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Why poor kids continue to do poorly in the education game

The Conversation, 4 March 2014.  –  In this article, Stewart Riddle outlines the correlation between low socioeconomic backgrounds and poorer results in the classroom.  We like to pretend that social class doesn’t matter in Australia, but the reality for children from low socioeconomic backgrounds paints a very different picture when it comes to education.  Why […]

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