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Ian Keese

Ian Keese has degrees in Science and the Arts. He has been a secondary school history teacher and is a Fellow of the Australian College of Educators. He lives in Melbourne and writes on history and education or anything else in which he becomes interested. Email:

Minister Pyne fails another test
Education - 29/01/2014 - 24 comments
Gonski should be about disadvantage, not distributing money
Education - 2/12/2013 - 8 comments
Re-imagining education
January 2013 Feature - 21/01/2013 - 4 comments
Australian Education: moving from 'good' to 'excellent'
March 2012 Feature - 28/03/2012 - 2 comments
A report card on Australian schools
Education - 13/03/2012 - 2 comments
Summer into Autumn
January 2012 Feature - 18/01/2012 - 2 comments
Why ‘league tables’ of schools are a failure
Education - 21/08/2009 - 36 comments
Denigrating public education - again
Education - 2/05/2008 - 15 comments
A lot more needed for an 'education revolution'
February 2008 Feature - 7/02/2008 - 10 comments
School's out all summer
Education - 17/05/2007 - 39 comments
What a performance about paying teachers!
Education - 23/04/2007 - 53 comments
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