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Posts on the page focused on Indigenous advocacy and issues like health and education. It was also used to organise rallies. Administrator Les Thomas told the ABC the timing of the incident -- about a fortnight before Australia Day -- was suspicious. Using the hashtag #whitepride, a post to the group ...
There is little point pouring extra money and resources into the better schools that already achieve good educational outcomes. The money and resources are better directed at the worse schools (the dud question), where improving educational outcomes (get a quick 20-point boost) is relatively easy.

More than one-quarter of Australia's graduates say that their university qualifications are not important for their jobs, raising concerns about the value of some degrees. Eleven per cent of graduates questioned in the Department of education's 2017 Employer Satisfaction Survey said that their degree was ...
"Managing international student load growth will fundamentally change the underlying credit profiles across Australia's higher education sector," it said. ... The funding freeze imposed by the government is risking the financial health and Sustainability of Australian universities and that hits students and the ...
Bunbury Senior high school's Gifted and Talented Program will not take a hit following announcements by the State government to reverse several education cuts. A range of measures was previously expected to be implemented by the Department of Education from 2019 but after serious consideration a ...
The premier of Western Australia, Mark McGowan, has abandoned a plan to close the school of the Air and reversed other education funding cuts after a campaign led by the National party, which said the proposal was unfair to regional areas. McGowan announced the reversal on Thursday, saying: "upon ...

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is an Australian public research university in the Sydney suburb of Kensignton. ... He continues: "In order to provide good quality education for all, the University of South Wales wants to form a good India-Australia relationship which would be beneficial for the ...
"Play is being squeezed out of Australian schools as politicians force more stringent academic expectations upon younger and younger children." The former director general of the Finnish education system - and the author of Finnish Lessons 2.0: What Can the World Learn from Educational Change in ...
The minerals Council of Australia has called an education summit for later this year which will bring together industry, universities and the government to grapple with the issue. MCA interim chief executive David Byers told The Weekend Australian: "It's unfortunate that sustained attacks from misinformed ...
The report, prepared by the Australian Council for Educational Research on behalf of the Curriculum corporation, goes as far as commenting "it is ... goal of Australian education", there is no similar recognition of the importance and debt owed to Western civilisation and Australia's Judeo-Christian heritage.
According to a new research study published by Penfold Research, the Australian education supplies market was valued at $A2.4 billion (US$1.9 billion) in 2017. Growth of 2.8% in 2017 is set to increase over the next two years, according to Penfold, with the strongest spending growth in the student sector. While digital ...
As part of the 2017-18 Federal Budget, the Australian government announced the cashless debit card would be expanded to a third and fourth location. These two new locations will be the Goldfields region, Western Australia and the Bundaberg and Hervey Bay region, Queensland. Both were selected ...
The Western Australian treasurer, Ben Wyatt, has blamed a controversial decision to cut $64m from the state's education budget on the opposition National party, saying "you own this". In a fiery exchange on twitter on Thursday, Wyatt suggested to Nationals MP Colin de Grussa that his party's decision to ...
Australia could learn from education powerhouses Singapore and Finland and restructure the daily school experience for students, according to federal Education Department boss Michele Bruniges. Looking to the nature and structure of school learning in high performing countries overseas and improving ...
Simon Birmingham has blasted the "woeful" state of civics education in schools after a report found students' knowledge of Australian society are either stagnant or declining. The Naplan civics and citizenship test, which has been run every three years since 2004, is a snapshot of students' understanding of ...
Ardern raised the issue during her visit to Australia last month, and warned Australian students might face the same treatment in New Zealand, which is embarking on its own higher education changes. On Saturday, Shorten said the New Zealanders were being "unfairly penalised". "I want to hear Jacinda's ...
The largest ever survey of Australian employers and employees about the quality of higher education, released today, also reveals that the quality of graduates at eight universities, including the prestigious Australian National University in Canberra, had failed to meet standards at a fifth or more of the ...

