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Emma Macdonald is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times.
Emma Macdonald The ACT Opposition has pledged $500,000 to put five nurses into four Canberra special schools if they win the next election.
Emma Macdonald The teacher's union is accusing the government of being underhand in pay negotiations by offering a used-car deal.
Emma Macdonald The Australian National University has topped the country for the number of top-ten globally ranked subjects in the latest and largest ever university league table.
Emma Macdonald ACT teachers are unlikely to accept a 12 per cent pay offer while they continue to work longer hours than Australian and international averages.
Emma Macdonald Teachers returning to ACT Government schools on Monday will be offered a 12 per cent pay rise, although the Australian Education Union has yet to appraise the deal.
Emma Macdonald An ACT college teacher and grandfather who is in an alleged sexual relationship with a former student who has just turned 18, is being investigated by the Education Directorate.
Emma Macdonald The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation warned ACT Health officials in January that it was dangerous to remove nurses from special schools across Canberra because it would put students at...
Emma Macdonald Two full-time nurses will be reinstated in a Canberra special school after a trial of a nursing telephone hotline left teachers in charge of complex medical procedures.
Emma Macdonald ACT Government high schools have clawed back their majority share of Canberra students after five years in which there were more teenagers in private high schools than public.
Emma Macdonald Staff and children were unexpectedly locked out of the Artemis Early Learning Centre in Fyshwick on Monday morning because of a lease disagreement between the building owner and centre operator.
Emma Macdonald Hundreds of thousands of historical documents relating to Mr Fluffy asbestos have been quarantined for the past few months due to the presence of amosite filed in ACT Government archives.
Emma Macdonald Three experts will also look into how Canberra is responding to an unprecedented number of students with disabilities and special needs.
Emma Macdonald ACT P&C vice-president Hugh Boulter suffered a head injury at age six which affected his eyesight and overnight gave him a moderate learning disability.
Emma Macdonald Professor Michael McRobbie has been awarded one of the University of Queensland's highest honours – Alumnus of the Year. Emma Macdonald reports.
Emma Macdonald A photographic record of the pain and anguish of Canberra families leaving Mr Fluffy homes will be immortalised in a book.
Chris Wilson, Kirsten Lawson and Emma Macdonald Use of a "cage" used to contain a Canberra school child in a classroom has sparked debate about the treatment of disruptive and special-needs children in mainstream schools.
Emma Macdonald The ACT Education Department is investigating reports a child was contained in a cage-like structure at an ACT Primary school
Emma Macdonald From the "bloke's bloke" into a far more diminutive and graceful blonde, Cate McGregor has learned about being "manterrupted", ignored and sidelined. Emma Macdonald reports.
Emma Macdonald Canberra indigenous housing organisation allegedly mismanaged and run to benefit corporation directors.
Emma Macdonald Member for Canberra Gai Brodtmann lives and breathes federal politics. Now she’ll be wearing it too.