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AMEP outcomes-based funding model would fail migrants

14/09/2021

The Australian Education Union has rejected a proposed outcomes-based Australian Migrant English Program funding model, in a submission to the Department of...
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Avoid simplistic conclusions from 2021 NAPLAN

25/08/2021

Political leaders should avoid drawing simplistic conclusions from the NAPLAN results released today, according to the Australian Education Union. “NAPLAN is...
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TAFE investment would fuel future workforces

11/08/2021

Critical industries like childcare, ICT, carpentry and plumbing are at risk of significant workforce shortages, which would undermine the strength of Australia...
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Indigenous experts point to mistruths in curriculum

07/07/2021

First Nations education experts respond to mistruths in relation to the Australian Curriculum Review Today, more than 150 Indigenous education experts and...
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Education workers needs priority access to Covid-19 vaccination

07/06/2021

The Australian Education Union is calling on the Federal Government to make the education workforce a priority for COVID-19 vaccination. “Teachers and...
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Statement regarding vaccinations for education staff

31/05/2021

Today, the Australian Education Union Victorian Branch is again calling on the Federal Government to prioritise the vaccination of education staff. Since the...
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Fix deep funding inequity for public schools

27/05/2021

Parents, teachers and community representatives Today on Public Education Day, 24 organisations representing millions of Australian parents, teachers and...
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State budget fails TAFE

20/05/2021

The Victorian government’s 2021-22 State Budget has failed to address the need for significant investment in TAFE, putting at risk the opportunities for...
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Proposed NAPLAN replacement would put students first

14/05/2021

The Australian Education Union has welcomed a new report from UNSW’s Gonski Institute for Education proposing a NAPLAN replacement that puts students at the...
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Federal budget fails public schools and TAFE students again

12/05/2021

The Morrison Government’s 2021-22 Federal Budget is another profound fail for public school and TAFE staff, students and parents across the nation. “Australia...
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