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First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Kathryn Greiner on Gonski report: schools need help to move ahead

The Review of Funding for Schooling, otherwise known as the Gonski Report, made 41 recommendations on, not surprisingly, how to design an innovative funding system for our schools in such a way that it increased educational performances all round. There ... [Published Melbourne Age - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

2014 FASIC Australian Studies in China Conference_Beijing

The Big Picture: Lives, Landscapes, Homelands in Australian and Chinese ArtWilliam Yang, Lake George #2, 2010, digital ink jet print, 34 x 50cm. Courtesy the artist.Hosted by the Australian Studies Centre, Renmin University .Supported by the Foundation ... [Published Australia China Connections - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

How schools across the country are helping themselves

I’m over it. The endless binary debates that fuel the great education wars. Public vs private, phonics vs whole language, autonomy vs command and control. So yesterday as my young friends would say. It…AuthorVice-Chancellor's Fellow at University of ... [Published Conversation AU - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Waspish Evans gives the buzz on Hawke era

The famously volatile, impatient and very smart Gareth Evans has become the latest former Labor government minister to write a book about the Hawke-Keating era.It's a much furrowed field, not least because theirs were largely successful governments that ... [Published Prime 7 - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Look out, Mel and Kochie: Ex-Sunrise boss to release tell-all about 'bruised egos' and brekkie TV 'scandals'

Left: Adam Boland. Right: Ex-colleagues Melissa Doyle and David Koch back in 2005.Instagram/Kenny Ang/GettyFormer Sunrise executive producer Adam Boland has penned a tell-all memoir set to lift the lid on the reality behind the glossy world of breakfast ... [Published YourTV.com.au - Aug 14 2014]

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...He has even rethought the school-day engagement. He has created a different physical environment and radically changed timetabling: "Bells are ignored and subjects can merge. A maths class that starts in one area can move into accelerated mode if that's where student discovery takes it. The disciplines are crossed or merged - music, arts and languages on the one hand; humanities and science on the other." Another thread is partnerships and engagement with those outside the school...
In November 1985 there's a vitriolic exchange in a cabinet committee meeting, with Keating telling his PM "You were f..king wrong and you'll live to regret it." Evans says both were pale and tense, and almost shaking with anger
"It finally struck me, I wasn't trapped by Channel Seven, I was trapped by television" Boland revealed

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I am sick of media and entertainment organisations sprinkling glitter on low-lifes. The Melbourne University Press was… ...
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Ten years ago Stephen King and I wrote a book called Finishing the Job. It was published by Melbourne University Press who timed it to coincide with just missing a Federal election and another book of theirs also dealing with economic policy. Consequently, ...
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