Campaigns

The AEU campaigns for the rights and entitlements of teachers and education workers, for improvements to the education system, and for social justice. We campaign locally, statewide and federally, as part of the Federal AEU and as part of the wider union movement. This section sets out our key campaigns.

School staff at breaking point
The results of the Australian School Workload Survey are in - and they reveal a workload crisis in Victorian schools. more...

Give a Gonski
Give a Gonski
The Turnbull Government wants to cut the crucial final two years of Gonski funding and axe needs-based funding for schools. Our kids need Gonski! Get involved here. more...

Secure Employment
Secure Employment
Our Term 4 campaign to ensure as many eligible school staff as possible are employed in ongoing positions. more...

TAFE4ALL
TAFE4ALL
Funding cuts and deregulation has seen hundreds of TAFE courses close, 3000 teachers lose their jobs lost and skyrocketing fees. Join the campaign to save our public TAFE system. more...

Protect our Preschools
Protect our Preschools
Victorian families deserve access to affordable, high-quality preschools, and preschool teachers and educators should be valued and respected in their jobs. more...

Unions Work for Women
Unions Work for Women
Unions Work for Women aims to debunk the myths about the union movement and inspire all Australian women working in public education to join their union. more...

Schools Agreement 2016
Schools Agreement 2016
The current Victorian Government Schools Agreement expires in October 2016. Negotiations for a new agreement are underway. Keep up to date on the process here. more...

Put Education 1st
Put Education 1st
Cuts to public education over the past three years have had a devastating impact on school communities across the state. Every child deserves every chance. Sign up to Put Education 1st. more...

Gonski: Don't let Turnbull cut public school funding
Gonski: Don't let Turnbull cut public school funding
Watch our heartwarming new video and see the real faces of Gonski - we challenge you not to be moved. Watch it here. more...

Play fair in childcare
Play fair in childcare
Teachers in long day care have been neglected for too long by employers, with pay and conditions in many services well below those of other educators. The AEU is campaigning for a fair deal for teachers in the sector. more...

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