The Federal Government says it does not need the approval of the States to implement its school funding reforms.
Making news this week, education ministers discuss funding, parliament debates Safe Schools and maths engagement declines.
The future of Gonski funding hangs in the balance as education ministers meet in Adelaide today.
A state MP says the Safe Schools program is an attempt to “socially engineer a generation of vulnerable young children”.
The Federal Government is expected to unveil fundamental changes to school funding, locking horns with the states and unions.
One state government has announced a strategy to boost student outcomes and teacher quality.