Category: Life and Learning
Exciting New Great Barrier Reef Education Experience Program Opens
The Great Barrier Reef Education program delivers a unique outdoor learning opportunity for more than 6000 eligible students boosting our next generation’s understanding of Queensland’s greatest living asset.
Vibrant Display of Art & Learning at Port Douglas State School
Port Douglas State School students and staff will proudly display their efforts and achievements at tomorrow night’s Art & Learning Expo.
Philosophy in 5 / Introduction to Epistemology
When the ancient Greeks started to ask their questions, they encountered an underlying problem with the answers. “But, how can we know that”?
Emerging Leader sought for Terrain NRM Board
Douglas Shire residents are being encouraged to take advantage of an ‘Emerging Leader’ opportunity on the board of Terrain NRM.
Philosophy in 5 / Introduction to Metaphysics
The first philosophers appeared in the sixth century BC in ancient Greece. With civilisation better established, and human cognition more advanced, thinkers began to question traditional explanations for the workings of the universe and society. They sought answers based on rational thought rather than religion or conventional thought until that time.
Queensland leads the way in preserving ancient language
A new Palaszczuk Government language policy will help preserve, promote and revitalise the diverse languages of the world’s oldest living cultures. On Indigenous Literacy Day, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, Craig Crawford, said the Many Voices: Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Languages Policy is another significant step towards a re-framed relationship with First Nations people.