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Jacaranda Blog

News, thoughts and insights on Australian secondary education.

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Teacher’s guide to cyberbullying

Cyberbullying is a growing issue. That’s why schools, teachers and parents must learn to recognise the signs and educate students about internet safety.

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A safe start to 2017 with Safer Internet Day

It’s important that students learn about internet safety so Jacaranda outlines a few easy ways that teachers can get involved in Safer Internet Day on Tuesday, 7 February 2017.

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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 the 2017 school year. First - time for a celebration as all teachers will now be on holiday! Congratulations to you for getting through another year; we hope that it has been a successful one and that you’re now planning on having some well-deserved rest and relaxation.

learnON premium user? How to set yourself up for success

learnON premium user? How to set yourself up for success

Are you upgrading to learnON premium, Jacaranda’s new eBook in 2017? Here are three easy steps you can take now to ensure a smooth start to the next school year.

3 steps to get started with learnON

3 steps to get started with learnON

Are you upgrading to learnON, Jacaranda’s new eBook in 2017? Here are three easy steps you can take now to ensure a smooth start to the next school year.

Catch Jacaranda at these end-of-year Victorian conferences

Catch Jacaranda at these end-of-year Victorian conferences

As event season comes to a close, Jacaranda highlights the last four major conferences in Victoria: ACHPER, STAVCON, Comview and MAV.

Tech of the Month: Diigo

Tech of the Month: Diigo

This instalment of tech of the month covers Diigo: a social bookmarking site that allows users to customise webpages with annotations and highlighting.

Five reasons children need digital citizenship education

5 reasons children need digital citizenship education

Jacaranda explores five reasons why students need digital citizenship education to ensure they have the skills and knowledge to navigate a digital world.