Which education welfare groups do you support?

The education welfare group that received the largest amount of taxpayer funds for the 2016-2017 school year is the Education Welfare Society of America (EWSA), an organization that has been at the forefront of efforts to reform the U.S. educational system for the last 40 years.EWSA was founded by former Vice President and former President […]

School funding: The battle to save the school budget

In 2018-19, education welfare will be $5.6 billion, down from $6.2 billion in 2017-18, with a projected surplus of $5 billion in the year to October 2021.The Coalition’s education policy announced in October 2017 has raised concerns around the school funding balance.While the Coalition has announced it will maintain a balanced budget, the Government’s 2018-2019 […]

How to stop Trump from defunding public schools

The president has been pushing hard to slash funding to public schools and other public-sector institutions.The president recently announced a $1.1 trillion plan to cut education spending, including nearly $700 billion to schools.But a study released this week by the left-leaning think tank Center for American Progress says Trump’s plan could actually increase school costs […]

NSW schools teach young people to fear the state

The New South Wales Education Department is being accused of teaching students to fear a government that has done little to protect them.Key points:Education minister Peter Dutton says the department is working on improving safety standards and “putting our children first” in schools”The department is also working on a plan to improve the safety of […]