Day.2019-11-10T14:00:00Z
Making waves for a brighter future The glistening water beckons. Seagulls swoon. There are no school bells. No early morning hectic rush. Just the lure of the waves, the fresh sea air, and an ocean of opportunity.2019-11-10T14:00:00Z
Students lead the way at ‘Super Refueller’ tuckshopAt Ipswich State High School, students are getting involved in the healthy food their tuckshop serves.2019-10-31T14:00:00Z
Students lend helping hand to groundskeeper When a group of East Brisbane State School students noticed their school oval drying out due to overshadowing high-rises and parking overflow from the Gabba, they desperately wanted to help their much-admired groundskeeper, Mr Lance.2019-10-31T14:00:00Z
Pedal-powered fun with Prep Buddies Little legs a-blur, pedals pumping, smiles wide–this is the Tour de France for preppies!2019-10-27T14:00:00Z
Creating opportunities for our students—State Education Week is on againInformation on what’s happening in the department.2019-10-20T14:00:00Z
No stopping Bray Park’s favourite crossing supervisorInformation on what’s happening in the department.2019-10-20T14:00:00Z
Munching and crunching at Coombabah State SchoolStudents at Coombabah State School are munching and crunching on healthy snacks during their morning session to boost their energy levels and help them focus on their studies.2019-10-13T14:00:00Z
Patting a dog is as relaxing as eating chocolate!Numerous studies across the world have shown that the human–animal bond has huge benefits. 2019-10-13T14:00:00Z
Choosing success at Cavendish Road State High SchoolYear 10 student Jahla Harvey has been exploring her individual interests, values and skills to uncover potential career pathways and choose relevant subjects for Years 11 and 12.2019-10-06T14:00:00Z
Growing careers in agriculture Not many schools have a 12-hectare on-site agricultural centre for students to learn beekeeping, aquaponics, hydroponics, livestock management and other highly sought-after agricultural skills—but Wilsonton State High School does.2019-10-06T14:00:00Z
Big school, bigger heartIt’s a big school but it’s the small random acts of kindness (RAKS) that are shaping Redlynch State College’s reputation in the Far North Queensland community. 2019-09-29T14:00:00Z
Students discover power of the breath at BrightonClose your eyes. Focus on the breath. And simply observe, the inhalation...and the exhalation.2019-09-29T14:00:00Z
Full house for music campIt was a full house on and off stage when 284 music students from the South East Region performed to a packed audience at the Gold Coast Recreation Centre, following a four-day music camp.2019-09-22T14:00:00Z
Early Preneurs make reading yummyIt seems you are never too young to engage an entrepreneurial spirit.2019-09-15T14:00:00Z
Photo finish for first Fortitude Valley State Secondary College studentNew Farm State School Year 6 student Freya has made history as the first student enrolled at the new Fortitude Valley State Secondary College. 2019-09-15T14:00:00Z
Accepting the sizzling solar oven challengeStudents and parents from Woorabinda State School discovered just how much fun science could be, coming together recently to transform the special education unit into a solar oven laboratory during National Science Week. 2019-09-08T14:00:00Z
AKA the fire ant tracker makes a paws-itive difference in Queensland state schools‘Aka the fire ant tracker’ is proving that fire ant safety is nothing to be sniffed at.2019-09-08T14:00:00Z
Language activism at YarrabahAs with many Australian Aboriginal languages, a couple of hundred years of European settlement has virtually eradicated languages that had been around for thousands of years.2019-09-01T14:00:00Z
Recognising Queensland’s Early Childhood EducatorsAssistant educator Julie Amaral, from Kirwan in Townsville, has been working in early childhood education for 20 years – about as long as she’s been a mother. 2019-09-01T14:00:00Z
STEM teachers build space station on Mars! Two dedicated Queensland teachers were the first Australian participants to join 50 educators from 29 countries for the second annual International STEM Studio held in California earlier this month.2019-08-25T14:00:00Z
Students have the courage to care It’s a seemingly innocuous rug. Yet it is woven with priceless memories and stitched with the symbolism of survival.2019-08-25T14:00:00Z
Empowering extraordinary mindsGirl power has well and truly been turbo charged in Central Queensland, thanks to an innovative STEM camp geared specifically for Year 9 students.2019-08-18T14:00:00Z
Reading is my secret powerCelebrate the joy of reading with our schools this week. During Book Week our students will be reading books, telling stories, creating displays and putting on costumes to highlight the importance of reading. 2019-08-18T14:00:00Z
Eidsvold students take over the townLanguage, at Eidsvold State School, is not just about textbooks and flash cards. It’s about bringing the Wakka Wakka language to life – at the school and to the community.2019-08-11T14:00:00Z
Science Week 2019 takes offWe think. We dare. We wonder. Explore. Experiment. Investigate. This is what science is all about and from 10–18 August National Science Week Australia celebrates science and technology.2019-08-11T14:00:00Z
Artists in the making at Rosella Park SchoolA group of students from Rosella Park School recently showed off their artistic creations as part of a community art installation at Gladstone Airport.2019-08-04T14:00:00Z
Creative students have their time to shine A massive congratulations to the 1,500 state school students, and the teachers, support staff, creative partners and sponsors for wowing audiences with this year’s Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage.2019-08-04T14:00:00Z
Students in The Gap clean up Fish CreekTurning the tide on the adverse effects of urban development, staff and students at Hilder Road State School are improving the health of their local creek. 2019-07-28T14:00:00Z
Palm Beach Currumbin kicking sustainability goals The school community at Palm Beach Currumbin State High School is passionate about caring for their local environment and has a long list of sustainability initiatives in place to reduce their environmental footprint.2019-07-07T14:00:00Z
Helensvale students walk together with courage As a symbol of their unity and respect for each other, students, staff and parents of Helensvale State School walked together with courage during National Reconciliation Week.2019-06-30T14:00:00Z
Human Powered Vehicle champions in the making The Fraser Coast 24 hour Human Powered Vehicle Championship is an annual event held on the street circuit within the historical precinct of Maryborough CBD.2019-06-30T14:00:00Z
Rolleston students make every container count Students and parents at Rolleston State School are on track to raise a staggering $28,000 each year, just by recycling rubbish.2019-06-23T14:00:00Z

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11 September 2020