Education

Primary school children can’t use a knife and fork

premium_icon Primary school children can’t use a knife and fork

School's novel approach to combat lack of handwriting skills

OP results: Our most improved schools revealed

premium_icon OP results: Our most improved schools revealed

See where you school ranked in our special interactive

Student’s shock claim about boys’ school

Student’s shock claim about boys’ school

A student at an exclusive $20,000 a year Melbourne school with a culture of cover...

Students named some of state’s brightest minds

premium_icon Students named some of state’s brightest minds

"I've worked really hard." Three Sunshine Coast school leavers have been named as some of 2019’s brightest minds after achieving top results.

Is ‘helping’ with school homework really that bad?

premium_icon Is ‘helping’ with school homework really that bad?

In the dream scenario children would be more than happy to complete their homework on their own. But when has that ever actually happened, asks Darren Levin.

Top OP student’s surprising advice

premium_icon Top OP student’s surprising advice

One of the state’s highest-achieving students has passed on his advice to those now entering Year 12. And it might not be what you think. FULL OP RESULTS

Public v private: Who’s winning the OP wars

premium_icon Public v private: Who’s winning the OP wars

They both have their merits, but which sector came out on top among Queensland's 2019 OP results: public or private? INTERACTIVE TABLES

Education Minister congratulates state’s brightest students

premium_icon Education Minister congratulates state’s brightest students

‘All our students have opportunities to succeed no matter where they live or go to school.’

Rockhampton boy crowned the state’s smartest student

premium_icon Rockhampton boy crowned the state’s smartest student

Rockhampton Grammar School graduate beat more than 37,000 Queensland students for the top spot.

OP RESULTS: How every school in Central Queensland performed

premium_icon OP RESULTS: How every school in Central Queensland performed

FULL LIST: Central Queensland’s top high schools for OP results.

Private school ‘fight club’ ritual knocked out

premium_icon Private school ‘fight club’ ritual knocked out

A top private boarding school informed parents last week that many of its students had become involved in organised, illicit brawls.

Principal’s methods still producing kids who can perform

premium_icon Principal’s methods still producing kids who can perform

Tamborine Mountain State High School has emerged from a controversial court case involving its principal to record one of the best OP results in Queensland.

Full list: How every school performed in Year 12 OP results

premium_icon Full list: How every school performed in Year 12 OP results

Two public schools have toppled private schools to take the crown of the best performing OP schools in Year 12 results. SEARCH HOW YOUR SCHOOL RANKED

Top 50 OP schools revealed

premium_icon Top 50 OP schools revealed

Queensland schools are celebrating stellar success today with students lauded for making their year 12 cohorts standout. INTERACTIVE TABLE: SEE THE TOP 50

Boys v girls: Who wins elite school battle?

premium_icon Boys v girls: Who wins elite school battle?

The age-old debate about whether boys or girls are smarter has been settled, with experts saying single-sex education may be the key. SEE THE RESULTS

Ugly school defamation case ‘causing damage to everyone’

premium_icon Ugly school defamation case ‘causing damage to everyone’

A judge has told a warring Queensland school parent and teacher’s aide to “get on with their lives” after a vicious rumour turned into a $600,000 defamation case.

Year 12 results: QLD’s top students revealed

premium_icon Year 12 results: QLD’s top students revealed

Qld’s top performing Year 12 students have been named during an awards ceremony with a regional student crowned the state’s smartest student. SEE THE FULL LIST

Far North student taken to hospital, school put in lockdown

premium_icon Far North student taken to hospital, school put in lockdown

Tensions reached boiling point at a high school this morning when out-of-control students reportedly came to blows in the schoolyard.