Volunteers for medical ultrasound

Hi Home-school network, I am a Paediatric Emergency Physician at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital and have a keen interest in teaching others point-of-care ultrasound. We use ultrasound in the resuscitation and emergency environment as the visual stethoscope of the 21st century as it gives us accurate information at the beside. Therefore, I have been … Read more

Why do teachers leave?

Why do teachers leave?

The following is an excerpt from an opinion piece from ABC News.  It sheds some light on why teachers leave and why, according to the ABS, 53% of people holding a teaching degree do not work in education.  One of the sad points being made is the prediction of an upcoming teacher shortage (I thought … Read more

University of Tasmania Survey

University of Tasmania Survey

University of Tasmania Survey – Study into mathematics in home-schooling Dear parents,   My name is Dr Robyn Reaburn (Robyn.Reaburn@utas.edu.au) and I am a Lecturer in Mathematics Education in the School of Education at the University of Tasmania. I am currently conducting research into mathematics education for home-schooled children.   You have received this email … Read more

Multi Subject Resources

multi subject resources

Multi Subject Resources for home schoolers Below I’ve listed some multi subject resources.  Feel free to add some more below in the comments. http://www.skwirk.com.au http://splash.abc.net.au/home#!/resources https://www.brainpop.com https://www.khanacademy.org http://www.ricgroup.com.au http://www.teachers4teachers.com.au https://www.open.edu.au http://www.opencolleges.edu.au