Emma Macdonald The ACT Government may consider legislative changes to the way in which new private schools are approved in the future following community unrest about the latest batch of approvals.
Emma Macdonald Canberra's five-year-olds are slightly less vulnerable to developmental delays than other children across Australia.
Emma Macdonald The Canberra Times league tables of literacy and numeracy performance across all schools in the ACT continue to show the dominance of independent schools over government and Catholic schools.
Emma Macdonald Young electrical apprentices in the ACT are illegally being forced to work without appropriate supervision.
Emma Macdonald Merici College student Danielle Farrell has had a very satisfactory year. Not only was she dux of the school but she found time for community service for which she was also honoured.
Emma Macdonald The ANU will double the number of gifted and talented college students it takes on in early admission to university study.
Emma Macdonald ActewAGL boss Michael Costello says he would rather have a disgruntled customer than a dead worker and Canberra's construction industry risks falling prey to unrealistic deadlines and cost-cutting...
Emma Macdonald ActewAGL chief executive Michael Costello says he would rather have a disgruntled customer than a dead worker and Canberra's construction industry risks falling prey to unrealistic deadlines and...
Emma Macdonald Last year classical harpist Alice Giles was earning the ANU’s School of Music international acclaim as she became the first professional musician ever to perform in Antarctica.
Emma Macdonald Local education groups have delivered their verdict on the major parties' education policies at the ACT election - with Labor out-classing the Liberals in its overall report card grading.
Emma Macdonald Last year, classical harpist Alice Giles was earning the ANU's School of Music international acclaim as she became the first professional musician ever to perform in Antarctica.
Emma Macdonald Canberra Girls Grammar School is one of the richest in the nation with assets worth nearly $105 million - but not all Canberra schools are as publicly accountable for their finances.
Emma Macdonald A former foreign minister says he is a ''brilliant strategist''. His former boss calls him ''gifted and insightful''. And those who work closely with him say he is unflappable and unfailingly polite.
Emma Macdonald The Australian National University will phase out its graduate certificate in higher education, its masters in higher education, and at least two academic positions as it moves to offer more short...
Emma Macdonald ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher feels the cloud of cancer hanging over her head.
Emma Macdonald School principals have been waiting for six months to know the federal government's plans for education funding. Now it seems they will need to be patient for six more years.
Emma Macdonald Duffy Primary School has run over budget with staff being told that only essentials like toilet paper and handwash can be purchased until the end of the year.
Emma Macdonald The ANU's most senior administrator has resigned and two of the senior executive are poised to announce their departure in coming weeks.
Emma Macdonald Academics who are being made redundant from the Australian National University School of Music are fearful a gag order is included in their contracts to stop them speaking publicly about ANU...
Emma Macdonald As far as renovations go, the Australian National University's John Curtin School of Medical Research has undertaken one of the largest, longest and most expensive on campus.