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SSTUWA 2018 State Budget Response

11 May 2018

SSTUWA 2018 State Budget Response

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Union calls for more services to deal with violence

3 May 2018

The State School Teachers’ Union of WA (SSTUWA) has offered their support to the members who were assaulted at Busselton Senior High School in two separate incidents yesterday.

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Cuts must end: Funding has to increase to deliver on review recommendations

1 May 2018

The State School Teachers' Union of WA (SSTUWA) warns recommendations made by the Through Growth to Achievement Report of the Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools are not achievable due to the State Government’s recent cuts to education and said any more cuts in next week’s State Budget would be unacceptable to the community.

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AEU demands decisive government action on NAPLAN

13 April 2018

The Australian Education Union (AEU) is calling on the Federal Government to commission an independent review of NAPLAN ahead of the Education Council meeting in Adelaide this morning.

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Teachers reach in-principle agreement in EBA negotiations

9 March 2018

The State School Teachers Union of WA (SSTUWA) has endorsed an in-principle agreement with the Department of Education.

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GROH Petition to Ministers

18 August 2017

​As part of our GROH campaign, we are asking members to sign a petition to be presented to the WA Government Ministers for Education and Housing.

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Federal Government’s failure on marriage equality condemned by AEU

11 August 2017

​The AEU condemns Prime Minister Turnbull and his government for their self-serving and politically expedient approach to marriage equality.

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Focus on student needs to lift success at school, not NAPLAN results

2 August 2017

The Australian Education Union has warned against placing excessive emphasis on the NAPLAN results released today, arguing focus must be on ensuring all schools are receiving the funding and resources they need to deliver for students and raise student outcomes.

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Media Statement: Correction of statements reported in The West Australian (20/6/17)

20 June 2017

The State School Teachers Union WA wishes to correct statements as reported in The West Australian today (20 June 2017)

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Further increases in government housing rents to hit regional schools hard

9 June 2017

The challenge of attracting and retaining staff in Western Australia’s regional school is set to worsen as rents on government housing increase for the second time in less than 12 months.

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