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Argument against STEM focus

While the big trend in education is putting emphasis on STEM subjects, the Grattan Institute is making a case against pushing students towards science degrees.
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Surprising Results in OECD Report

The federal government’s efforts to have Australian schoolchildren match their Asian and Finnish peers on international literacy and maths tests might need to start earlier if the latest OECD’s Education at a Glance 2013 report is any guide.
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Australia Behind in Maths & Science

A boost is needed if Australia is to compete with science focused countries, a recent report has stated. The report released by the Australian Council of Learned Academics recommends introducing maths
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