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New funding model a smoke screen to disguise federal government Gonski failure

22 September 2016

​The State School Teachers’ Union has accused the federal government of pursuing a new funding model for schools in an attempt to disguise the fact that it’s refusing to honour the full six years of Gonski funding.

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Coalition's new funding model a distraction from its Gonski cuts

22 September 2016

​The Coalition’s calls to shift funding between States as part of their new schools funding system are an attempted distraction from their refusal to honour the full six years of the Gonski agreements, the AEU said today.

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eNews - Wednesday 21 September

21 September 2016

Sign up to oppose rent hikes

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OECD report shows inequity in Australian school resourcing, class sizes above average

16 September 2016

​A new OECD report has shown Australian teachers have bigger classes and more teaching hours than the OECD average and our school resourcing is less equitable than other nations.

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eNews - Wednesday 14 September

14 September 2016

Election result, TAFE claims, Funding cut, SOS Forum

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A fair go? Reviewing schools and leaders

14 September 2016

How skewed has the school improvement agenda become when we have lost the art of engaging our school leaders in a strategic conversation about their performance?

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Government misleads the public over TAFE funding

13 September 2016

​The State School Teachers’ Union has accused the State Government of misleading the public over its funding cuts to the TAFE system.

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Principals, teachers and parents hit Canberra to tell MPs Gonski is working

13 September 2016

​A delegation of educators and parents from across Australia will visit Canberra today to tell MPs how Gonski funding is working and urge the Coalition not to cut needs-based funding after 2017.

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Analysis shows decrease in funding per student in WA schools

12 September 2016

​New analysis of My School data has shown a decrease in public school funding per student and increased student to teacher ratios in WA schools over the term of the Liberal Government.

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eNews - Wednesday 7 September 2016

7 September 2016

Fight the hikes, Back Gonski, Update time, Training latest

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