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COVID-19 impact on schools abates

Student numbers at Catholic schools slightly above last year. Government school figures to be released on Monday. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

 

UPDATE May 11 at 12.10pm: Attendance at Northern Territory government schools has returned to pre-pandemic levels.

Indigenous education review: no more 'biliteracy'; boarding for secondary students

 

The draft review of Indigenous education in the Territory by consultant Bruce Wilson, released today, does not support “continued efforts to use biliteracy approaches”, and says secondary education for bush students should be delivered in the Territory’s major towns with appropriate residential support.

Pictured: Clontarf graduation barbecue in Alice Springs last year. The review recommends expanding the program and introducing one for girls.

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