Education--Government policy

Book review
26 April 2017

Dr John McCollow has written a comprehensive review of Professor Simon Marginson's recently published book, Higher Education and the Common Good.

27 March 2017

Australia's education system is not preparing students for 21st Century success. 

14 March 2017

Outlining the staggering amount of change in key UK government policies over the last five decades, this paper argues that reinvention leads to huge waste and little progress.

14 February 2017

This resource contains the text of Ken Boston's keynote address to the TJ Ryan Foundation's 3rd anniversary symposium, at QUT Gardens Point campus in Brisbane, on 14 February 2017.

20 December 2016

The objective of the audit was to assess the effectiveness of the design and administration of the VET FEE-HELP scheme.

16 December 2016

This report outlines the Australian Government's response to the Higher Education Standards Panel's report on improving the transparency of higher education admissions.

4 December 2016

This report argues that a 15% loan fee on all new tertiary education lending could save the Commonwealth $700 million a year and make the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) more affordable for...

31 October 2016

Evidence shows that two years of preschool has more impact than one, especially for the children most likely to be developmentally vulnerable. It is time for Australia to pursue a national...

Journal article
13 October 2016

Global education consultant, Charles Leadbeater, identifies four features of innovative schools essential to prepare students for the changing world or work. They centre around developing students...

Audio interview
5 October 2016

The federal government is finally moving to rein in the VET FEE-HELP vocational student loan scheme that has been widely rorted and has cost the budget billions of dollars.