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Innovative education reform needs common sense and genuine consultation

Dent, M. and Hesterman, S.ORCID: 0000-0001-7491-5527 (2021) Innovative education reform needs common sense and genuine consultation. Quietly improving lives, SEPTEMBER 30, 2021 .


As a former teacher, I am still deeply passionate about education. In 2013 I took a submission to the then Federal Minister of Education called Stop Stealing Childhood in the Name of Education because I was so deeply concerned about what I was hearing from teachers, allied health professionals and parents. Absolutely nothing happened and to be honest, I never even received more than a cursory acknowledgement – and I had funded my own flight to Canberra to present it to one of the minister’s staff...

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