Country matters news

Further increases in government housing rents to hit regional schools hard

The challenge of attracting and retaining staff in Western Australia’s regional school is set to worsen as rents on government housing increase for the second time in less than 12 months.

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eNews - 31 May 2017

Journey Cover, Training, Safe Schools Coalition workshops

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eNews - 24 May 2017

Public Education Day, National Reconciliation Week, Training Opportunities

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National Reconciliation Week - ‘Let’s Take the Next Steps’

National Reconciliation Week (NRW) celebrates and builds on the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians.

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States oppose Malcolm Turnbull's Gonski cuts because they will hurt disadvantaged students

The Turnbull Government’s attempts to scrap Gonski funding have been completely rejected at a farcical Education Council meeting in Hobart today.

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Skewed funding shows need for full Gonski

A new analysis of My School funding data has shown the importance of Gonski needs-based funding to fix a broken system which saw government funding to private schools rise more than twice as fast as public schools from 2009 to 2015.

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​Penalty rate decision opens door for pay cuts in nursing, teaching and other sectors

Nurses, cleaners, community, social, disability and construction workers are all at risk of having their penalty rates cut following the recent Fair Work Commission (FWC) decision.

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Extra PD gained through collective member response

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

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eNews - Wednesday 9 November 2016

Survey IDs violence issues, Equity needed

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eNews - Wednesday 26 October 2016

Tax statements, membership cards now in the app

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