F for Fail in Civics and Citizenship

Some of you would have heard that late last year the New Zealand High Court ruled that its current voting age of 18 is discriminatory. This year, lawmakers in New Zealand are set to debate lowering the country’s voting age to 16.

Class Action – What Is Happening Inside Our School Classrooms

Upon my return to teaching, what I witnessed inside classrooms was that from the get-go, core academic building blocks have been devalued and life-long skills have been compromised.
In their place, starting at the foundation years, students are proactively taught to become activists.

Class Action – Using Our Children For Climate Activism

…in both subtle and explicit ways, the National Curriculum encourages students to take political action. Education should be about acquainting students with the truth of all things and fostering in them a curiosity for learning.

Class Action – Is Your Child Receiving Education Or Indoctrination At School?

Over the last six years, I have been researching the extreme politicisation of our school and university curricula, where indoctrination of woke ideologies is replacing education. The result is evident in the falling educational outcomes of Australian children, and in the rise of unfair and emotionally charged attacks on Australian history, achievements and heroes.