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2018

December 2018

ATAR cut-offs fall for popular degrees as 40,000 students get uni offers,” 20 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

Review of Selective Education Access: Findings and Action Plan,” – December 2018, NSW Department of Education

Selective schools offer more than just academic extension,” – 18 December 2018, NSW Department of Education

Fairer for everyone: Improving access to selective school options,” – 17 December, NSW Department of Education

Making selective schools’ entry test coaching proof,” – 17 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald 

Girl power: girls’ schools trounce boys’ and coed schools in the HSC,” – 15 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

Let’s end our neoliberal school testing fixation,” – 14 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

New school subject hopes to find the next generation of scientists,” – 14 December, Sydney Morning Herald

Schools that punched above their weight in the 2018 HSC,” – 14 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

For 23 years one school has stood out and topped HSC,” – 14 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

The top schools in the 2018 HSC revealed,” – 13 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

Public school students dominate STEM honours in HSC,” – 12 December 2018, NSW Department of Education

The students who topped HSC subjects in the class of 2018,” – 12 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

Two myths fuel the pressure to excel in the ATAR,” – 10 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

What straight-A students get wrong,” – New York Times, 8 December 2018

“‘It’s cruel to let kids give up on maths,’ says chief scientist,” – 6 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

“Significant sacrifices: Private school parents worry about high fees” – 5 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

“Parents, coaching industry sweat on new selective schools test,” 2 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

“The quest for equity in the selective school system” – 2 December 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

Early 2018

The post-HSC dilemma: How to choose the right university course,” 15 November 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

Inside the Genius Factory: the secrets to James Ruse High School’s success,” – 14 October 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

“‘Racial element’ in selective schools debate says James Ruse principal,” – 12 October 2018, Sydney Morning Herald

Make your daughter practice math. She’ll thank you later.” – 7 August 2018, New York Times

Gaming the ATAR – huge numbers of school kids are trying to do it,” – 29 May 2018, Financial Review