Translanguaging sounds complicated, but it's not, Professor Rhonda Oliver assures. The chatty Curtin University Professor explains how this language strategy can be used to help multilingual kids excel in all languages.
Producer Buffy Gorilla and University of Melbourne Associate Professor of Sociology, Dan Woodman, chat with Campus Review about Starting Somewhere: a new podcast about internships and the industries that facilitate them.
In many ways, life is harder for the current generation of young people. For those from disadvantaged backgrounds, it's more difficult still, and the VET sector, a pathway to employment for many, could be doing more to assist. Katie Acheson, CEO of Youth Action, explains.
According to Conor King, executive director of the Innovative Research Universities, the government thinks they're rolling in cash. He explains why that's not the case, and critically, how that misconception affects funding arrangements.
"We don't have something amazing or controversial to say, its sort of just, 'here are some extra facts we found out'". ACER tertiary education research director Dr Daniel Edwards, in typical number cruncher fashion, was being modest when he said this. His data reveals something important indeed: the ratio of migrants to local graduates in Australia, including in the job market.