On 20 September, just ahead of a UN emergency climate summit, students from around the world will be demanding action. The SSTUWA will work with the Department of Education to ensure students participating in the student strike are afforded their democratic rights and can do so safely. Find out more here.
The dire effect of the Morrison Government’s cuts to public school funding has again been highlighted, with an international report revealing that total expenditure on schools and non-tertiary post-secondary education in Australia has fallen from 10.4 per cent of total government expenditure in 2010, to 8.9 per cent in 2016.
The State School Teachers’ Union of WA (SSTUWA) has called on the state government to secure all early childhood students’ right to access play-based learning (PBL) at WA schools.
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