Education & Training

16 October 2014

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015 list the best global universities, including some from Australia and New Zealand in the top 400.

15 October 2014

Provides a detailed overview of a large scale urban renewal project that requires private contractors and service providers to deliver a range of work experience, longer term placements and training options to a number of local unemployed people.

15 October 2014

This paper argues that Australian governments are prioritising their investment in some aspects of education over others - with schools and universities the beneficiaries and vocational education and training (VET) in real decline.

13 October 2014

There has been a mixed reaction to a review that has found the national school curriculum is 'overcrowded', and neglects the importance of western civilisation.

12 October 2014

When it comes to earnings, what you study matters more than where you study, according to this report.

10 October 2014

The Review was established by the Australian Government to evaluate the development and implementation of the Australian Curriculum.

10 October 2014

Examines issues pertinent to ensuring the Australian education and training system can respond to emerging skills demand in the following industries: food and agriculture; biotechnology and pharmaceuticals; advanced manufacturing; mining equipment, technology and services; and oil and gas.

9 October 2014

Provides an overview of higher education student loans that are provided through the Higher Education Loan Program.

6 October 2014

"ADHD”, “disruptive”, “behavioural difficulties”: labels like these are applied daily to our children. But there is a growing concern amongst educators, parents and pupils that the use of such labels has the potential to damage young lives.

3 October 2014

This Quick Guide provides key internet links to information about: general tertiary education resources, higher education, vocational education and training (VET), international students, adult and community education, and international organisations.