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NSW is experiencing "unprecedented" student growth, according to the government, and the state will see 164,000 more ...

Talented students are neglected by our schools

It's a worry that Australians fret so volubly over the fortunes of our sporting elite yet the long, steady decline in the results of our best and brightest young students barely rates a mention.

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Year 3 students sit the NAPLAN test in 2015.

The fallacy of single-sex education

A review of 1.6 million students has failed to find any advantages to single-sex education, says the former president of American Psychological Association Diane Halpern.

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