Monthly Archives: November 2012

School funding moves forward

In September this year, the government responded to the review and promised legislation that would set up a new funding framework and enshrine the government’s goal of having Australia in the top five schooling systems in the world by 2025. Continue reading

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Teachers follow trend towards private

An article in last weekend’s Age highlighted the plight of education in Australia: Not only is the growth in student enrolments in Independent and Catholic schools far outstripping that of Government schools, but teachers are deserting the public sector for … Continue reading

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