Tag Archives: Education

Science takes to the big stage

Leading up to the state election there was the potential that the Science portfolio would be taken over by the Premier.  With the recent announcement of the new WA State Cabinet this was confirmed.  This raises the great interest for … Continue reading

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Minds of the Future

I recall when I started off on putting this blog together there were three areas that I was focusing on – they were (and are): Strategic Planning for the State (i.e. WA) Knowledge Economy Transformation of the Government I’ll be … Continue reading

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Economic Direction and Diversity

It was great to see WA being recognised as the leading state by topping the Commonwealth Bank State of the States report, which also highlights that there are more like 3 speeds to the Australian economy… The main change in … Continue reading

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Raising the Next Generation of Knowledge Workers

Having a pedagogical background (i.e. apart from being  a Geographer, I also trained as secondary teacher and spent time teaching in central London…) I see that there is a considerable need to ensure that we focus on the education, training, … Continue reading

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