Some critics argue that the new certificate may encourage more pupils to drop out of school. But we argue that it is a positive move.
Waiting for the bleep … how did your results go?
Don't panic if you didn't get the school results you wanted – here's what to do.
How much emphasis should we place on ATAR scores?
The ATAR is being used less and less as the sole measure that universities use to select students. It's time to question its value and the pressure it puts on students in year 12.
Maybe I could pay somebody else to do it.
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The contract cheating business is booming. What tips students over the edge to pay somebody else to do their work?
It is possible for schools to drag themselves out of low participation, low academic results and high attrition rates.
I’m over it. The endless binary debates that fuel the great education wars. Public vs private, phonics vs whole language, autonomy vs command and control. So yesterday as my young friends would say. It…