Category Archives : High School

Exhibition celebrates ‘amazing’ HSC students’ design skills

“So I wanted to create a wearable technology that could retract and extend any desired length of oxygen tubing for her to be able to navigate her own room and to create a less cluttered medical environment.” Mr Langsam said the retractability prevented five to six metres of tubing from…

‘Gold standard’ HSC exams cost almost $100 million a year

One-third of the cost – almost $33 million – involved paying teachers to mark. One-fifth involved logistics, while exam supervisors cost $8.7 million and the writing of the tests and marking criteria added up to $6 million. Other costs – including IT, administration and human resources – were $29.9 million….