Education and skills

Funding breakthrough for schools in need

“We congratulate senators on voting for a simpler, fairer and more transparent schools funding model that will deliver the most taxpayer support to those students who really need it,” Business...

A sustainable higher education system

“We congratulate the government on announcing reforms that will ensure higher education will be made available to all Australians, and that cost is no barrier to participation,” Business Council chief...

School funding pledge a welcome breakthrough

“We welcome this positive breakthrough by the Turnbull government to cement political consensus around the principle of a sustainable, needs-based funding model in school education,” Business Council chief executive Jennifer...

Australian learning lecture 2017

Jennifer Westacott, chief executive officer of the Business Council of Australia, introduced the Australian Learning Lecture by Charles Fadel at the Melbourne Exhibition and Conference Centre. Click here to review...