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Key education issues in the media: expert responds

Teacher performance-linked pay, teacher performance generally and student achievement – these are three issues that are never far from the headlines. But are the debates founded on sound evidence or merely the thought bubbles of politicians and populist commentators? We ...

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Educating the educators

Critics say that the push for teachers to have higher ATARs puts too much emphasis on one measure of ability. The comment that Australia is “at risk of producing a cohort of toxic teachers” triggered a swathe of controversy and ...

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