Keeping kids in school is not as simple as carrots and sticks

Graham, Linda J. & Fenech, Mary (2014) Keeping kids in school is not as simple as carrots and sticks. The Conversation, October(9).

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The OECD’s 2009 Jobs for Youth report, released on the heels of the global financial crisis, made a number of policy recommendations to the Australian government to prevent a rise in youth unemployment. Five years on, youth unemployment has risen from around 8% to 14.8%, and around one in five children do not complete year 12, according to data from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research...

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ID Code: 83199
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Education Assessment and Evaluation (130303)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Cultural & Professional Learning
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 The Conversation Media Group
Deposited On: 07 Apr 2015 22:18
Last Modified: 20 May 2015 03:54

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