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Empowering disadvantaged children in education. /

by Sheen, Veronica | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Ftizroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence. 1989Description: 5p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: National Conference on Child Poverty and Education in Australia, Adelaide, September 12th-15th 1989. (a discussion paper for a workshop, 13 September, 1989)Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Modelling a commitment to young people /

by Macdonald, Helen | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: 1999Availability: No items available

Footprints to the future : research reports from the Prime Minister's Youth Pathways Action Plan Taskforce - Appendix 2. /

by Australia. Prime Minister's Youth Pathways Action Plan Taskforce.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. AusInfo 2001Description: 216 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Footprints to the future : summary report from the Prime Minister's Youth Pathways Action Plan Taskforce. /

by Australia. Prime Minister's Youth Pathways Action Plan Taskforce.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. AusInfo 2001Description: 16 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Footprints to the future : report from the Prime Minister's Youth Pathways Action Plan Taskforce. /

by Australia. Prime Minister's Youth Pathways Action Plan Taskforce.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. AusInfo 2001Description: x, 207 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

How young people are faring [2002] : key indicators 2002 : an update about the learning and work situation of young Australians. /

by Dusseldorp Skills Forum.

Publisher: Ultimo, N.S.W. Dusseldorp Skills Forum 2002Description: 26 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: A 2002 update on the learning and work situation of young Australians. ; This report discusses three main indicators: ; 1.Proportion of the population aged 15 to 19 years not in full-time education and not in full-time employment. ; 2.Ratio of the unemployment rate among 15 to 24 year olds to the unemployment rate among 25 to 54 year olds. ; 3.Proportion of the population aged 20 to 24 years who have completed Year 12 or a post-secondary qualification.Availability: (1)

Familiarity produces trust : the role and effectiveness of transition workers. /

by Kellock, Peter.

Publisher: unpub. 2002Description: 23 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: November 2002 Examines programs carried out by transition workers over four years in Whittlesea and Frankston. SCHOOL WORK TRANSITION 2 copiesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Childhood economic resources, academic performance, and the choice to leave school at age sixteen. /

by Maani, Sholeh A | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research | Kalb, Guyonne.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2003Description: 28 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

Multi-agency working : a detailed study. /

by Atkinson, Mary | National Foundation for Educational Research | Wilkin, Anne | Stott, Alison | Doherty, Paul | Kinder, Kay.

Publisher: Slough, Berks. National Foundation for Educational Research 2002Description: vi, 228 p.Notes: January 2002 Includes bibliographical references LGA educational research programme -- cover. LGAresearch ; report 26 -- cover.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Multi-agency working : an audit of activity. /

by Atkinson, Mary | National Foundation for Educational Research | Wilkin, Anne | Stott, Alison.

Publisher: Slough, Berks. National Foundation for Educational Research 2001Description: ii, 58 p.Notes: February 2001 LGAresearch ; report 17 -- coverAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Undemocratic schooling : equity and quality in mass secondary education in Australia. /

by Teese, Richard | Polesel, John.

Publisher: Carlton, Vic. Melbourne University Press 2003Description: x, 260 p. : ill.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: This book presents a comprehensive picture of who succeeds and who fails at school, based on an extensive social survey of secondary education in Australia. The authors consider curriculum change and its effects on access to quality education for students from varying backgrounds; the causes of early school leaving and consequences for finding a job; and possible directions for reform of the education system in the interests of social justice.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Neighbourhood measures : quantifying the effects of neighbourhood externalities. /

by Jensen, Ben | Harris, Mark N.

Publisher: [Parkville, Vic.] Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2003Description: 32 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

Inquiry into the incidence of youth unemployment in Victoria. /

by Victoria. Economic Development Committee.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Parliament of Victoria 2002Description: xlii, 365 p.Notes: At head of title: Report no. 1 October 2002 No. 179 - Session 1999-2002 Includes bibliographical references Chairman: Neil LucasAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Young adults and labour market disadvantage? : the situation of young adults not in education or full-time employment /

by McClelland, Alison | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Macdonald, Fiona.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1999Description: 21 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: December 1998 -- cover Includes bibliographical references This paper was produced for, and supported by, the Dusseldorp Skills Forum as part of two conferences held in Canberra with accompanying published papers: 1998's `Australia's youth : reality and risk' and 1999's `Australia's young adults : the deepening divide'.Summary: The main factors associated with labour market disadvantage of young adults are early school leaving, parents' lower socio?economic background and indigenous background. Others include lower school achievement at year 10, attendance at a government school, living outside a capital city and less previous labour market experience.Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

How young people are faring [2003] : key indicators 2003 : an update about the learning and work situation of young Australians : including an analysis of how young Indigenous people are faring. /

by Dusseldorp Skills Forum.

Publisher: Glebe, N.S.W. Dusseldorp Skills Forum 2003Description: 50 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Contents: How Young Indigenous People are Faring 2003 -- How Young People are Faring 2003 Media Release -- How Young People are Faring Symposium / Capt. David Elridge Speech -- How Young People are Faring Symposium / Maria Tarrant Speech -- How Young People are Faring: Key Indicators 2003Availability: (1)

It takes a village to raise a child : resource book. /

by Snelling, Leigh.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victorian Local Governance Association 2003Description: 26 p.Notes: February 2003 Prepared by Leigh Snelling At head of title: Local government and education. "Resource book" -- Cover Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Community building for young people from the Horn of Africa : a report. /

by Ovens, Carolyn.

Publisher: Moonee Valley, Vic. Maribyrnong & Moonee Valley Local Learning & Employment Network 2003Description: 51 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: (1)

Engaging young people in school through the arts : SCRAYP : Youth arts with an edge : an evaluation. /

by Stokes, Helen.

Publisher: Parkville, Vic Australian Youth Research Centre, The University of Melbourne 2003Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical references. October 2003Availability: (1)

Career guidance and public policy : bridging the gap. /

by Sweet, Richard | Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004Description: 177 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Post-school plans : aspirations, expectations and implementation : a report prepared for the Smith Family.

by Beavis, Adrian | The Smith Family | Murphy, Martin | Bryce, Jennifer | Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER).

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. The Smith Family 2004Description: 88 p.Other title: Post-school plans : aspirations, expectations And implementation.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: March 2004 Summary: This study investigates the relations between post-school plans, family background and having a lifelong learning orientation.Availability: (1)

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