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What can planners do about socio-economic polarisation? - Crikey (blog)

What can planners do about socio-economic polarisation? - Crikey (blog) | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
What can planners do about socio-economic polarisation?
Crikey (blog)
The Index uses Census data to rank areas of Australia by their relative socio-economic advantage and disadvantage. ...
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Plan to scrap fee will cripple student services, say leaders - Sydney Morning Herald

Plan to scrap fee will cripple student services, say leaders - Sydney Morning Herald | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald Plan to scrap fee will cripple student services, say leaders Sydney Morning Herald ''This is about ensuring that students have access to the services they actually require to enable them to have a successful time at university...
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Australian Election 2013 | How do we stop child poverty?

Voice of Australia - Friday August 23rd Part 1 A new report released by the Australian Council of Social Services urges the next government to do more on chi...
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Poverty in a time of prosperity

Poverty in a time of prosperity | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Relative to the rest of the world, very few Australians have a net worth of less than US$1000; this reflects such factors as relatively low credit-card and student-loan debt. The proportion of those with wealth above US$100,000 ...
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Poverty in a time of prosperity: why you're richer than you think

Poverty in a time of prosperity: why you're richer than you think | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Relative to the rest of the world, very few Australians have a net worth of less than US$1000; this reflects such factors as relatively low credit-card and student-loan debt. The proportion of those with wealth above US$100,000 ...
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House passes bill cutting $40 billion from food stamp program - Daily Caller

House passes bill cutting $40 billion from food stamp program - Daily Caller | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
House passes bill cutting $40 billion from food stamp program Daily Caller “It's time for Washington to measure success by how many families are lifted out of poverty and helped back on their feet, not by how much Washington bureaucrats spend year...
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Study: 1 in 10 men in parts of Asia have raped - WIS

Study: 1 in 10 men in parts of Asia have raped - WIS | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Study: 1 in 10 men in parts of Asia have raped
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The average student receiving financial aid on those campuses paid about a quarter of the public sticker price and most graduates leave their...More >>.
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Australia should fund foreign aid. Here's why. - ABC Online

Australia should fund foreign aid. Here's why. - ABC Online | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Australia should fund foreign aid. Here's why.
ABC Online
Much like taking your neighbour's rubbish bins out for them on a sunny suburban morning, as a nation it is a 'nice' thing to do to try and support the countries around us by combating poverty.
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7 Questions in 7 Days - Education policies up for judgment - Illawarra Mercury

7 Questions in 7 Days - Education policies up for judgment - Illawarra Mercury | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
7 Questions in 7 Days - Education policies up for judgment
Illawarra Mercury
Students should be exposed to many career paths, including university attendance, vocational training and apprenticeships.
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Researchers: Poverty Lowers IQ - Mint Press News

Researchers: Poverty Lowers IQ - Mint Press News | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Those who suggest that individuals with a poor work ethic are the source of societal poverty have it backwards, reports a new study., India, IQ, Poverty, science, ...
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On educational inequality: whose fault is it? | GFBrandenburg's Blog

Recently Joy Resmovits of HuffPo wrote an article implying or stating that students in high-poverty schools did worse because they were assigned inferior teachers. I would like to turn the cause-and-effect around: teachers in ...
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Who will accredit the accreditors? - Daily Caller

Who will accredit the accreditors?
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The ACCSC disagreed, though, and, without its stamp of approval, Mee's massage school can't accept student loans and grant funding—the lifeblood of most American higher education institutions.
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Gap between rich, poor continues to grow in New Economy - Schenectady Gazette

Gap between rich, poor continues to grow in New Economy - Schenectady Gazette | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Gap between rich, poor continues to grow in New Economy
Schenectady Gazette
Student debt tops $1 trillion, and a record number of young people are living with parents — 21.6 million. Balances in 401k plans are ...
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World doomed: Students know more about twerking than current events - Daily Caller

World doomed: Students know more about twerking than current events - Daily Caller | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
World doomed: Students know more about twerking than current events Daily Caller In a video that likely foreshadows humanity's much-deserved destruction in a coming apocalypse, college students at George Mason University demonstrated that they are...
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Pope Francis and the New Age of the Catholic Church - Student Life

Pope Francis and the New Age of the Catholic Church - Student Life | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Pope Francis and the New Age of the Catholic Church
Student Life
This ideology focuses on interpreting the Catholic faith through the perspective of the poor and on the social, political and economic injustices of poverty.
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Opening paths to understanding - The Australian

Opening paths to understanding - The Australian | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Opening paths to understanding
The Australian
The market for "voluntourism" among school students has grown exponentially in recent years.
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“People Like Us” – Child Poverty Action Group dispels the myths ...

“People Like Us” – Child Poverty Action Group dispels the myths ... | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
A few months ago, I was one of three people that took part in a campaign by Child Poverty Action Group, called People Like Us.
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Economic 'Recovery' Still Leaves Female College Grads Behind - Mintpress News

Economic 'Recovery' Still Leaves Female College Grads Behind - Mintpress News | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Economic 'Recovery' Still Leaves Female College Grads Behind
Mintpress News
... a correspondent for the Daily Beast and formerly for Newsweek. “Like most personal finance columnists, I get the letters from [college graduates]: what do I do?
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Single mothers losing support

Single mothers losing support | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
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Single mothers losing support
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A Open Universities Australia study published in July revealed two-thirds of students were living below the poverty line.
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The Living Wage Movement - Scoop.co.nz

The Living Wage Movement - Scoop.co.nz | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
The Living Wage Movement
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The Living Wage Movement is an international demonstration which aims to connect community and faith based groups to address poverty and inequality. The Living Wage Movement Aotearoa shares the common goal of ...
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A student upsurge in Mexico - Socialist Worker Online

A student upsurge in Mexico - Socialist Worker Online | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Socialist Worker Online A student upsurge in Mexico Socialist Worker Online AN UNEXPECTED wave of protests led by university students has broken out in cities across Mexico, centered on the media's promotion of presidential candidate Enrique Peña...
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Life under an Abbott government - The Guardian (Australia)

Life under an Abbott government - The Guardian (Australia) | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
The Guardian (Australia) Life under an Abbott government The Guardian (Australia) The Coalition has steadfastly refused to release much detail of what it has in store for the Australian people, but it is still possible to put together a picture of...
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Higher Ed Bubble | Student Debt | Australia's New Poor

Higher Ed Bubble | Student Debt | Australia's New Poor | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Australian students under poverty line as tuition and debts mount. Those following the Higher Education Bubble in this country can potentially glimpse into its future by looking at Australia. Inside Higher Ed's contributor, Julie ...
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Exploitation of foreign students must end - The Age

Exploitation of foreign students must end - The Age | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Exploitation of foreign students must end
The Age
This means many international students live just above the poverty line with average earnings of only $325.86 a week after tax from their cleaning work.
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Why There Are No Aussie Pavons: Political Youth Engagement in Australia and Venezuela

Why There Are No Aussie Pavons: Political Youth Engagement in Australia and Venezuela | Student Poverty | Scoop.it
Why There Are No Aussie Pavons: Political Youth Engagement in Australia and ...
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