As a privileged, second-generation, Chinese-Australian, something I've grown ... the typical immigrant mentality and the deeply rooted racism in Australia. ... open dialogue, educational campaigns and programs that promote ...
Australian universities are moving up in the Times Higher education ... Altogether Australia has 23 universities in the top 500 of this ranking, ...
And we know, for instance that inequality in Australia is deepening, and ... "But it's also a great bridging point to other education spaces, ... This story appeared in the November 2017 edition of Australian teacher Magazine.
'Evidence-based practice' is a popular term in educational circles, and if ... All too often in education we see claims that a practice is evidence-based, only ... This story appeared in the November 2017 edition of Australian teacher Magazine. ... Competition / Vote for Australia's Unsung heroes in education.
Perhaps worst of all, however, Australian women, more than just about any ... aspects such as health and safety, the environment or education.
The ABC has obtained a letter that was sent to about 50 Australian education Union (AEU) councillors on behalf of staff who are represented by ...
... general workforce (5.6 per cent), the Australian Bureau of Statistics reveals. ... WorldSkills Australia chair Brian Wexham says many people who leave ... by schools that a university education is the only indicator of success.
Many young people on Flinders Island, one of 52 islands in the Furneaux Group dotted across Bass strait, will proudly tell you they get to ...
"Amazon only just opened in Australia, you know," I said to the official. ... "There is an element of education needed for Australian retailers to ...
It is not rare for the media to report that initial teacher education (ITE) ... that will profoundly impact teacher education across Australia. ... This story appeared in the November 2017 edition of Australian Teacher Magazine.
Australian company Seeing Machines is using tracking technology to detect ... For New Zealand companies wishing to add an educational ...
Australia's school education system is not fit for purpose, and we need to rethink ... The "Review to Achieve Excellence in Australian schools", led by David ... This process is among the most powerful educational interventions.
Australia has slipped on one of IMD's other education rankings - the ... The CEO of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting ...
Simon Birmingham, Minister for education and Training, who had visited India as part of the delegation led by Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull ... students undertaking vocational education and training in Australia ...
State education Minister Susan Close is refusing to sign up to the new ... "It is time for all politicians to put the children of South Australia first. ... them, that will in effect be the State government denying South Australian schools ...
It recognises that governments' educational investment must be based ... Like other professional sectors, Australian education must be ... Australia participates in international standardised tests like PISA, TIMSS and PIRLS.
... of our new teachers rated their teaching courses as very good," Australian education Union (AEU) federal president Correna Haythorpe said.
Only 42 per cent of nearly 800 Australian business leaders ... Australia and New Zealand think that the current education system does a good ...
We need to ensure Australia has a world-class school education system, ... Australian Council for Educational Research, Australian education ...
UNICEF Australia representative Jennifer Tierney referred to the ... End all wars now so children grow up with #education & not violence.
PISA education rankings challenged by questions over student ... There is a furore when new data shows Australia continues to show a ... tutoring and the cultural emphasis on educational achievement. ... students from Chinese and other East Asian backgrounds in Australian schools achieve significantly ...
The awardees have been selected on the basis of their potential to build educational, research and professional links between Australia and ...
... and culturally diverse in Australia, with high immigrant populations, and .... And higher education levels had a slightly, but not remarkably positive .... "gay marriage doesn't fit into the Australian political structure very well ...
The WA education Department is preparing to slash up to 800 full-time jobs by March next year, in a move unions claim will devastate the ...
"The Australia Awards-Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships will ... by the Australian government's Department of education and Training.
Australia's education minister has used new figures on dropout rates to ... The Australian reported of Department of Education statistics, which ...
The Innovation for Indonesia's school children, or INOVASI, program is a partnership between Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and ...
A sense of aimlessness permeates the Australian higher education landscape. It's been building for some time, but reached peak ennui after ...
The question for Australia's future economy isn't so much about where we are ... and The Netherlands have allowed Australian senior education and ... how tertiary educational institutions have created real economic growth.
higher education in Australia is a very strange business in which chief ... providers' eligibility to apply for Australian Research Council grants, ...
A new study urges more focus on vocational education and training in the ... in regional Australia require university education, many regional jobs are ... John Halsey examines ways to boost the educational attainment of regional students. ... Doubts about the Australian Transport Safety Bureau's ability to ...
Bill English said he'd imagine a few more Australian students would ... Australia in retaliation for Kiwis' eroding rights - but instead Aussies will ...
The education minister, Simon Birmingham last night appeared to ... the Indigenous community on recognition in the Australian Constitution, ...


 

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