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Safety is our priority - info for members

1 August 2018

Safety is our priority - info for members

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Secret curriculum changes leave teaching profession in the dark

27 July 2018

The Turnbull Government has blindsided the teaching profession by planning the biggest Australian school curriculum reforms in decades without consulting the very teachers, principals and support staff who will be forced to implement the changes, according to the Australian Education Union (AEU).

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School Reform Agreement: What does it mean?

27 July 2018

A draft National School Reform Agreement (NSRA) is in the process of being prepared for consideration by state and territory education ministers in September this year.

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EOIs open for AEU Federal Women's Conference

23 July 2018

The AEU Federal Women's Conference is a fantastic opportunity for women members to hear from a range of guest speakers, become more aware of professional and industrial matters and build a network within the education community across Australia.

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2018 Work Safety Awards WA nominations

14 June 2018

​OSH Representatives, schools and colleges can submit a nomination to the 2018 Work Safety Awards WA

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Education ministers urged to reject Gonski review panel timelines at meeting this week

12 September 2017

The Australian Education Union has called on State and Territory Education Ministers to reject a four-week timeline for submissions to the Gonski 2.0 review panel just announced by Education Minister, Simon Birmingham.

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SSTUWA withdraws support for online NAPLAN

6 September 2017

SSTUWA members are aware that earlier this year, Minister for Education Sue Ellery determined that Western Australian schools would not participate in NAPLAN Online due to ongoing technical concerns.

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Federal Schools’ Funding: The Turnbull Plan

28 August 2017

The model adopted by the federal government is neither needs based nor sector blind, despite what the federal government says.

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Australian Education Union opposes NAPLAN online as teachers and principals raise concerns

22 August 2017

Australian Education Union opposes NAPLAN online as teachers and principals raise concerns

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Turnbull Government must stop pouring taxpayer funds into expensive, failing Teach For Australia program

21 August 2017

​The Australian Education Union has urged the Federal Government to stop wasting taxpayer money by funding the Teach for Australia Program. A new report released today reveals that over half its participants have left the profession within three years of becoming qualified teachers.

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