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Illawarra Mercury
Entries in the Illawarra Mercury’s photography competitionPicture courtesy of Sam Epstein Picture courtesy of Malcoln Irwin Picture cou
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
Picture courtesy of Sam Epstein Picture courtesy of Malcoln Irwin Picture courtesy of Malcoln Irwin Picture courtesy of Mark Scott Picture courtesy of Mark Scott Picture courtesy of Rachel Walker Picture courtesy of Chris Webb Picture courtesy... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Year 4 students sit 'nerve-racking' OC test that only 15 per cent will passlike 25 tests," Ben said. "I'm glad it's over because I don't have to do any mo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
like 25 tests," Ben said. "I'm glad it's over because I don't have to do any more." NSW Department of Education secretary Mark Scott recently said students from less well-off families are being disadvantaged because "parents can spend more than... Read more
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The Age
Year 4 students sit 'nerve-racking' OC test that only 15 per cent will passlike 25 tests," Ben said. "I'm glad it's over because I don't have to do any mo
The Age / Posted 22 hours ago
like 25 tests," Ben said. "I'm glad it's over because I don't have to do any more." NSW Department of Education secretary Mark Scott recently said students from less well-off families are being disadvantaged because "parents can spend more than... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Nurse who formerly worked in Middletown among 4 disciplined by Connecticut nursing boarddiscipline nurses licensed here if they have been disciplined in other states.
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
discipline nurses licensed here if they have been disciplined in other states. The board also suspended the RN license of Mark Scott of George Mills, New Hampshire for one year because he was disciplined in North Carolina in May. Officials there... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Police welcome neighbour from hell’s seven-year ban from Alfretonteam had applied for Dar to be banned from the area due to his previous convict
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
team had applied for Dar to be banned from the area due to his previous convictions during the previous five years. PC Mark Scott, of the Alfreton Town Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team, said: “Despite attempts and sanctions including... Read more
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Canberra Times
New NAPLAN regime unfair to most studentsWhile it is all very well for the NSW Department of Education Secretary Mark Sc
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
While it is all very well for the NSW Department of Education Secretary Mark Scott to weigh into the debate on the tutoring advantages of children from wealthier backgrounds in selective school entry tests, where are he and Minister Stokes on the... Read more
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The Age
New NAPLAN regime unfair to most studentsWhile it is all very well for the NSW Department of Education Secretary Mark Sc
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
While it is all very well for the NSW Department of Education Secretary Mark Scott to weigh into the debate on the tutoring advantages of children from wealthier backgrounds in selective school entry tests, where are he and Minister Stokes on the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
New NAPLAN regime unfair to most studentsWhile it is all very well for the NSW Department of Education Secretary Mark Sc
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
While it is all very well for the NSW Department of Education Secretary Mark Scott to weigh into the debate on the tutoring advantages of children from wealthier backgrounds in selective school entry tests, where are he and Minister Stokes on the... Read more
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News.com.au
IQ test plan to level playing fieldsbid to stop rich parents gaming the system by relying on a $1 billion-a-year tu
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
bid to stop rich parents gaming the system by relying on a $1 billion-a-year tutoring industry. Education Department boss Mark Scott said yesterday the existing system was failing smart kids from poorer backgrounds as he announced a review of the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
IQ test plan to level playing fieldsbid to stop rich parents gaming the system by relying on a $1 billion-a-year tu
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
bid to stop rich parents gaming the system by relying on a $1 billion-a-year tutoring industry. Education Department boss Mark Scott said yesterday the existing system was failing smart kids from poorer backgrounds as he announced a review of the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
IQ test plan to level playing fieldsbid to stop rich parents gaming the system by relying on a $1 billion-a-year tu
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
bid to stop rich parents gaming the system by relying on a $1 billion-a-year tutoring industry. Education Department boss Mark Scott said yesterday the existing system was failing smart kids from poorer backgrounds as he announced a review of the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Selective entry test to be overhauled amid coaching concernsa year on preparation for [opportunity class] or selective high school tests,"
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
a year on preparation for [opportunity class] or selective high school tests," NSW Department of Education secretary Mark Scott told the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children conference in Sydney on Friday. "We don't want there to... Read more
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The Age
Selective entry test to be overhauled amid coaching concernsa year on preparation for [opportunity class] or selective high school tests,"
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
a year on preparation for [opportunity class] or selective high school tests," NSW Department of Education secretary Mark Scott told the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children conference in Sydney on Friday. "We don't want there to... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Fallen officer's mom frustrated about vandalism of son's gravethe surveillance photos show Chambers standing, walking, and spitting on Office
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
the surveillance photos show Chambers standing, walking, and spitting on Officer Smarr's grave. Americus Police Chief Mark Scott said he believes what the teens did was foolish, but he hopes the negativity he's seen on social media because of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Fallen officer's mom frustrated about vandalism of son's gravethe surveillance photos show Chambers standing, walking, and spitting on Office
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
the surveillance photos show Chambers standing, walking, and spitting on Officer Smarr's grave. Americus Police Chief Mark Scott said he believes what the teens did was foolish, but he hopes the negativity he's seen on social media because of... Read more
