FEBRUARY 2016
  • The Centre for Independent (?) Studies has engaged Jennifer Buckingham and a colleague to try to counter myths about private schools. Her op ed was in the SMH and apparently in The Oz. There are serious flaws in her paper. I'll post a response in a couple of weeks. But do read it; she found a publicly subsidised private school with a lower ICSEA than surrounding public schools. I'll donate a dollar to her preferred charity for every other one she finds. My money is safe!  
  • There is a deluge of studies showing whether money makes a difference to student achievement. Trevor Cobbold reports on the latest.

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