International full-fee paying students are studying the most over-crowded schools in Sydney at the same time as the NSW Department of Education clamps down on out-of-area enrolments.
Peter Spinks In the first of a two-part series on geothermal energy, we investigate how countries such as Iceland, New Zealand and the United States use the earth's natural heat for anything from power generation to the warming of homes, greenhouses and outdoor pools.
Colleen Ricci To Australians, the Swedish system of Educare, which provides a nationwide network of subsidised preschools for children aged one and above, is mind blowing and enviable.
Eryk Bagshaw They do things differently at Pittwater High where an electric fence separates classroom from paddock.
Michael Koziol New research in the UK suggests mobile phone use in the classroom can have a negative impact on test results for under-performing students.
Eryk Bagshaw Students studying advanced maths across the state are going unrewarded for taking on the more challenging HSC subject.
Henrietta Cook, Education Reporter Two top education officials lived high on the hog, pressuring staff to push though expense claims they could not produce receipts for.
Eryk Bagshaw It's the Olympics where competitors are not concerned about breaking records in running and swimming
Alexandra Smith Thousands of teenagers from Asian countries are being sent to NSW to finish their studies at the state's public high schools.
Laura Pappano When poor, first-in-family students make it to university, they often struggle socially, especially when many of their classmates are privileged and middle-class.