Research and Studies


The Facts About School Funding in South Australia

The Facts About School Funding in South Australia

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More Studies Show That Money Really Does Matter in Education

More Studies Show That Money Really Does Matter in Education

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School Choice Increases Social Segregation and Inequity in Education

School Choice Increases Social Segregation and Inequity in Education

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On the Definition of Equity in Education

The Gonski Institute for Education recently published a valuable paper on equity in education titled Improving Educational Equity in Australian Education. It discusses what is equity, why equity in education matters and makes recommendations for improving equity in education.

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A simple moral choice: some children or all children?

A simple moral choice: some children or all children?

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Funding Increases for Private Schools Continue to Outstrip Increases for Public Schools

Funding Increases for Private Schools Continue to Outstrip Increases for Public Schools

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Govt. Concealing Catholic Schools’ Use of Taxpayer Funds

Public accountability for the use of taxpayer funding is a fundamental tenet of democratic government. Yet, this principle has long been ignored by Catholic education authorities who refuse to reveal how they distribute government funding amongst their schools despite it being a legislative requirement.

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Funding Agreements Defraud Public Schools

Funding Agreements Defraud Public Schools

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Money Matters for Student Outcomes

A new comprehensive review of academic studies in the United States has found overwhelming evidence of a strong causal relationship between increased school spending and student outcomes.

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WA Public Schools lose billions under new education agreement

Public schools will lose about $6.1 billion in funding over ten years from 2018 under the new Bilateral Agreement between the Commonwealth and Western Australian Governments published last week.

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