Educators Slam Pauline Hanson Over Support for Autistic Students

Education experts have criticised One Nation Party leader Pauline Hanson after suggesting children with autism are “holding our kids back” in the classroom. University education professors said the philosophy of inclusion in Australian education had been influential in changing education for the better, following Senator Hanson’s comments that autistic children should be left out of…

ABC Defends Presenter Amid Calls for Her to be Sacked

Photo Courtesy: Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s Facebook page. The ABC has released a statement defending presenter Yassmin Abdel-Magied, who came under-fire after publishing a Facebook post stating ANZAC Day should be spent thinking about detainees on Manus Island, instead of the Diggers who fought for Australia. The post, which has since been deleted in place of an apology,…