Monthly Archives: August 2014

Inquiry-based learning projects the SOLE of modern teaching

Currently there is a critical need for developing 21st century skills in students. As educators we must understand that our teaching must reflect how our students are currently learning,” the Year 5/6 teacher from Fairfield West Public School in Sydney’s … Continue reading

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Vyer Films Finds, Curates and Streams the Best Independent Films

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World first: Australian solar plant has generated “supercritical” steam that rivals fossil fuels’

A CSIRO test plant in Australia has broken a world record and proved solar power could efficiently replace fossil fuels.   A solar thermal test plant in Newcastle, Australia, has generated “supercritical” steam at a pressure of 23.5 mpa (3400 … Continue reading

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Bush foods of NSW – Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust – Sydney, Australia

Source: http://www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au See on Scoop.it – Curriculum Resources

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Aboriginal Culture – Aboriginal Bush Foods

Here you can find information on Aboriginal Bush Foods – Insect, Animal and Plant Foods. Source: http://www.aboriginalculture.com.au See on Scoop.it – Curriculum Resources

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Bush food fighters

Cashing in their superannuation in 2001, Mike, a commercial horticulturalist, and his wife, Gayle, travelled the lonesome roads deep into the outback to find the frontier of native bush foods. More than a decade later, indigenous communities are given plants … Continue reading

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Bush Food Gathers Momentum as a Social Enterprise

With the catchy name of Murri Munchies Ltd, an alliance of community groups lead by the Murri people, from the remote and regional Indigenous communities of the Wide Bay/Burnett region of Queensland, has created a micro social and economic enterprise … Continue reading

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