A career as a helicopter pilot
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A career as a helicopter pilot

Clip from Going Places With Ernie Dingo

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Nautilus Aviation's Jenna Ryan discusses her career change from primary school teacher to helicopter pilot, and how she approached the challenge.

Nautilus Aviation's Jenna Ryan discusses her career change from primary school teacher to helicopter pilot, and how she approached the challenge.

Surf Lifeguard - first day on the job
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Surf Lifeguard - first day on the job

Clip from Bondi Rescue

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Meet Tommy - he's wanted to be a lifeguard since he was a kid. On his first day, he has to catch a deadly sea snake. Is he up to it?

Meet Tommy - he's wanted to be a lifeguard since he was a kid. On his first day, he has to catch a deadly sea snake. Is he up to it?

Experiencing homelessness firsthand
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Experiencing homelessness firsthand

Clip from The Feed

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A reality show challenges a group of wealthy individuals to live as though they were homeless for ten days. In this discussion, the motivations behind the project and some of ...

A reality show challenges a group of wealthy individuals to live as though they were homeless for ten days. In this discussion, the motivations behind the project and some of the revelations of the cast are discussed.

Home schooling is on the rise
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Home schooling is on the rise

Clip from The Feed

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Over 50,000 Australian kids are now home schooled. But is it really a better option. We hear from the kids and parents themselves.

Over 50,000 Australian kids are now home schooled. But is it really a better option. We hear from the kids and parents themselves.

Rise project mentors suspended students
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Rise project mentors suspended students

Clip from Lateline

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Lateline's John Stewart meets children taking part in Campbelltown's Rise project, which helps suspended students catch up on classes, meet employers, and change their behaviour.

Lateline's John Stewart meets children taking part in Campbelltown's Rise project, which helps suspended students catch up on classes, meet employers, and change their behaviour.

Breaking out - meet Sam Best
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Breaking out - meet Sam Best

Clip from Australian Story

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This clip introduces us to Sam, an adolescent with autism who underwent huge personal progression after a trip to Africa.

This clip introduces us to Sam, an adolescent with autism who underwent huge personal progression after a trip to Africa.

A new outlook for Sam
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A new outlook for Sam

Clip from Australian Story

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Africa has had a profound impact on Sam Best, friends notice he is more chatty, outgoing and happier than before the trip.

Africa has had a profound impact on Sam Best, friends notice he is more chatty, outgoing and happier than before the trip.

Sam adapts to new challenges
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Sam adapts to new challenges

Clip from Australian Story

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Sam Best, who is on the autism spectrum, arrives in Africa with his dad and needs to adapt to new sights, sounds and a new way of interacting with others.

Sam Best, who is on the autism spectrum, arrives in Africa with his dad and needs to adapt to new sights, sounds and a new way of interacting with others.

From childhood to adolescence with autism
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From childhood to adolescence with autism

Clip from Australian Story

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Sam Best and his family needed to come up with daring new approaches to help Sam progress socially as he grew older.

Sam Best and his family needed to come up with daring new approaches to help Sam progress socially as he grew older.

Sam delivers his speech
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Sam delivers his speech

Clip from Australian Story

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Returning to Australia, Sam does something he could never have done before - he delivers a perfect speech in front of his class on his African journey.

Returning to Australia, Sam does something he could never have done before - he delivers a perfect speech in front of his class on his African journey.

Coaching colleges critiqued
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Coaching colleges critiqued

Clip from The Project

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Year 12 student Shoryu Das-Zaman explains why he has called into an inquiry into unregulated high school coaching colleges. The Australian Tutoring Association's Mohan Dhall ...

Year 12 student Shoryu Das-Zaman explains why he has called into an inquiry into unregulated high school coaching colleges. The Australian Tutoring Association's Mohan Dhall discusses the accreditation of tutors. Student Nahrain Oshana evaluates the benefits and costs of extra tutoring. And psychologist Jocelyn Brewer reveals some of the risks of overdoing coaching.

TAFE underfunding risks skills shortage: Business Council
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TAFE underfunding risks skills shortage: Business Council

Clip from 7.30

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Restructures and budget cuts to the vocational education system put Australia at risk of a skills shortage in the future, according to industry figures who are calling for an ...

Restructures and budget cuts to the vocational education system put Australia at risk of a skills shortage in the future, according to industry figures who are calling for an overhaul of the student loan system.

Learning sign language at school
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Learning sign language at school

Clip from BtN Newsbreak

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find out all about how kids are learning sign language at school as a part of their curriculum.

find out all about how kids are learning sign language at school as a part of their curriculum.

Spectrum students seeing success with Talk Time
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Spectrum students seeing success with Talk Time

Clip from 7.30

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The revolutionary scheme that has autistic and mainstream students engage in daily short interactions for the social betterment of both.

The revolutionary scheme that has autistic and mainstream students engage in daily short interactions for the social betterment of both.

Keneally's exam advice for year 12s
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Keneally's exam advice for year 12s

Clip from 7.30

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Man Booker Prize-winning author Thomas Keneally puts the year 12 exam experience into perspective, as he speaks about his schooling and how he became a writer.

Man Booker Prize-winning author Thomas Keneally puts the year 12 exam experience into perspective, as he speaks about his schooling and how he became a writer.

Gail Kelly's exam advice for year 12s
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Gail Kelly's exam advice for year 12s

Clip from 7.30

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Former Westpac CEO Gail Kelly speaks about the risks of overpreparing for exams, her career in teaching and business, and the importance of backing yourself.

Former Westpac CEO Gail Kelly speaks about the risks of overpreparing for exams, her career in teaching and business, and the importance of backing yourself.

Michael Kirby's advice for year 12s
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Michael Kirby's advice for year 12s

Clip from 7.30

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Former High Court judge Michael Kirby reflects on his schooling, how his sexuality shaped his childhood, and the importance of trying to have fun in life.

Former High Court judge Michael Kirby reflects on his schooling, how his sexuality shaped his childhood, and the importance of trying to have fun in life.

Woo recommends 'patience' to find purpose
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Woo recommends 'patience' to find purpose

Clip from 7.30

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Award-winning mathematics teacher Eddie Woo explains why "follow your passion" can be bad advice, and that it took him time to find his purpose in life.

Award-winning mathematics teacher Eddie Woo explains why "follow your passion" can be bad advice, and that it took him time to find his purpose in life.