Northern Territory has the highest proportion of Indigenous school students. Neda Vanovac/AAP
Infographic: Are we making progress on Indigenous education?
Is progress actually being made on Indigenous education? This infographic looks at various areas including policy, scholarships, school leadership, literacy and much more.
This piece was prepared by Claire Shaw, Education Editor; Jamal Ben Haddou, Editorial intern; Wes Mountain, Deputy Multimedia Editor,The Conversation. Reviewed by Tony Dreise, Indigenous policy analyst & researcher, Australian National University. First published on The Conversation.
Australia must do better in school education. Following our worst ever results in international tests last year, politicians are keen to act, and quickly. But Australia has had any number of educational reforms over the past few decades, and our grades keep slipping.
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