Jacaranda Blog

News, thoughts and insights on Australian secondary education.


5 reasons why learnON is so much better than the printable (PDF)

Are you a learnON customer that’s still relying on the printable (PDF) as your primary teaching resource?...


Are you ready for NAPLAN 2017? Download our free teacher’s guide

Each year, NAPLAN results provide education professionals with insights into how Australian students in Years 3, 5,...


Teach with learnON: tips for your subject

If you’ve started to use learnON in your classroom, we hope you’ve seen first-hand how the immersive eBook...


3 steps to make the most out of National FutureSchools Expo

The National FutureSchools expo is a massive annual event in education, attracting more than 2,000 attendees. This year...


Five facts about the Jacaranda Atlas

Next year will be an important year for the Jacaranda Atlas, as 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of...

How to get students to read deeply on digital devices

How to get students to read deeply on digital devices

One of the challenges when switching from print to digital resources in the classroom is reading on digital...


Teacher’s guide to cyberbullying

A growing number of schools are becoming advocates for digital learning, with a large majority of teachers using...


A safe start to 2017 with Safer Internet Day

Welcome back to a new school year! We hope you’ve had a relaxing holiday, with some time to...


5 ‘to dos’ for the holidays to prepare for 2017 school year

With the school year for 2016 now officially done and dusted, it’s time to turn our attention to...