Pauline Hanson’s divisive comments on education yesterday are merely the tip of a very problematic iceberg. The solution lies within, and from the top. We need leadership to enable a vast rethink.
The Australian education is in dire need of an overhaul. We look to Japan and Finland for inspiration in hopes to achieve similar success.
Education in this country is backwards, as learning more than necessary is discouraged. I think it’s time we turn in our papers, and think for ourselves.
What do our genes say about us, and are we slaves to our predetermined genetic makeup? Which has the bigger effect; nature or nurture?
The federal election is in full swing, with much to be promised – but don’t expect education to feature as strongly as it should.