ACT drops out of federal teaching program already suffering retention rates

The ACT Government announces it is cutting ties with the Teach for Australia program, aimed at attracting people from non-teaching careers, citing concerns over value for money and retention rates.

How to explain homelessness to children

Homelessness can be confusing and even scary for children, but talking about it honestly can help to understand this complex social issue and be more compassionate.

‘Potential to harm’: Canberra teacher forced out for inappropriate relationships

A Canberra teacher formed inappropriate relationships with "vulnerable young students", and it took several complaints before they were investigated. It's one of at least 16 sexual harassment investigations in ACT Government directorates in recent years.