Measles and the Anti Vaccination Response – References

#Measles #AntiVax #Vaccination

I look at the recent Measles outbreak in New York, Measles health warning in Queensland and the social media response to Anti Vaccination information.

https://youtu.be/Q60OVupl22A

References

Measles in New York
https://nypost.com/2019/01/08/new-york-battles-worst-measles-outbreak-in-decades/

Measles health alert – Queensland Health
https://www.health.qld.gov.au/news-alerts/news/measles

Facebook Will Crack Down on Anti-Vaccine Content
https://www.wired.com/story/facebook-anti-vaccine-crack-down/

The Oxford Gender Grade Gap – References

#Oxford #Wamen #MRA

I look at a recent article from the Telegraph discussing plans to reform the Classics syllabus at Oxford University to make it easier for Women to achieve First Class Honours.

References

Oxford University’s Classics degree to be overhauled in bid to boost number of female students getting Firsts

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/2019/02/09/oxford-universitys-classics-degree-overhauled-bid-boost-number/?fbclid=IwAR2eFPpB-VRMtt2sKkvvjM21TAAU3uzHCYkyB3Bv1-ImhRedhokQzvWFDhA#

The Australian Education Decline – References

The Australian Education Decline
#Education #Australia #UNICEF
We need innovation and freedom.

https://youtu.be/Q-qcxl_0lhE

 

References

SMH: UN agency ranks Australia 39 out of 41 countries for quality education

https://www.smh.com.au/education/un-agency-ranks-australia-39-out-of-41-countries-for-quality-education-20170615-gwrt9u.html

Education Matters: UNICEF report card ranks Australia 39/41 in education

http://www.educationmattersmag.com.au/unicef-report-card-ranks-australia-3941-in-education/

An Unfair Start Inequality in Children’s Education in Rich Countries
https://www.unicef.org.au/Upload/UNICEF/Media/Documents/UNICEF-Report-Card-15.pdf