Australia's soft theocracy, NAPLAN stagnation and much more

Saturday, 7 September 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Rationalists Society describes Australia as a soft theocracy with secular discrimination laws being used to further religous interests. An Article on a country state school reunion and the egalitarian nature of state school classrooms. NAPLAN- test results remain stagnant. More than 17% of year 9 students failed NAPLAN, falling short of minimum standards that are so low that they should be raised or scrapped. Education Minister Tehan's response? Scare the kids by threatening results to be put on permanent record!

Great State School of the week- Ogilvy High School, Hobart

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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.

Presenter

Jean Ely and Robert Ely

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