Age of the Dragon

Nothing like Asia: a third of our kids can't read well

Bradley Perrett
Updated February 20 2024 - 11:41am, first published February 16 2024 - 2:13pm

Why isn't there an uproar about this? A third of our kids are not reading adequately, and the trend is worsening.

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Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett is a regular ACM columnist with a focus on Australia's relationship with China, covering defence, strategy, trade, economics and domestic policy. He was based in Beijing as a journalist from 2004 to 2020.

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