10 April 2015

My School website won’t lift outcomes for all schools

In response to the federal government’s recent review of the My School website, Education Minister Christopher Pyne has proposed improvements. Though they are sound proposals, they are unlikely to make much difference to the quality of Australian schools.

15 July 2013

Why markets in school education don’t work

Twenty years ago Victoria launched a schools policy that has resonated around the world. But the bold experiment has not lifted student performance.

4 March 2011

Finance data to help teachers