The Academy shown as an example of ‘closing the gap’
An article from The Australian Newspaper, February 13, 2014
Cape York Aboriginal Australian Academy Aurukun campus was shown in a photograph accompanying an article about “closing the gap” for Indigenous people in Australia. The article makes specific mention of education as a way to close that gap.
One of Good to Great Schools Australia’s network schools, Cape York Aboriginal Australian Academy Aurukun campus, was shown in a photograph accompanying an article in The Australian from February 13, 2014.
The article was commenting on the state of the current work being done toward “closing the gap” for Indigenous Australians, and made specific mention of education and employment as ways to close this gap.
The article states,
“Participation in school is at the centre of everything and will assist in the achievement of all other gap targets. warns that failure in this area will lead to failure across the board.”