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Scullion launches scathing attack government’s “education failures”

Nigel-ScullionThe 2012 NAPLAN results show Close the Gap indicators for education are going backwards under the Gillard Government and the results in remote and  very remote areas are a disgrace, Shadow Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel  Scullion said.

"In 14 out of the 20 NAPLAN indicators the gap has widened compared to 2011," Senator Scullion said.

"The gap has doubled in Year 3 numeracy with...


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