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Independence Matters blog

Welcome to ISCA’s blog Independence Matters,providing accurate information,news and views with a national focus on school funding and other education issues relating to independent schools.

A common myth about the new school funding package

Myth: The Gonski 2.0 school funding package gives big funding increases to Independent schools while funding for government schools goes backwards.

Fact: Under the new arrangements, funding growth for government schools, on average, will be 24 per cent faster than for Independent schools.