Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham has denied claims of a funding crisis and slammed the states for not investing in their own schools.
A beleaguered school is racing against time to avoid a shutdown which threatens to displace hundreds of students and dozens of staff.
The nation’s peak education union warns that unless more support is provided, half of all students with a disability will be left ill-equipped for work and life.
One state’s schools stand to lose more than $500k each unless the Federal Government commits to the final two years of Gonski funding.
New data shows that more than one in five Australian children are vulnerable in at least one area of their development.
Making news this week, the Gonski offensive, education sector cashes in on foreign students and a school mulls High Court action.