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Melbourne Declaration on Educational Goals for Young Australians

Ministerial Council on Education, Employment, Training and Youth Affairs (MCEETYA)

Document type:
Report
Abstract:

"Improving educational outcomes for all young Australians is central to the nation's social and economic prosperity and will position young people to live fulflling, productive and responsible lives. Young Australians are therefore placed at the centre of the Melbourne Declaration on Educational Goals." [p.07]

This paper sets out goals to achieve higher standards in the Australian education system. The reference group is made up of Australian Commonwealth, State and Territory Education Ministers. [Paper]

This research informed the development of resources in AITSL’s Teacher Toolkit.