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AEU welcomes more state support for graduate teachers

19/02/2020

AEU Victoria has welcomed an announcement by the Andrews state government of support for graduate teachers starting their careers. The $73.4 million pilot...
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Vic public schools remain the lowest funded in Australia

05/02/2020

The annual Australian Productivity Commission Report into Government Services (ROGS) shows that Victorian government school students are still the lowest...
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Federal funding for public education at all-time low

04/02/2020

The Productivity Commission’s Annual Report into Government Services (ROGS) looking at childcare, education and training has revealed that per-student total...
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Scrapping ACARA and AITSL and introducing ‘Learning Progressions’

11/12/2019

Next week the education ministers from federal, state and territory governments are meeting in Alice Springs. We understand the agenda includes consideration...
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Morrison government continues to undermine TAFE

05/12/2019

A new report revealing that the Morrison government cut $325 million in funding from TAFE budgets last year is yet more evidence that prime minister Scott...
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Nominate now for Sub-branch and Rep of the Year

05/12/2019

AEU representatives are key to building powerful workplaces and growing our union. The work that AEU representatives do in protecting and improving our...
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Morrison boosts funding for Catholic schools despite falling enrolments

11/11/2019

The Morrison Government continues to preference funding to Catholic schools despite falling enrolments and in the face of booming student enrolments in the...
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TAFE must be front and centre of Labor’s skills focus

30/10/2019

Labor’s continued commitment to address Australia’s skills crisis and strengthen the ­vocational education and training sector is welcome news to a sector...
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Morrison Gov't incompetence hurting TAFE, jobs, economy

23/10/2019

The Federal Coalition government’s failure to spend almost $1 billion budgeted for TAFE and training programs over the past five years, despite the skills...
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Natural disaster relief is vital, but not at the expense of education

17/10/2019

The Morrison Government’s decision to fund its natural disaster relief package with money originally meant for investment into education infrastructure is a...
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