Education & Training

Research
31 August 2015

This 2014 attendance survey used student attendance data to investigate the relationships between absence and school level factors or student factors.

Commentary
31 August 2015

Charter schools would Balkanise an already dysfunctional system

Research
31 August 2015

Examines the policies and research on charter schools and their equivalents in five countries –USA, Sweden, Chile, England and New Zealand.

Research
28 August 2015

There are currently major debates about funding in each of the sectors of Australian education and training, but there is little consideration of the pattern of expenditure between the sectors and...

Research
28 August 2015

Exploring the barriers to increased engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts, this research also highlights ways the sector could be mobilising audiences, through a greater...

Audio
26 August 2015

The Victorian Government will no longer allow special religious education—known elsewhere in Australia as scripture—to be taught during lesson time in the state’s public primary schools.

Research
24 August 2015

Economic changes are transforming work through automation, globalisation, and more flexible work.

Research
24 August 2015

Inequality and disadvantage remain entrenched in areas of our society with intergenerational poverty becoming well-known. It is becoming increasingly common to understand that this disadvantage is...

Research
21 August 2015

The National Agricultural Library in the USA has collected, digitised, and united dietary advice documents into a single online tool.

Research
21 August 2015

This report concludes that baby boomer retirees from the Library and Information Science (LIS) sector are creating the job opportunities for graduates and other entrants to the LIS job market.