Aiming to improve the quality of Health and Physical Education teachers' working lives and their likelihood of staying in the profession, a new program will be launched at The University of Western Australia on Friday.
Scholarships in engineering and geoscience and prizes for outstanding students will form part of a five-year agreement between leading gas supplier Apache Energy and The University of Western Australia.
New initiatives aimed at attracting young people to science and science teaching will be on top of the agenda for more than 90 science teachers from Western Australian high schools at a breakfast at The University of Western Australia on Monday 13 October 2008.
The latest published offering by The University of Western Australia's Anthropology and Sociology researcher Dr Martin Forsey compares Australian values associated with private education to those in other countries and suggests our desire for choice is creating a wider class divide.
Globally recognised respiratory physician, Professor Henri Colt, will visit The University of Western Australia's Clinical Training and Education Centre (CTEC) to share his expertise on international advances in the treatment and diagnosis of chronic lung disease and respiratory disorders.