Saturday, 13 May 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Jean talks to the recent budget and what it means to Public Education. We see a strange heating up of the old antipathies between Protestan and Catholics through the new funding model for elite private schools.
Rob looks at the agenda of the new American Education Secratary of Education Betsy DeVos - the use of philanthory and politican think tanks to push fundamentalist Christian education agendas. Her recent speech at a Black University in Florida had many students turning their back on her.

Saturday 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Australian Council for the Defence of Government Schools (DOGS) looks at public education and separation of church and state.


Jean Ely and Robert Ely