Australian politics, society & culture

Pass the books. Hold the oil.

Pass the books. Hold the oil. "The numbers say that if you really want to know how a country is going to do in the 21st century, don't count its oil reserves or gold mines, count its highly effective teachers, involved parents and committed students." (Thomas Friedman)

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Shortlist Date: 
Tuesday, 13 March 2012 - 2:32pm
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