Schools

Report
13 December 2016

Presents the final NAPLAN results for 2016 by gender, Indigenous status, language background other than English status, parental occupation, parental education, and geolocation at each year level...

Report
27 November 2016

This report contends that a new deal among governments and school systems can end Australia’s toxic school funding debate and transform teaching and learning in schools, without costing the...

Slides
25 October 2016

Dr Peter Goss considers school age population growth and its impact on schools planning.

Report
20 October 2016

This report describes a collaborative two-year action research project which aimed to identify influences on engagement and disengagement with learning of students in Years 5 to 8.

Report
15 September 2016

This report draws on the New Zealand results in OECD's Education at a Glance 2016 and summarises the characteristics and performance of New Zealand's education system in an international context...

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
17 August 2016

This audit assessed if the Department of Education knows what ICT public schools need to support students and if public schools can access these appropriately.

3 August 2016

Summarises data showing how Australian school students perform in each year level, state/territory and by various demographics on a national scale in each of the four test domains.

Strategy
15 July 2016

This report is the official state government projection of population and households, which is used by the Victorian government to manage growth and plan the delivery of infrastructure and...

Article
15 July 2016

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