Board chairman works on curriculum for Australia schools

11/11/2008 | Age (Melbourne, Australia), The

Barry McGaw has been charged with forming Australia's first standardised curriculum, and the National Curriculum Board chairman said the challenge will be training teachers before the reforms go into effect in 2011. The changes being drafted by McGaw include more of a focus on world history, mandatory maths and a more basic focus on the fundamentals of English.

View Full Article in:

Age (Melbourne, Australia), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Vice Principal of Academics
Presentation High School
San Jose, CA
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