Education

Education Department draft goals:

Childcare Goal:

1.    Reduce the staff attrition rate down to 15%

Things to-do:
1.    Ensure there is a national, publicly available database on teacher supply, demand and attrition

Primary Education Goal:

1.    Reduce the staff attrition rate down to 15%
2.    To work toward primary education being completely free

Reality:
The current attrition rate is somewhere between 25 and 40 per cent.

Things to-do:
1.    Ensure there is a national, publicly available database on teacher supply, demand and attrition

Note: The above goal and to-do list item on attrition are from this article.

Secondary Education Goal:

1.    Increase the proportion of Australian 15 year old secondary students achieving a level 3 or above score on the PISA tests for reading, maths and science to 9 out of 10.
2.    Reduce the staff attrition rate down to 15%
3.    To work toward secondary education being completely free

Higher Education

The video was created by Alex O. Holcombe and included in this article (external link).

Things to-do:

  1. Design/create a pilot program that allows universities to voluntarily provide sufficient student-level data to help researchers effectively monitor student performance