Many babies could be prevented from developing cerebral palsy with a simple mineral, a new study has found, but it is not prescribed enough.
Dramatic footage shows a group of schoolies causing extensive damage to a restaurant, while in another incident a cop was allegedly king hit.
The best young spellers in the country have asked Scott Morrison some very tough questions – and caught the Prime Minister a couple of times.
A mother was forced back into hotel quarantine in Queensland without her newborn baby who had been born prematurely just days earlier.
Scott Morrison has made a promise to gay students and teachers who fear the unintended consequences of controversial new laws.
Religious schools would not be allowed to discriminate against these groups of people under proposed laws.
Preschoolers at one Australian school will be given an unusual choice about what they can wear.
Perth’s Catholic Archbishop has distanced himself from reports the principal of an independent Catholic college has threatened to shut down his school rather than get the COVID-19 jab.
It’s the local story that sent shockwaves through the WA community - and now the cancelling of musical Grease by two Perth schools has made headlines all the way across the world in New York.
Troy de Ruyter, Emily Cosenza and Bethany Hiatt
Disadvantaged Aussie kids resorted to using phones to do class work during lockdown, according to a survey highlighting a ‘digital divide’.
Two high schools have cancelled their co-production of the musical Grease because their students say its themes are outdated and sexist.
Can breastfeeding be funny? Comedian Amy Hetherington thinks so; she’s built a whole Fringe World show around it, where her baby will join her onstage.
An Australian hospital has found home births are perfectly safe, depending on what type of pregnancy you have.
Childcare centres across WA have been put ‘on notice’ after a 16-month-old boy suffered second degree burns from a mug of scorching tea.
Parents in Perth’s Western Suburbs are warned to be on high alert following reports of a suspicious man approaching a young child.
NSW has legislated key recommendations from a royal commission into child abuse to create greater oversight of organisations working with children.
One of Australia’s richest and most successful businessmen has given some unconventional advice to year 12 students.
A young girl who died from the flu at a Sydney hospital had a zest for life that was lost amid a series of medical failures, an inquest has found.
HSC students in NSW – including those at private schools – will have to follow this rule during examinations this year.
The parents of murdered Queensland schoolboy Daniel Morcombe have spoken after Cleo Smith was found alive and well.
Wild weather has caused major disruptions to Year 12 exams at several Victorian schools.
Rapid antigen testing for Covid could be used for school students and staff across one state if a new trial proves successful.
The Labor leader choked back tears in parliament while speaking about a heartbreaking scourge.
Children as young as 13 have been caught plotting horrific attacks on Australian soil over the internet.
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