The Policy Shop
About This Show
A podcast at the University of Melbourne, Australia. The Policy Shop is where national and global public policy is examined. Guests include nobel laureates Sir Angus Deaton and Harold Varmus, writer Germaine Greer, author and academic Michael Ignatieff, former UN under-secretary, Baroness Valerie Amos, and Big Data entrepreneur Anthony Goldbloom. Listed by iTunes as new and noteworthy, subscribe for the latest episodes.
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Is Australia failing to educate?
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For close to two decades, performance in Australian schools in reading, maths and science has steadily declined. As other countries improve, we are being left behind.
In this episode, the Secretary of the Australian Department of Education and Training, Dr. Michele Bruniges discusses Australia’s schooling and higher education systems, and how we might ensure students and graduates receive the best possible education.