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A victory for commonsense!

23 December 2023

2:00 AM

23 December 2023

2:00 AM

In a win for commonsense, education ministers across the country have recently signed off on measures requiring universities to include lessons on how to teach reading, writing, and mathematics in Bachelor of Education courses.

Accreditation standards for teaching degrees have been amended to ensure teachers are instructed to avoid ‘self-directed learning’ and instead receive training in techniques proven effective half a century ago.

Universities will receive $4.5

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