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ajc.com
Teens arrested after footprints, mud found on slain Americus officer’s gravewhose identities weren’t released due to their ages. Chambers was booked into j
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
whose identities weren’t released due to their ages. Chambers was booked into jail, according to Americus police Chief Mark Scott. Two of the girls, who had previous arrest records, were sent to the Regional Youth Detention Center in Macon.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bernard Shepherd, public educator and analyst of My School dataand briefly as deputy-president. He was an elder statesman among his colleagues
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
and briefly as deputy-president. He was an elder statesman among his colleagues long before he became elder. And as Mark Scott, Department of Education Secretary attests, he was "a pioneering principal, a thought leader in Australian... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bernard Shepherd, public educator and analyst of My School dataand briefly as deputy-president. He was an elder statesman among his colleagues
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and briefly as deputy-president. He was an elder statesman among his colleagues long before he became elder. And as Mark Scott, Department of Education Secretary attests, he was "a pioneering principal, a thought leader in Australian... Read more
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The Age
Bernard Shepherd, public educator and analyst of My School dataand briefly as deputy-president. He was an elder statesman among his colleagues
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
and briefly as deputy-president. He was an elder statesman among his colleagues long before he became elder. And as Mark Scott, Department of Education Secretary attests, he was "a pioneering principal, a thought leader in Australian... Read more
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Horse and Hound
The week that was: seven days in the horse worldhas appealed to those responsible to return the horses, and is offering a rewar
Horse and Hound / Posted 11 days ago
has appealed to those responsible to return the horses, and is offering a reward for their safe return. British showjumper Scott Brash and his team were disqualified from this weekend’s Global Champions League (GCL) as a result of an “almost... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Renewed calls for Petaluma fireworks banduring the frenzy, all of which were returned to their homes, said Operations M
Petluma360.com / Posted 13 days ago
during the frenzy, all of which were returned to their homes, said Operations Manager and Senior Animal Control Officer Mark Scott. Though controversial, the sale of fireworks is a major fundraising tool for a number of nonprofits, which are... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Clock ticking for planned Arden-Guthrie project in San Bernardinois requiring signed development commitments within the next 90 days or it will
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 14 days ago
is requiring signed development commitments within the next 90 days or it will reclaim its money, according to City Manager Mark Scott. The repayment can be done over four years and the property can be sold to cover part of that cost, but the land... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Spraying money up the wall': NBN Co. spends $340k on corporate functionsas a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managi
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
as a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie and former boss Mark Scott. A former NSW chief justice, Mr Spigelman was appointed ABC chair in 2012. The broadcaster also spent more than... Read more
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Brisbane Times
NBN Co. spends $340k on corporate functionsas a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managi
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
as a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie and former boss Mark Scott. A former NSW chief justice, Mr Spigelman was appointed ABC chair in 2012. The broadcaster also spent more than... Read more
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WA Today
NBN Co. spends $350k on corporate functionsas a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managi
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
as a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie and former boss Mark Scott. A former NSW chief justice, Mr Spigelman was appointed ABC chair in 2012. The broadcaster also spent more than... Read more
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The Age
'Spraying money up the wall': NBN Co. spends $350k on corporate functionsas a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managi
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
as a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie and former boss Mark Scott. A former NSW chief justice, Mr Spigelman was appointed ABC chair in 2012. The broadcaster also spent more than... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Spraying money up the wall': NBN Co. spends $350k on corporate functionsas a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
as a lifelong friend, as well as former prime minister Paul Keating, ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie and former boss Mark Scott. A former NSW chief justice, Mr Spigelman was appointed ABC chair in 2012. The broadcaster also spent more than... Read more
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SportingNews
Blast from the past: 1960 'Home Run Derby' show set precedent for modern eventYouTube. The show had a very informal, folksy feel. While one batter swung for
SportingNews / Posted 16 days ago
YouTube. The show had a very informal, folksy feel. While one batter swung for the fences, his rival would talk with host Mark Scott. Any ball in play that was not a home run was ruled an "out." The contest went nine “innings,” with each player... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Wyong Hospital to stay in public handsat Tumbi Umbi earlier this year. media_cameraThe preliminary works on the hosp
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
at Tumbi Umbi earlier this year. media_cameraThe preliminary works on the hospital upgrade will begin this year. Picture: Mark Scott In response to the fierce opposition, Health Minister Brad Hazzard has revealed the Government will now fully... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hawkesbury response times under fireLower Hawkesbury Coalition said emergency response times have been delayed up t
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Lower Hawkesbury Coalition said emergency response times have been delayed up to two hours.) Pictures: Mark Scott ) Ms Collins said emergency services usually relied on a NSW Police boat from Pittwater to assist in local... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jayden ‘stomped with both feet‘members Brock, 13, Leon, 10, and Luke, 10, pay their respects at the roadside m
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
