Category Archives : QLD Education

Curriculum strong on Indigenous heritage but weak on Western tradition: paper

The national curriculum, implemented in 2015, is to be reviewed periodically. The first of those reviews is under way, and Dr Mueller said it was an opportunity to recast civics and citizenship as the guiding theme that unified all the different subjects and made it “truly, distinctively Australian”. At present,…

Timeline of how COVID-19 spread in Queensland

Brisbane Times takes a look back at how the virus spread through Queensland, and some of the state’s near misses. January 2020 January 9: The World Health Organisation releases a statement “regarding cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan”. The “WHO does not recommend any specific measures for travellers”. January 11:…