Why high-achieving Indigenous students shun higher education

Why high-achieving Indigenous students shun higher education

A recent large-scale study has found that Indigenous children share the same aspirations as non-Indigenous children but high-achieving Indigenous students are significantly less likely to want to go to university than their high-achieving non-Indigenous peers.

Jenny Gore, Professor of Education at the University of Newcastle, outlined the study’s main findings in this piece in The Conversation.

https://theconversation.com/why-many-high-achieving-indigenous-students-are-shunning-university-79749

Image credit: shutterstock

Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Not readable? Change text. captcha txt

Start typing and press Enter to search

teacherScreen Shot 2017-07-12 at 10.31.27