members Brock, 13, Leon, 10, and Luke, 10, pay their respects at the roadside memorial at Lake Haven on Tuesday. Picture: Mark Scott As a result of their inquiries, three men were arrested on Monday with two later charged with Mr Mason’s murder... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘Stomped to death with both feet’Wyong Leagues Club shortly before 10.30pm.media_cameraThe roadside memorial for
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Wyong Leagues Club shortly before 10.30pm.media_cameraThe roadside memorial for Jayden Mason on Lake Haven Drive. Picture: Mark Scott As they were finishing off their drinks on Lake Haven Drive police allege Mr Mason “started to entice them into a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘He still had a lot of life to live’Rebecca Payne (with family members Brock 13, Leon 10 and Luke, 10) pay their re
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
Rebecca Payne (with family members Brock 13, Leon 10 and Luke, 10) pay their respects at a roadside memorial. Picture: AAP/Mark Scott “I remember it quite well, before I left I told him that I loved him, and that I always will. “If I could say... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Funding boost in fight to battle sectarianism2014 Evening Times Scotswoman of the Year, set up Nil By Mouth following the br
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
2014 Evening Times Scotswoman of the Year, set up Nil By Mouth following the brutal sectarian murder of her school friend Mark Scott in 1995. Since then it has campaigned against sectarianism in schools, colleges, workplaces and communities... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Funding boost to battle bigotry2014 Evening Times Scotswoman of the Year, set up Nil By Mouth following the br
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
2014 Evening Times Scotswoman of the Year, set up Nil By Mouth following the brutal sectarian murder of her school friend Mark Scott in 1995. Since then it has campaigned against sectarianism in schools, colleges, workplaces and communities... Read more
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Canberra Times
The changing face of education in the artificial intelligence worldas they are in literacy and numeracy and technology. It is impossible to accur
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
as they are in literacy and numeracy and technology. It is impossible to accurately predict the jobs of the future, says Mark Scott, the secretary of the NSW Department of Education, but schools will need to prepare the next generations of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The changing face of education in the artificial intelligence worldas they are in literacy and numeracy and technology. It is impossible to accur
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
as they are in literacy and numeracy and technology. It is impossible to accurately predict the jobs of the future, says Mark Scott, the secretary of the NSW Department of Education, but schools will need to prepare the next generations of... Read more
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The Age
The changing face of education in the artificial intelligence worldas they are in literacy and numeracy and technology. It is impossible to accur
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
as they are in literacy and numeracy and technology. It is impossible to accurately predict the jobs of the future, says Mark Scott, the secretary of the NSW Department of Education, but schools will need to prepare the next generations of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sahara set to strikeBrisbane winter carnival this month. media_cameraBen Smith plans to aim In Her
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Brisbane winter carnival this month. media_cameraBen Smith plans to aim In Her Time at The Everest in the spring. Picture: Mark Scott With any sort of luck in running, In Her Time could have won both Group 1s but at least those outstanding efforts... Read more
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The Age
Preparing our children for life-long learning well placed today's kindergarten student will be to experience happiness and su
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
well placed today's kindergarten student will be to experience happiness and success in life and work in 2030 – will depend on the policies and approaches that we develop now. Mark Scott is the secretary of the NSW Department of Education.0 comm... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Preparing our children for life-long learning well placed today's kindergarten student will be to experience happiness and su
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
well placed today's kindergarten student will be to experience happiness and success in life and work in 2030 – will depend on the policies and approaches that we develop now. Mark Scott is the secretary of the NSW Department of Education.0 comm... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Roger Lee MurphyPenny (Ferguson) Murphy, whom he married Oct. 16, 1982; daughter, Jacqueline Mu
The Alliance Review / Posted 29 days ago
Penny (Ferguson) Murphy, whom he married Oct. 16, 1982; daughter, Jacqueline Murphy; siblings, Susan (Mike) Veres, Debbie (Mark) Scott, Michael Murphy, Jerry (Christine) Murphy, Cindy Murphy and Steven Murphy; and his best friend, Mike (Jodi)... Read more
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Perth Now
Education chief slams Hanson autism remarkcomments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", say
Perth Now / Posted 1 months ago
comments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", says NSW education department secretary Mark Scott. Mr Scott on Friday gave evidence at a NSW government inquiry into the education of students with a disability or... Read more
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Herald Sun
Education chief slams Hanson autism remarkcomments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", say
Herald Sun / Posted 1 months ago
comments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", says NSW education department secretary Mark Scott. Mr Scott on Friday gave evidence at a NSW government inquiry into the education of students with a disability or... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Education chief slams Hanson autism remarkcomments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", say
The Courier Mail / Posted 1 months ago
comments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", says NSW education department secretary Mark Scott. Mr Scott on Friday gave evidence at a NSW government inquiry into the education of students with a disability or... Read more
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News.com.au
Education chief slams Hanson autism remarkcomments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", say
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
comments on children with autism are "ill-informed, simplistic and facile", says NSW education department secretary Mark Scott. Mr Scott on Friday gave evidence at a NSW government inquiry into the education of students with a disability or... Read more
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