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The federal and state governments remain at odds over school funding with New South Wales fearing a return to the "bad old days" of continual fighting over the distribution of cash from the Commonwealth.
When the nation’s education ministers emerge from today’s meeting on school funding, education policy experts are hoping it’s with a more transparent, needs-based funding model in mind.
We are currently looking for Sydney schools with a German program interested in hosting a group of German exchange students in October 2017. Exchange programs provide a broad educational experience for students and increase international and cultu...
A majority of Queensland's state school teachers have voted in favour of a new pay deal that will offer them a 2.5 per cent annual pay rise for three years.
Sydney's most expensive schools could get a bigger funding increase than the most disadvantaged under a Federal Government proposal, New South Wales Education Minister Adrian Piccoli warns.
The nation's education ministers will grapple with how school funding should be divvied up when they meet on Friday.
Acting Victorian Minister for Education Jenny Mikakos has lambasted her federal counterpart, Simon Birmingham, for cutting funds to education and seeking a new deal with the states dissonant with the Gonski review recommendations.
One of two 12-year-old boys accused of raping a six-year-old girl at a Sydney northern beaches primary school has pleaded not guilty.
Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham has renewed calls to replace the “corruption” of Gonski ahead of Friday’s meeting with state counterparts. Birmingham says 27 special deals brokered by the Labor government produced a funding model li...
Australia's universities continue to perform strongly on a global level but the latest rankings offer a warning about the rise of Asian institutions.