Aspiring teachers are having problems with basic literacy and numeracy, but is it really such a big problem? Education expert Adam Voigt thinks not.
For the third year in a row Perth Airport has been crowned the best in the country. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission takes views of both passengers and airlines into account, they’ve once again handed the top spot to Perth. Airport CEO Kevin Brown says changes such as one hour free parking and $10 […]
Some graduate teachers are still struggling with basic literacy and grammar, prompting calls for universities to hold entrance exams before they enter higher education. Graduate teachers are resorting to private tutors to try to pass a special test needed to become a teacher. Oliver Peterson spoke with Australian Tutoring Association chief executive Mohan Dhall.
A new dog park in the City of Cockburn has been closed due to reports of electric shocks. The Baler Court Dog Park built under power lines opened late last year. Cockburn community member Brenda joins Gareth Parker to talk about what happened when she went there with her two young boys.
The company that wants to buy Perth Glory has been sued in the UK by an oil trader from Turkmenistan who claims he has lost $US2.2 million following fraudulent misrepresentations he alleges were made by representatives of London Football Exchange. And we’ve been shown documents that suggest that Jim Aylward, the self-proclaimed “founder” of London […]
America allows it, Europe allows it, so why aren’t dogs allowed on public transport in Perth? The Public Transport Authority says there’s no plans to change the rules despite strong public support. Click PLAY to hear the full conversation.