Best in Class

PUBLISHED IN ‘AUSTRALIAN POLITY’ – Volume 1 (Number 5), 20 December, 2010.  Apart from domestic and national security, the two main duties of government are economic growth and social cohesion. Education policy is unique among policy issues because it has such an enormous impact on economic growth as well as social equality and stability. We must…

Lessons in closing the education gap

PUBLISHED IN ‘THE AUSTRALIAN’.  A GROUP of students came from the Ntaria School in central Australia to the surf of Sydney earlier this month. The trip was a reward for school attendance and performance. At Ntaria, attendance has increased from 50 per cent to 80 per cent and enrolment has almost doubled in two years.…