Educationists quickly dismiss any talk of a crisis in school education as an election ploy by John Howard’s Federal Government. However, a postmodernist and radical leftist ideological bias is becoming increasingly apparent in recent revisions to South Australia’s Year 12 Classical Studies curriculum and examination questions. South Australian secondary school teacher John Kelly reports on this latest leftist assault on education. Classical Studies, a popular subject in South Australian secondary schools since its inception, has, over many years, exposed a wide range of students to the cultures of ancient Greece and Rome – foundational elements, along with the Judaeo-Christian tradition,…
Australian states bear the responsibility for healthcare and education matters.
We need to rethink the trajectory of pedagogy in Australia, and provide far better formation for young minds.
We also need to keep an eye on evolving healthcare policies, particularly regarding bioethical issues.
Read on for suggested policies and methods.