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eNews - 22 March 2017

22 March 2017

Extra PD, D&T Survey, Penalty Rates, TRBWA Reminder, Holiday Training

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AEU survey of principals shows Gonski making a difference

22 March 2017

Students who struggle with literacy and numeracy, or who have a disability or learning difficulty, will suffer the most if Malcolm Turnbull scraps Gonski funding after 2017

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Tax Concessions for the Wealthy Deny Adequate Funding for Disadvantaged Students

21 March 2017

The Turnbull Government claims that the Budget deficit precludes fully funding the last two years of the Gonski plan.

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Extra PD gained through collective member response

19 March 2017

Thank you to all our school leader and teacher members who contributed to our 2016 Australian Curriculum survey.

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eNews - 15 March 2017

16 March 2017

Senior Teachers and Level 3 Classroom Teachers, Latest PISA and TIMSS data, Holiday courses

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More than half of Australian students in under-resourced schools

15 March 2017

More than half of Australian students are in schools where maths and science teaching are affected by resource shortages, the latest international data shows.

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eNews - 8 March 2017

10 March 2017

The state election on 11 March will be a crucial one for the future of education and TAFE in Western Australia. For an analysis of party positions on education and TAFE please go here.

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eNews - 1 March 2017

10 March 2017

The recent penalty rates decision to cut to Sunday and public holiday rates will affect many of our future teachers who are currently studying at Uni and/or TAFE and rely on this income. Many of the students you now teach also rely on penalty rates for the work they do to support themselves and their families.

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Being bold for gender parity

8 March 2017

Women around the world unite on one day of the year to mark International Women’s Day (IWD), which celebrates social, economic, cultural and political achievements for women while also serving as a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

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eNews - 22 February 2017

22 February 2017

A reminder to all members that peer observation is not mandatory as part of performance management. Members are advised of the SSTUWA's Performance Management position.

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