UNESCO: Education of All, For Peace

Last month, UNESCO member states – Australia amongst them – agreed to update a landmark 1974 Recommendation. The Recommendation set out international principles and standards for education, and articulated education’s vital role in building international understanding, and preserving human rights…

Deep Dive: Peace Education

Teachers for Peace features in The Educator Online’s ‘Deep Dive’ into the importance of peace education. We were delighted to speak with The Educator about our work to promote peace and disarmament, and our campaign to end the influence of…

NSW Changes Policy

The NSW Department of Education has changed its sponsorship policy to recognise that weapons manufacturers are not appropriate partners for schools. Teachers for Peace and Medical Association for Prevention of War have successfully argued that weapons companies should be added…

Teachers Federation Commits to Peace

The NSW Teachers Federation National Conference has endorsed an ‘On Peace’ recommendation.  The recommendation commits the Federation to work with anti-war, peace and broader union movements to expose and oppose the threat inherent in the current rise of militarism in…

Green Innovation awards

The vision of the Green Innovation Awards is to inspire students to develop a lifelong passion for green innovation, connect and strengthen the local community and empower young people to believe that they can make a difference. This vision stands…

Ethical bots

“A spark of initiative from Camden Haven High School. A ‘coming together collaboration’ of teachers, students and family. Put it all together and you get a Robot Kit” STEM education, at its best, could offer schools and  teachers the opportunity…

stem- Get inspired by sustainable businesses

Source: Growing Sustainable Businesses with STEM | Chief Scientist Educators in Northern NSW are establishing innovative and engaging STEM partnerships with sustainable industries. What does it take to run a business successfully while addressing serious sustainability issues? How can business…

First Nations Curriculum resources

Source: First Nations Curriculum resources Confidently bring First Nations stories, cultures and histories into your classroom with our free curriculum resources, covering key learning areas from Foundation to Year 10.