Panelists at Gonski Institute for Education forum say latest review sheds new light on early childhood education, diversity and the teaching profession.
Dani Cooper reports on a program backed by UNSW and the NSW Department of Education that places student teachers in rural and remote schools.
It has turned out football stars and foreign ministers, yet Matraville Sports High School has struggled to attract students. Now, with help from UNSW, it is reclaiming its place in the community.
The decision to dismantle the provision of ESL services in government schools could have permanent and irreparable damage, write Chris Davison and Michael Michell.