NAB has released its 2018 Independent Schools Survey. They surveyed over 300 girls and boys currently in years 10 through to 12.
“What comes through very clearly is our country is in good hands as the next generation of workers, parents, business owners and community leaders, start to make their mark”, said NAB’s Head of Behavioural & Industry Economics, Dean Pearson.

Teenagers are concerned about the future ‐ their own and Australia’s more generally.

“But, they’re not going to live their lives as passive observers ‐ they want to be proactive in shaping their future and that of our country”, said Dean. “And, they’re critical of the overall direction Australia is currently heading and don’t believe their voice is being sufficiently heard, particularly by Government”.