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Tackling inequality in Australia through improving education for marginalised learners

Australia’s Public Education Foundation has released a major report that examines the price of educational inequality in Australia’s schools.

What Price the Gap? Education and Inequality in Australia… 770 more words

Social Disadvantage

Gender gap increases in Government schools throughout Lahore.

65 percent of Lahore’s primary-aged girls are enrolled, compared to 77 percent of boys. The focus group, involving parents and teachers of children enrolled in low-cost public school in Lahore showed that many parents viewed girls education as a waste of time and money as it wont help them strengthen their social relationships with in laws. 282 more words

Educational Inequality

Overview of current affairs.

The illiteracy rate in Pakistan calls for critical attention, and the federal and provincial governments must work jointly to eliminate these flaws for a better education system. 431 more words

Educational Inequality

New Brief Examines Injustice in U.S. Public Education Fifty Years After the Kerner Commission Report

Fifty years ago, on March 1, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson’s National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders released what has come to be known as the… 1,020 more words

Equity & Opportunity To Learn

Income Inequality in a Dynamic Economy

I have pointed out in a recent post that, not only is the U.S. the world’s most competitive large economy, but also that our per-capita GDP is growing faster than for our nearest rivals. 276 more words

Jack Heidel

Michael Moritz: Young Westporters Must Be Active World Citizens

Michael Moritz is a 2014 graduate of Staples High School. Now a senior at Ithaca College, he’s a member of its Futures Club. Many Westporters will automatically assume that means money and markets. 727 more words