Indigenous children around Australia are three years behind their counterparts in literacy and numeracy. In the Northern Territory the gap is four years, Brooke Boney from NITV News reports. 
19 Dec 2012 - 6:44 PM  UPDATED 26 Aug 2013 - 10:48 AM

Indigenous children around the country are three years behind their counterparts in literacy and numeracy. In the Northern Territory the gap is four years.

Federal Education Minister Peter Garrett says everyone should take responsibility for poor education results in the NAPLAN test.

Brooke Boney from NITV News reports.