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Some public schools get nearly 6 times as much funding, thanks to parents

Despite attempts to the contrary, government schools are far from equal. from shutterstock.com

More advantaged public secondary schools across Australia generate nearly six times the amount of funding contributions from parents than less advantaged schools receive.

Our study, published in The Australian Educational Researcher journal, examined private levels of funding in

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Why Aboriginal voices need to be front and centre in the disability Royal Commission

Australia sees higher rates of disability in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population than the non-Indigenous population. From shutterstock.com

We welcome the recently announced Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.

At the same time, the enquiry must consider certain issues in its

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