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School staff are entitled to work in a safe environment

21/08/2019

An incident involving a group of students at a secondary school in Melbourne’s outer south-eastern suburbs has highlighted concerns about staff working in a...
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Morrison abandons public schools in private school capital-funding cash splash

14/08/2019

The extent to which public schools in Australia are being ignored by the Morrison government when it comes to capital funding for new facilities and...
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PM plunging TAFE students into a profit-driven feeding frenzy

09/08/2019

The Morrison government’s push to put big business at the forefront of Australia’s VET sector will only create a profit-driven feeding frenzy that hurts the...
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Funding stunt highlights Morrison Govt’s double standards over school capital funding

29/07/2019

Scott Morrison’s Local Schools Community Fund has highlighted his government’s double standards when it comes to capital works funding for public schools....
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New report shows Victorian public schools missing out on the funding students need

09/07/2019

The Australian Education Union in Victoria says a new report released today shows the recent school funding deal between the state and federal governments...
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AEU Victoria cautiously supports school mobile phone ban

26/06/2019

The Australian Education Union in Victoria says the Victorian government’s move to ban mobile phones in public schools is a significant step which will have...
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Australian teachers have higher workloads, fewer resources: OECD report

20/06/2019

Australian public school teachers face higher workloads, fewer resources and more administration duties than global averages, according to a new...
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Victorian state budget continues to invest in public education where the federal budget failed

27/05/2019

The Australian Education Union in Victoria welcomes today’s state budget which will deliver a recurrent funding increase to Victoria’s public schools, a once...
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Funding gap between public and private schools revealed

14/05/2019

The deep funding inequality facing public schools has been revealed in the latest ACARA My School data, which shows that independent schools nationally have...
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Technical faults must prompt full NAPLAN review

13/05/2019

The Australian Education Union in Victoria says media reports today that online NAPLAN testing technical difficulties are widespread show the federal...
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