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2016 NAPLAN Results: Why “Not Good Enough”?

Posted on 15 September 2016

In a recent media interview, Education Minister Simon Birmingham emphatically stated “Today’s results once again show that, despite significant funding growth, we are not...

Fast ForWord at School: Parent Funded Model

Posted on 25 August 2016

“It’s a lot of hard work but when you see the improvements in the kids, it’s all worth it and makes it worth doing...

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Fast ForWord review: 6 year old Ethan improved reading, spelling and auditory attention

Posted on 5 July 2016

Gabriel, Ethan’s dad, recently submitted a Fast ForWord program review. He says, “We are really pleased with his progress through Fast ForWord and in...

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Meet the Scientists Behind Fast ForWord

Posted on 1 June 2016

These aren’t the sort of superstars you’re likely to hear about that often in the media – but they are changing the world one...

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4 ways to prepare for NAPLAN testing

Posted on 19 April 2016

For some parents, teachers and students, NAPLAN time is a stressful time. What can you do to minimise stress and prepare effectively?

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How to get the most out of parent-teacher meetings

Posted on 15 March 2016

Even if you don’t have any particular concerns, parent-teacher meetings early in the year give you a great opportunity to get to know your...

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Fast ForWord wins e-School News Readers’ Choice Award

Posted on 11 January 2016

The Fast ForWord online learning and reading intervention from Scientific Learning is recognized by primary and high school educators for making the greatest impact...

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New Fast ForWord and Reading Assistant blended program

Posted on 2 December 2015

Kick start 2016 with the perfect blend of learning and fun with our new Fast ForWord and Reading Assistant blended program – for just...

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5 steps to a healthy school holiday routine

Posted on 25 November 2015

The summer holidays are nearly here! After a long school year, kids need a break. But it’s also important that they stay healthy –...

School holiday programs and savings

Posted on 19 November 2015

During the holidays, many children rarely read a book, write a story or practice their times tables. Unfortunately, on returning to school, it’s often...