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Liberal's textbook allowance leaves public schools in dark on funding

The Australian Education Union Victorian Branch says the Victorian Liberal party’s commitment to give secondary schools a taxpayer-funded allowance to spend...
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AEU Victoria launches state election ad campaign

The Australian Education Union Victorian branch is launching its state election advertising campaign today, calling for political parties to invest in public...
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New TAFE agreement approved

The Fair Work Commission has approved the new TAFE agreement covering all teaching staff in standalone TAFE institutes, which will formally come into effect...
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No place for discrimination or homophobia in schools

No school should have the right to turn away or discriminate against LGBTIQ students or teachers.   According to media reports, a leaked copy of the...
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Labor’s $14.1bn public school investment

Labor’s federal election commitment to invest $14.1 billion in our public schools rightfully returns public education as the priority of a future federal...
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Historic investment in 3-year-old preschool is a game-changer

The Australian Education Union Victorian Branch says today’s announcement by the Andrews Government to introduce 15 hours of preschool education for all...
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Student enrolment forecast exposes PM’s private-school bias

Public school enrolments are forecast to increase by 23 times more than Catholic school enrolments over the next decade, raising hard questions about the...
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New data exposes PM's hypocrisy on schools funding

New schools funding data has revealed that Australia’s most disadvantaged government schools receive at least $10,000 less per student in government funding...
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Education ministers must stand up for public school funding

State and territory education ministers must stand up and fight for public schools in the wake of the Morrison government’s $4.6 billion private school...
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Parents & teachers demand free, accessible preschool

A petition containing 10,858 signatures of parents and educators will be presented to Premier Daniel Andrews at Victorian parliament today. The petition...
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