The Prime Minister has requested an investigation into a controversial taxpayer-funded school program following fierce criticism from some Coalition MPs.
Making news this week, two major reports show how the disadvantage gap in Australia is widening, and principals act to counter bomb threats.
The Federal Government is being urged not to abandon disadvantaged schools following a damning report into growing inequity.
Time is running out for schools to prepare themselves for a looming surge of Indigenous enrolments, warns a leading voice in Indigenous education.
Pressure is mounting on the Prime Minister to commit to the full six years of Gonski following Labor’s pledge to implement the needs-based funding model in full if elected.
2015 was a big year in education. The Educator takes a look at some of the highlights.