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Federal Budget: what’s changing in education?

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Funding for schools will increase by $18.6 billion over the next decade, but there are winners and losers. The Catholic Schools are set to lose substantial funding and a list of 24 elite independent schools will also take a funding hit. Read on for a summary of the 2017 education budget.

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Revitalising regional education

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The Coalition Government will conduct a comprehensive review of regional education with the aim of getting more regional, rural and remote students to not just be successful at school but to go on to further study, training and employment.

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Expert panel to progress year one phonics test

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The Turnbull Government has announced an expert group of principals, teachers, speech specialists, academics and researchers will progress the staged implementation of a nation-wide phonics assessment and the development of a numeracy check.

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