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AEU Victoria cautiously supports school mobile phone ban


The Australian Education Union in Victoria says the Victorian government’s move to ban mobile phones in public schools is a significant step...

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Australian teachers have higher workloads, fewer resources: OECD report


Australian public school teachers face higher workloads, fewer resources and more administration duties than global averages, according to a new...

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Statement from the Australian Education Union re: John Setka


The Australian Education Union is strongly committed to campaigning against family and domestic violence to ensure that everyone has access to a...

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Victorian state budget continues to invest in public education where the federal budget failed


The Australian Education Union in Victoria welcomes today’s state budget which will deliver a recurrent funding increase to Victoria’s public...

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Funding gap between public and private schools revealed


The deep funding inequality facing public schools has been revealed in the latest ACARA My School data, which shows that independent schools...

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