News

OECD Report shows we need Gonski to address link between disadvantage and low performance at school

11 February 2016

​A new OECD report showing students from disadvantaged backgrounds are far more likely to be low performers at school is more evidence of the importance of needs-based Gonski funding, the AEU said today.

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eNews - Wednesday 10 February 2016

10 February 2016

Cuts hit ratios, Free PD for student members, Beat the heat, Nominate now, What's online

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We need Gonski resources to continue progress in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education

10 February 2016

​Improving Year 12 retention rates and literacy results for Indigenous students outlined in today’s Closing the Gap report are promising, but schools need more resources to address their needs, the AEU said today.

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Free PD for student members of the SSTUWA

9 February 2016

You are invited to come along to the Perth Cultural Centre and take the mystery and confusion out of planning excursions for your future classes.

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Guard against heat stress at work

5 February 2016

​WorkSafe has issued a warning on guarding against the effects of extreme temperatures in work environments during the current heatwave and the remainder of summer.

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eNews - Wednesday 3 February 2016

4 February 2016

Big Win for Member, Gonski a Must, Nominate now, Join the Team

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Report reveals WA has highest student-teacher ratios in the country

4 February 2016

​The latest Report on Government Services has revealed WA has the highest overall student-teacher ratios in the nation.

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Disability funding call backed

15 January 2016

​The Turnbull Government must act immediately on the recommendations of a Senate Inquiry and keep its promise to properly fund disability in schools in 2016, the AEU said today.

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Government could easily fund Gonski plan

14 January 2016

Research by Save Our Schools show that the Turnbull Government has a massive potential revenue pool of at least $34 billion a year that would easily fund the average $3.5 billion a year for the last two years of the Gonski plan.

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Bushfires

13 January 2016

​Our thoughts are with those affected by the intense bushfires that continue to burn through the Shires of Harvey and Waroona.

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