Education & Training

Report
22 September 2016

This research aims to shed light on the role of private providers in delivering training to a particular cohort of learners - young people who have left school early.

Blog post
19 September 2016

Mike Masnick looks at a recent Indian court decision regarding the photocopying of text books and 'fair use.'

Report
15 September 2016

Provides key information on: the output of educational institutions; the impact of learning across countries; the financial and human resources invested in education; access, participation and...

Journal article
8 September 2016

This article discusses a university-community partnership that had broad goals to promote social, economic, educational and cultural links between the university and people living nearby who had...

Article
6 September 2016

Governments began watering down Gonski’s school-funding recommendations right from the start, says panel member Ken Boston. But New South Wales shows how it could have been.

Report
6 September 2016

This draft report sets out the capabilities that governments need to drive the creation and use of a national education evidence base.

ReportOther interactive resource
5 September 2016

This paper examines the extension of the apprenticeship and traineeship system and the opening up of the training market, as well as three specific policy case studies.

Report
1 September 2016

This joint publication of Austroads and the National Transport Commission (NTC), details the medical standards for driver licensing for use by health professionals and driver licensing authorities...

Journal article
31 August 2016

While a number of investigations of online language learning behaviours are available, there are currently few ‘micro’ analytic studies that explore the role of different types of small talk to...

Article
31 August 2016

Homework is not useless but its quality is far more important than quantity and schools should think very carefully about why they are setting it, says Brendan Bentley, an education expert at the...