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eNews - 7 June 2017

Increased DoE mailbox sizes, SSTUWA Professional Events – School Holidays

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​Preschools suffer as Turnbull won’t commit to 2018 funding

Parents and preschool teachers and co-educators still have no certainty that four-year-old preschool will be funded in full beyond 2017, due to Malcolm Turnbull’s failure to commit to funding the successful program.

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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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Survey shows public schools depend on fundraising and teacher contributions for basics

Australia’s public schools are increasingly reliant on fundraising for everything from literacy and numeracy teachers to library books and computers.

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Ready to be part of a school?

Have you recently completed your education qualification? If you are a graduating student member of the SSTUWA, you are now eligible to upgrade to full membership. Or if you haven’t joined us yet, now is the time!

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Survey reveals high workloads and stress for school staff

​A survey of almost 3,000 public school teachers and principals has revealed that increasing workloads are leading to very high levels of workplace stress.

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eNews - Wednesday 23 November 2016

Membership cards are on the way

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Survey reveals extent of schools' reliance on voluntary charges

A survey of almost 3,000 WA public school teachers and principals has revealed the extent of schools’ reliance on voluntary charges to deliver programs.

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eNews - Wednesday 9 November 2016

Survey IDs violence issues, Equity needed

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