Education & Training

Report
28 July 2016

This study by TJRyan Foundation Executive Director, Roger Scott, reviews the media discussion of tertiary education during and after the 2016 federal election.

Report
28 July 2016

This paper provides a summary of some issues that arise from the operation of Noel Pearson's Cape York Aboriginal Australian Academy in Aurukun.

Report
27 July 2016

The aim of this paper is to summarise and provide analyses of the considerable body of research that investigates the costs and benefits of vocational education and training (VET).

Article
26 July 2016

John Bush argues that to get Australia’s children learning as well as any in the world, we need rigorous evidence of what works and why – accessible to every teacher, principal and policy-maker....

Report
25 July 2016

This report details the findings of the Enabling programmes for disadvantaged student groups project, which was funded as part of the Australian Government Department of Education and...

Discussion paper
20 July 2016

The paper presents a range of issues relating to national research infrastructure capability areas and is the first step in working towards a shared view of the capabilities that require national...

Report
18 July 2016

This report considers the past and present structure of the Australian vocational education and training market and prompts important and fundamental questions about the current structure of the...

Article
15 July 2016

Good Commonwealth policy will not save Australia’s schools, but poor policy will damage them further, writes Peter Goss.

EvaluationReport
14 July 2016

The National Standards School Sample Monitoring and Evaluation Project describes and evaluates the implementation of National Standards in New Zealand schools from 2010 to 2014.

Report
13 July 2016

This report explores education outcomes for Māori and African American children, especially in regard to underachievement by these groups. It shows how teachers’ low expectations have lead to...