A report that investigated the educational and occupational plans of junior secondary students prepared by ACER for The Smith Family was released in March. The study surveyed more than 3000 financially disadvantaged students in Years 8 and 9 who are part of the Smith Family's Learning for Life Program.
"Post-School Plans of Junior Secondary Students: Are They Realistic?,"
Research Developments: Vol. 13
, Article 3.
Available at: http://research.acer.edu.au/resdev/vol13/iss13/3