‘I was just being a little bit of a wobbler’ as student welfare worker loses her job

Wolverhampont pupil Emma Watson is one of a number of students whose employment is now at risk due to a string of issues with welfare, including the student welfare office.Ms Watson said she was not being treated well at the welfare office but was not in danger of losing her job.“It’s a bit hard because […]

How much does education cost in Australia?

It’s a question you’d have thought answered by now, but there are still many questions unanswered about how much schooling in Australia costs.The average Australian education costs $24,000 a year, or $1,400 more than the national average, according to a report from the National Centre for Education Statistics.That’s despite the fact that Australians are still […]

Which welfare jobs are the best for an unemployed or underemployed doctor?

In the latest Health Service Journal (HJS) survey, a majority of respondents (57%) said they are able to perform primary care and the equivalent of general practice without a specific job, and a higher percentage (61%) said their jobs have improved over the last 12 months compared to a year earlier.However, a smaller proportion of […]

When the Government fails, the school is a failure

When the government fails, they call it a failure.And when they fail, they say that’s why they’re failing.A recent article in the Lad Bible, titled When the State fails, it fails to teach: the lessons of the West Coast school, suggests that the school’s failure to teach is a result of its failure to properly […]