EDUCATIONAL POINTS TO PONDER
CDU and PR Matters
I imagine that the outsourcing of some PR functions by the CDU is to help rebuild public confidence in this institution. Territory appreciation of our CDU May have been shaken by revelations about budget deficits and changes in course offerings.
Number 1 Issue
The number one issue confronting Indigenous Australians and educational attainment is school attendance. Despite the expenditure of millions to encourage attendance, deliberate avoidance of school means that far too many children are being deprived of learning they need to be successful in life.
Our predisposition towards NAPLAN and out conferral of “holy grail” status upon this testing regime is bizarre.