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Scott Morrison is up against a long tradition of teen protest

Scott Morrison is up against a long tradition of teen protest

Climate change isn’t the only issue where students have lashed out against bipartisan inaction.

Abbott’s vision for remote education has been tried, and failed

Abbott’s vision for remote education has been tried, and failed

Stigmatising Aboriginal languages — and by extension, their speakers — is still in vogue despite the many complex realities on the ground.

Are Australia's courts a bastion of educational elitism?

Are Australia's courts a bastion of educational elitism?

With the vast majority of the judiciary coming from elite private schools, do the decisions of Australia's courts really reflect everyday Australians?

Birmo's pride and prejudice show ARC grants need new rules

Birmo's pride and prejudice show ARC grants need new rules

Most academics perceive the minister’s role in grant applications to be akin to the governor-general, making Simon Birmingham something of a John Kerr.

Crikey roundtable: what's the harm of blocking LGBTIQ students and teachers?

Crikey roundtable: what's the harm of blocking LGBTIQ students and teachers?

We asked four LGBTIQ writers what the recommendations of the Ruddock review into religious freedom mean to them.

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

After months of delays, a leak to Fairfax has delivered our first look into the Ruddock review of religious freedoms. How does it compare to what's currently in place?

Nothing to see here: inside the Ramsay Centre's proposed curriculum

Nothing to see here: inside the Ramsay Centre's proposed curriculum

Debate around the proposed Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation seems endless, but does its intended curriculum even hold water?

We're back to special school funding deals. Thanks Labor.

We're back to special school funding deals. Thanks Labor.

The government's special deal for the Catholic Church's educational system is bad policy and a waste of money. But it's Labor's fault, not the Coalition's.

Australia's immigration: just the facts

Australia's immigration: just the facts

Some basic data on overseas-born Australians shows they're healthier, older and better educated than locally-born Australians.

Diplo-brat pack: Canberra's politically savvy kids steal the limelight

Diplo-brat pack: Canberra's politically savvy kids steal the limelight

A ten year old joining a political party? Not that strange if you live in Canberra, home to our nation's most politically active youths.