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Showcasing Indonesia: A letter in support of new - Jakarta Post

Showcasing Indonesia: A letter in support of new - Jakarta Post | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
For Indonesia a key aspect of the establishment of a vibrant civil society will be the creation of a new complex of institutions that reflect the ...
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Four Museums Plan Their Centennials - New York Times

Four Museums Plan Their Centennials - New York Times | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
The Baltimore Museum of Art, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts are set to celebrate.
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How One DNA Study Is Changing Our Story - Refinery29

How One DNA Study Is Changing Our Story - Refinery29 | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
How One DNA Study Is Changing Our Story
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Like most people, I'd dabbled on ancestry.com, hunting for undiscovered diversity or juicy historical gossip, only to find 500 years of white people on both sides of my family.
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Why History Matters to Australia's Asian Future - Professor Robert Lee

In this talk, Professor Lee will explore the importance of the economic and cultural orientation of Australia to the modern History curriculum. He will argue...
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The Value of History - Huffington Post

The Value of History - Huffington Post | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
Schuyler Schouten, a Senior Director at Kissinger Associates, argues for the importance of studying Chinese history.
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The Colossal Strangeness of China's Most Excellent Tourist City - New York Times (blog)

The Colossal Strangeness of China's Most Excellent Tourist City - New York Times (blog) | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
Ordos, like so many of the country’s hundreds of new towns, is famous for being empty — a symbol, some would say, of the hubris of rampant urbanization. But the few people who live there see it differently.
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Video feature: East Asian studies produces '21st-century citizens' - Princeton University

Video feature: East Asian studies produces '21st-century citizens' - Princeton University | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
Video feature: East Asian studies produces '21st-century citizens'
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What does East Asian studies at Princeton University look like? A global seminar in Shanghai on the politics, economy and culture of China.
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Putin: strengthening ties with China top priority for Russia - ITAR-TASS

Putin: strengthening ties with China top priority for Russia - ITAR-TASS | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
In an interview with the leading Chinese media outlets Russian President Vladimir Putin said the Asia-Pacific Region is becoming the center of global economic and political activity
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Technologies | Asia Education Foundation

Technologies | Asia Education Foundation | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
In this learning sequence, students will learn about Malaysian wayang shadow puppet theatre, its production and performance elements, and how the puppets are made and operated. Students will gain knowledge, understanding and skills about the different types of Malaysian shadow puppetry such as wayang gedek, wayang kulit jawa, wayang kulit melayu and wayang kulit kelantan (siam).
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Study programmes to Asia | Asia Education Foundation

Study programmes to Asia | Asia Education Foundation | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
Ever thought of travelling to Asia to take part in an in-country professional learning experience? View the world differently through first-hand experiences abroad.
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Interesting options here for travelling to Asia.

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Language Learning Space

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This Languale Learning space for Indonesian has just been released for Australian schools. LLS Indonesian features over 300 rich teaching and learning resources, tools and activities that make learning Indonesian fun.

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Year 7 English Indonesian Poetry and Translation | Asia Education Foundation

Year 7 English Indonesian Poetry and Translation | Asia Education Foundation | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
This learning sequence explores Indonesian poetry and translation. Students have the opportunity to learn poetry observation skills by listening, viewing and reading; explore poetry translation issues and poetry techniques; and develop inter-cultural awareness.
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Ideal for Year 07 English classes with its curriculum support documentation

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The Tambora eruption and human history - The Ecologist (blog)

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The Tambora eruption and human history
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Cholera had been endemic to the Bengal region for centuries, but this new variant met with no resistance among the human population, spreading across Asia and eventually the globe.
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China's Maritime Silk Road: The Politics Of Routes - Analysis - Eurasia Review

China's Maritime Silk Road: The Politics Of Routes - Analysis - Eurasia Review | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
China has not effectively communicated its grand connectivity ideas to South and Southeast Asian countries. Beijing urgently needs to improve its communications with external parties and seek feedb...
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Gaitonde & Souza: two friends from Goa - Livemint

Gaitonde & Souza: two friends from Goa - Livemint | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
The journey of a painting that V.S. Gaitonde gifted to his friend Francis Newton Souza—and what it says about the two artists
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Sri Lanka backs China's maritime 'Silk Road' plan - Albany Times Union

Economic Times Sri Lanka backs China's maritime 'Silk Road' plan Albany Times Union COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping won Sri Lanka's support Tuesday for a proposed maritime "Silk Road" linking China with Europe, and helped...
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Special Lecture on Asian Migration History

Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the Asian Canadian and Asian Migration Studies (ACAM) program as part of the honouring of Dr. Henry Sugiyama.
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40000-Year-Old Rock Art in Indonesia Rewrites History Books - NBCNews.com

40000-Year-Old Rock Art in Indonesia Rewrites History Books - NBCNews.com | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
A delicate dating method has determined that cave paintings on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi are almost certainly more than 40,000 years old — and that m...
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The Global Search for Education: China Comes to New York - Huffington Post

The Global Search for Education: China Comes to New York - Huffington Post | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
The number of Chinese students seeking to be educated in the West has received significant media attention in recent years, but what about the flipside?
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Learning sequences | Asia Education Foundation

Learning sequences | Asia Education Foundation | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
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The Golden Age of China is a new exhibition is opening at the National Gallery of Victoria on 27 March 2015
http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au @NGVMelbourne
 For access to a range of learning and teaching materials to support teaching about China in  your classroom explore AEF China page http://asiaeducation.edu.au/curriculum/country/china/learning-sequences

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Content Curation from A to Z: An Online Course with Robin Good

Content Curation from A to Z: An Online Course with Robin Good | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it

Content Curation from A to Z, a short online learning program, 
with Robin Good 


March 13th, April 24th and May 15th, from 12 to 14 (EST) 

Three online classes to learn everything you need to know to become a great content curator. 


Via Robin Good
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There's always teachers, and MASTERS, like R.Good!
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Masters of modern Indonesian portraiture, National Portrait Gallery

Masters of modern Indonesian portraiture, National Portrait Gallery | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
Masters of modern Indonesian portraiture presents key modernist paintings and drawings along with a selection of contemporary works.
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View this exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra

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Year 8 English: Malaysian contemporary short stories | Asia Education Foundation

Year 8 English: Malaysian contemporary short stories | Asia Education Foundation | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
This learning sequence explores four contemporary short stories written by Malaysian writers. Students discuss how the stories provide insights of life in Malaysia. They analyse the conventions and tools used by the authors to tell their story and write a literary interpretation.
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Ideal for Year 08 English with curriculum support documentation

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Book on Motifs of 'Celestial Women' in Indian Temples - NDTV

Book on Motifs of 'Celestial Women' in Indian Temples - NDTV | Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia | Scoop.it
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Representational Image: A file photo taken on November 21, 2008 shows an Indian worker sweeping the carved walls of Rani-ki-Vav (Queen's) Stepwell at Patan some 120kms from Ahmedabad.
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