This category provides insights relating to current educational trends, changes and improvements that are reviewed, discussed, debated or implemented.

The work is a compilation of a post-graduate study in Leadership and Development at the Pacific Adventist University in PNG. It focused on education policies and the development of the past and present.

The work on Tuition Fee Free Policy was presented at the UPNG/ANU PNG Update Conference 2018. Contact the writer on Twitter for discussions, presentations or information relating to the articles.

free and compulsory education in PNG TFF policy
Sustaning FEE EDUCATION long term

Right to Education for All – Act and SWF

The free education policy was implemented at different stages in PNG since independence. The 'Implementation' in the earlier years was short-lived because they were introduced just before the national general elections.  The policy lacks strategic planning. This article aims to put the spotlight on what can be done now, immediately.…

Sustainable Development Goals
Sustanable Development in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Education Plan 2029

The PNG education system is going through significant changes in 10 years to 2029 as indicated in the new National Education Plan 2029 (NEP). Here are the main points: Phase-out Grade 10 & 8 exams and introduce what is called National Education Quality Assessment Testing. Students will continue to Grade…