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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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AEU welcomes Andrews government announcement of mental health support in schools

08/05/2019

The Andrews Labor government has announced the next steps for the Mental Health Practitioners in Schools initiative today. Meredith Peace, President of AEU...
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Schools protest Morrison’s $804 million public school cuts in Victoria

02/05/2019

Victorian public schools will take over Burston Reserve at the rear of Parliament today to demand Scott Morrison reverse $804 million in cuts to Victoria’s...
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Hundreds of public schools displayed in Victoria Square

02/05/2019

Tarntanyangga in fight against funding cuts Public schools have taken over Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga today to highlight the importance of reversing the...
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NAPLAN Online: the AEU responds

26/04/2019

NAPLAN CONTINUES TO FAIL OUR STUDENTS, OUR TEACHERS AND OUR SCHOOLS The 2019 NAPLAN tests are just around the corner, and this year, like in 2018, this...
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Voters in Corangamite prefer public school investment over tax cuts for the wealthy

24/04/2019

New polling has shown that voters in Corangamite haven’t been fooled by the Morrison government’s attempts to disguise its cuts of $14 billion to public...
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Morrison's budget silence on TAFE speaks volumes

04/04/2019

The Morrison government’s budget has failed to provide a single dollar of specific funding for TAFE – in fact it is completely silent on TAFE altogether. The...
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