The Gonski Institute for Education has awarded UNSW researchers Dr Jung-Sook Lee (School of Social Sciences) and Dr Jihyun Lee (School of Education) a research grant for the development of a survey questionnaire on beliefs and attitudes about equity in education in Australia.
On Monday 20 May 2019, the Gonski Institute for Education held two screenings of Ted Dintersmith’s award-winning documentary Most Likely to Succeed for close to 400 primary and secondary school students at UNSW Kensington campus.
This research paper addresses important issues relating to educational equity in Australian education. The research outlines what is equity and why equity in education matters? Recommendations for improving equity in Australian education are also made and areas for future research identified.