The cost of the NSW Education Department’s school administration computer program has reached $752m – nearly double its original budget.
As part of its 2016-17 Budget, NSW will spend $1bn to improve infrastructure and manage unprecedented enrolments.
Mark Scott, who spent 10 years as the ABC’s managing director, is about to take up his new role as head of the NSW Department of Education.
Making news this week, NAPLAN kicks off, a school play turns controversial and an education leader calls for an ‘urgent national plan’ for schools.
The NSW Government has announced a maths and science push as more than one million students begin this year’s NAPLAN exams.
The Federal Government is cracking down on universities enrolling students with ATAR scores well below the advertised cut off for courses.