think tanks in Australia

‘School funding on a budget’ paper (a justification for dumping Gonski) is nonsense, here’s why

By Bob Lingard

The Centre for Independent Studies is an Australian free market think tank that produced a policy discussion paper School funding on a budget in the lead up to the first Coalition federal budget in April, 2014. The paper was part of the think tank’s campaign to get the Australian Government to reduce spending. The paper

Private interests shaping public education: let’s not follow the US example

By Christopher Lubienski

Private interests are playing an increasingly prominent role in public education. It is a global trend that is