Education & Training

Research
28 May 2015

This report comments on the financial results, trends and risks arising from audits of TAFE financial and performance statements, and the financial statements of the 16 entities they control.

Research
28 May 2015

Education is a key influence on a child’s life.  It can assist them to realise their full potential and make positive, informed choices. While there have been improvements in some educational...

Research
27 May 2015

This report sets out the key outcomes from financial audits of the eight universities and their 51 controlled entities for the year ending 31 December 2014.

Research
26 May 2015

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare developed a national data standards strategy and implementation plan to enhance the comparability, quality and coherence of information across the...

Research
25 May 2015

Using a range of data—including the newly released Australian Census Longitudinal Dataset—this report presents a profile of Indigenous tertiary students and higher educational outcomes.

Research
22 May 2015

Presents information about the types of child care used by children in Australia, highlighting how arrangements change as children grow, and how they vary for families of different characteristics...

Research
21 May 2015

Charities in Victoria employ almost 97,000 people, generate about $13 billion in income a year and are supported by almost 135,000 volunteers, according to this report on the contribution of...

Research
14 May 2015

This report argues that leaving the momentum of educational improvement to the status quo will result in widening inequality and stagnation in Australia.

Commentary
12 May 2015

High quality grey literature too often gets lost in the large volume of reports that are produced. But there are ways of improving policy impact and bringing important research to the fore.

Research
11 May 2015

Volunteering Australia’s new national standards for volunteer involvement update standards produced in 1998 and 2001 and provide a sound framework for supporting the volunteer sector in Australia...