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Lazy Sunday!

Since we don’t live by politix alone (I sincerely hope), what did people get up to this weekend? Join in, share some tales, regulars and lurkers all!

Hit 'em where it hurts

The below comment is solely the opinion of the author and is not reflective of or endorsed by the publishers of Larvatus Prodeo or related entities. Today in a glorious wrap-around cover, the Sydney Morning Herald published an extensive league […]

So what are NAPLAN tests, anyway?

There have been a few comments on the threads on Myschool asking about the other part of the equation – what’s in the NAPLAN tests from which the achievement scores are calculated. Well, if you’re curious, here’s NAPLAN’s website, from […]

Murphy's law states that if you post a scornful article bagging someone else's web site, there will be a great big dog's balls of a HTML error just below the byline.

Education Revolution: A complete 360

Even in those heady piñata-bashing weeks of November 2007, I don’t think any of us were expecting the Rudd/Gillard government to be some kind of paragon of progressivism. By then, I was already low expectations R Us. Simply not being […]