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Attracting high achievers to teaching

REPORT

by Peter Goss and Julie Sonnemann

Top teachers should be able to earn $80,000 a year more, and top school-leavers should get $10,000-a-year scholarships if they take up teaching, as part of a $1.6 billion reform package to boost teacher quality and student performance.

NEWS

19 September 2019

If we believe in the fair go, we have to tackle housing

Rising house prices have increased wealth inequality in Australia. Policy makers need a clearer view on how to make housing more affordable. Here are some suggestions.

NEWS

03 September 2019

Three charts on teachers’ pay in Australia

Depending on who you ask, our teachers are either some of the best paid in the world, or they’re underpaid. Here are the facts: Australian teachers get a very decent starting salary, but their pay quickly falls behind that of other professionals.

News

03 September 2019

Three ways to start fixing Australia’s energy policy mess

If we are prepared to reform our existing markets and institutions then we could reclaim the competitive energy advantage that we have thrown away.

 

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