Understanding youth transitions


The Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY) is a study that follows young Australians over 10 years, from their mid-teens to mid-twenties, as they move through school to further study, work and beyond.

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The LSAY 2019 survey is now open!

Complete your 2019 survey and you could be randomly selected to win a Coles Group & Myer Gift Card worth $100.

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Does school-based Vocational Education and Training payoff in the long-run?

Using LSAY data, this study evaluates the long-term educational and labour market outcomes of participation in school-based VET.

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Beyond ATAR: a proposal for change

Drawing on several studies that make use of the LSAY data, this position paper puts forward three inter-locking proposals aimed at supporting all young people to thrive in a changing world.

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