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Federal Labor's TAFE commitments offer life-changing opportunities


5 December 2021 TAFE students and teachers are set to benefit from Federal Labor’s new skills policy announced today. Australian Education Union Federal...
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State Labor MPs banned from visiting public schools as industrial action escalates


Public school staff will ban Victorian State Labor MPs from visiting campuses as part of three additional industrial bans by ES, teachers, and principals...
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Rebuild early childhood workforce through TAFE


The release today of the Shaping Our Future; A ten-year strategy to ensure a sustainable, high-quality children’s education and care workforce 2022–2031...
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AEU members vote yes to taking industrial action


Teachers, principals and education support staff working in Victorian government schools have voted overwhelmingly in favour of taking industrial action to...
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Australian children at risk of being left behind on early learning


Children are at risk of being left behind, the Australian Education Union warned, as new OECD data shows Australia’s poor performance on early learning. AEU...
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AMEP outcomes-based funding model would fail migrants


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


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


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


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


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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