A level playing field

There are calls for fundamental changes to be made to the funding and regulation of Vocational and Educational Training (VET) in Australia.  In today’s Sydney Morning Herald, the Federal Education Minister said he wants to boost the status of VET  so ‘students don’t feel they have to go to university to have a good career.’ It reflects the need … More A level playing field

Seeing eye to eye

I was reading Dan Pink’s blog recently in which he refers to a survey by the American Association of School Administrators and Americans for the Arts. The table  draws from the ‘Ready to Innovate’ report which asked employers and school superintendents how they would rank particular 21st century skills.  Interesting to note that two areas in which there is greatest disparity are communicating … More Seeing eye to eye