Student experience

A range of experiences are offered in opportunity classes and selective high schools.

Aboriginal students

The video, 'Selective high schools and opportunity classes – an Aboriginal perspective' (15min 53sec), was developed with the support and participation of the Twugia project team from the former south-western Sydney region. It promotes the benefits of Aboriginal students attending selective high schools and opportunity classes.

Aurora College

In the following video, 'Aurora College – Education Week 2016' (2min 54sec), students and teachers share their experiences studying in the partially selective high school, the first virtual school in NSW.

Go to Aurora College to learn more.

Inside Australia's first virtual school

Read an article by Tom Greenwell on Inside story about visiting a student of Aurora College, Inside Australia's first virtual school.

Authentic project based learning

View a video of Year 9 students planning a business for market day at Sydney Technical High School.

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