But that industrial era is ending and so what is now the role for schools? Here are four scenarios of what could happen.
In the higher education sector, such a culture has ensured a declining quality in teaching especially in the newer and regional universities.
Advocating for tolerance and inclusion is one of the fundamental requirements of an elected member.
I feel I must also stand up for all schools by explaining that VAGO recommendations for even closer financial scrutiny are without justification, or a basic understanding of the education system.
The new and brash head of CSIRO, Larry Marshall, recently announced plans to get rid of scientists from the Land and Water division.
Independent school students are reducing the financial burden on governments, and therefore taxpayers, by about $804 million in recurrent funds annually.
Through its diversity education training, the Safe Schools Coalition program makes some small headway into trying to make a broader range of sexualities and genders seem normal.
The Safe Schools Coalition program requires ll-year-old children to imagine what it is like to have no genitals.
Knowing that the material and publications do not pass muster in terms of the Australian curriculum, it has been dressed up as an anti-bullying program.
I have so far found that the longer a student spends in higher education the lower their returns on investment are likely to be.
Publicly the person who set up the Safe Schools Coalition program says itís to stop bullying and suicides, but she told a Marxism conference it was part of a wider Marxist strategy to radically change society.
The Gender Fairy, is being recommended for children four years of age and above.