Links: Current Australian debates on education

Current web page for the Federal Dept of Education and Training explaining school funding Peter Goss, Grattan Institute, Explaining Australia’s school funding debate (July 18, 2018) Catherine Hanrahan, ABC News, School Funding Explained (April 20, 2018) Gonski et al. “Through Growth to Achievement” aka Gonski 2.0 (30 April 2018) Marilyn Harrington, Department of Parliamentary Services, Australian… Continue reading Links: Current Australian debates on education

Subjective and objective elements in justice for education

[Abstract for an upcoming workshop] Recent political discussion in Australia regularly raises concern over State support for education, from early childhood through to University and institutions for vocational training. The main reference is Australia’s relative decline in benchmarks compared to other OECD countries. Debate often focuses on the “Gonski” report, the funding and implementation of… Continue reading Subjective and objective elements in justice for education