15 Jun 2017

This report finds one in eight Australians will never attain a Year 12 qualification, and some of these people make up the one in eight Australians who will be disengaged from the workforce for most of their lives.

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26 Oct 2015

Executive summary An enduring view of Australia is of a fair and egalitarian place in which opportunities exist for all to get ahead and succeed in building secure futures. Education is viewed as one of the main vehicles through which this happens. But to...

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16 Oct 2012

This report provides an independent, up-to-date and in-depth analysis of the education, training and work activities of young Australians.

The series provides important information on how successfully our education and training system is working to meet the needs of young Australians as they make...

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28 Nov 2011

In this latest report in an annual series on the employment and education situation of young Australians, two significant long-term trends are apparent:

the stability of working life for young people has steadily decreased Australia’s economic prosperity is consistently not being passed...

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24 Nov 2010

Despite Australia’s overall economic recovery, this report finds that young people continue to feel the negative impacts of the global financial crisis.

How Young People are Faring 2010 (HYPAF), is an annual report on the learning-and-earning situation of young Australians.

The 2010 report...

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8 Oct 2009

The 2009 How Young People are Faring (HYPAF) (6) report shows that the proportion of teenagers not learning or earning full-time has jumped from 13.4% a year ago to 16.4%, the highest level since the recession of the early 1990s.

HYPAF is the pre-eminent...

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4 Feb 2005

Financing vocational education and training, as part of Australia's commitment to lifelong learning, will become a greater challenge as increased spending on other public services, such as health and welfare caused by an ageing population, constrains government education expenditure.

Sandra Haukka, Stephen Lamb and...

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