The study was funded by NCVER and undertaken by George Myconos of the Brotherhood of St Laurence and research partners Kira Clarke from Melbourne University and Kitty Te Riele from Victoria University. Some 130 private RTOs were surveyed about their perspectives on teaching and learning practices, engaging with early school leavers, and educational and wellbeing support services.
Contact: George Myconos gmyconos(at)bsl.org.au
George Myconos, Kira Clarke, Kitty te Riele, 2016, Shedding light: private ‘for profit’ training providers and young early school leavers, NCVER, Adelaide. (PDF 6.3 MB)
See also the research summary
The dark side of social impact bonds /via @globeandmail theglobeandmail.com/report-on-busi…
Acknowledgement of country
The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.