Guy Rundle June 23, 2017 56 Comments
That some teachers have to devote most of their attention to children with serious behaviour management issues is hardly news to anyone with a child in school, but there’s a curious veil of silence drawn across it.
Bernard Keane May 26, 2017 9 Comments
Labor is being deeply cynical in its ongoing attacks on the government over school funding. But it's unlikely to lose it any votes.
Bernard Keane May 5, 2017 13 Comments
The complaints from Catholic schools that their big rise in Gonski 2.0 funding isn't as much as government schools is simply rentseeking, and nothing to do with the great debates of the past.
Bernard Keane September 27, 2016 17 Comments
No matter what its intention are on education funding, the Coalition can no longer be believed when it talks about public schools. It has turned this issue into a toxic mess for itself.
Crikey May 9, 2016 7 Comments
Turnbull pitches to those who can buy their kids a house, but Shorten is betting a lot on school funding. Former Labor member for Bennelong Maxine McKew gets the lay of the land.
Bernard Keane May 2, 2016 9 Comments
The Coalition has performed yet another backflip on Gonski funding -- illustrating that when it comes to schools funding, it is incapable of a coherent position.
Bernard Keane January 29, 2016 14 Comments
Maintaining Gonski reform school funding beyond 2017 is crucial to improving our educational performance. It's easy economic reform, but necessary.
Crikey October 26, 2015 5 Comments
Smell like a Digger ... give a Gonski a drink ... musical numbers ...
Crikey January 13, 2014 2 Comments
Crikey readers talk Christopher Pyne, and one remembers a limerick that's good on paper.
Crikey December 20, 2013
Amid all the doom and gloom of the newspaper industry (and there is plenty about), there is something of a Christmas miracle in Los Angeles: a new newspaper has been launched. Plus other media snippets.