Media releases

COVID-19 exposes deep inequality in school funding


The Federal Government’s concern for the education of vulnerable children during the COVID-19 pandemic highlights the need for equitable funding...

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Victoria holds firm amid Morrison's confusing updates to COVID-19 guidelines


The Andrews government has rejected pressure from the Federal Government to reopen schools before the end of Term 2, arguing it would risk...

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AEU welcomes TAFE support and improved job security for teachers


The Australian Education Union (AEU) Victorian Branch has welcomed the Victorian government’s announcement of a $260.8 million funding package...

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Urgent COVID-19 clarity needed for early childhood sector


The Morrison Government’s $1.6 billion package providing free childcare for parents is welcome news for the early childhood education (ECE)...

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AEU to meet with Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan about COVID-19 concerns


Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan will meet with the leadership of the Australian Education Union (AEU) on Tuesday 24th March 2020.

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