Outlines the processes undertaken towards establishing the National Early Childhood Development Researchable Data Set, which aims to link health and education data, using both jurisdictional and national data sources.Read more
Concerning the broad fields of economic development, science and innovation, tertiary education, skills and employment, finance, this briefing provides an overview of the role and purpose of Crown Research Institutes within the New Zealand science and innovation eco-system.Read more
Australia has forever faced the challenge of sustainably managing its limited water resources, continually balancing the need to provide safe, secure and affordable water to both households and industry in variable climatic conditions.
It is through these challenges that the Australian...Read more
The Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) is collaborating with the Queensland Brain Institute to create Australia's first Science of Learning Centre, in which an emerging field of research is improving our understanding of how students learn.Read more
Provides a comprehensive summary of the latest available data on the prevalence and incidence in the Australian population of these three chronic vascular diseases, acting alone or together. It examines age and sex characteristics and variations across population groups, by geographical location, and by socioeconomic disadvantage.Read more
The paper discusses how the lack of knowledge and cultural differences between Australian and Bhutanese/Nepalese education systems contributed to misunderstandings in parents’ educational expectations. Read more
The OECD Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS) is the first international survey programme to focus on the learning environment and the working conditions of teachers in schools. The overarching aim of TALIS is to provide robust, policy relevant indicators and analysis on teachers and the learning environment for an international audience.Read more