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Western Advocate
Union refutes claims over TAFE savingsThe Teachers Federation is doubtful that millions saved from TAFE restructure w
Union refutes claims over TAFE savings
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
The Teachers Federation is doubtful that millions saved from TAFE restructure will be reinvested THE Teachers Federation has expressed doubt about claims from the NSW Skills Minister that tens of millions of dollars saved by a restructure of TAFE... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Union doubts TAFE claimsThe Teachers Federation is doubtful that millions saved from TAFE restructure w
Union doubts TAFE claims
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
The Teachers Federation is doubtful that millions saved from TAFE restructure will be reinvested. The Teachers Federation has expressed doubt about claims from the NSW Skills Minister that tens of millions of dollars saved by a restructure of TAFE... Read more
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Daily Liberal
TAFE’s pain may not lead to reputation gainenrolments suggests not everybody agrees. It has led some to suggest the state
TAFE’s pain may not lead to reputation gain
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
enrolments suggests not everybody agrees. It has led some to suggest the state will go through a skills shortage, while the Teachers Federation has led a vocal campaign against the changes. The government claims the new reforms are necessary to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
HSC reform needs GonskiREFORM: Full Gonski dollars are needed to support students in reaching new HSC
HSC reform needs Gonski
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
REFORM: Full Gonski dollars are needed to support students in reaching new HSC benchmarks according to the NSW Teachers Federation. Picture: Wolter Peeters The NSW Teachers Federation has welcomed an overhaul of the HSC but has warned... Read more
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The Young Witness
Changes will improve TAFEend the divisions between separate, competing institutes. “The reforms will re
Changes will improve TAFE
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
end the divisions between separate, competing institutes. “The reforms will reduce overheads and invest more in frontline teaching services. The NSW Teachers Federation are concerned the restructure may see a loss of teaching jobs in the Rive... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job lossesTEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job losses
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
TEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government to save their jobs. PROTEST: Teachers Federation organiser Waine Donovan (front left) with some of the teachers from Goulburn Correctional Centre outside Goulburn MP Pru... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job lossesTEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job losses
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
TEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government to save their jobs. PROTEST: Teachers Federation organiser Waine Donovan (front left) with some of the teachers from Goulburn Correctional Centre outside Goulburn MP Pru... Read more
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The Young Witness
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job lossesTEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job losses
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
TEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government to save their jobs. PROTEST: Teachers Federation organiser Waine Donovan (front left) with some of the teachers from Goulburn Correctional Centre outside Goulburn MP Pru... Read more
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Western Advocate
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job lossesTEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job losses
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
TEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government to save their jobs. PROTEST: Teachers Federation organiser Waine Donovan (front left) with some of the teachers from Goulburn Correctional Centre outside Goulburn MP Pru... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job lossesTEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government
Goulburn jail teachers chalk down job losses
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
TEACHERS from Goulburn Correctional Centre are calling on the State Government to save their jobs. PROTEST: Teachers Federation organiser Waine Donovan (front left) with some of the teachers from Goulburn Correctional Centre outside Goulburn MP Pru... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo schools getting 30 new teachers through program Rumore criticizesunderrepresented on the staff – into the Buffalo Public Schools this fall might
Buffalo schools getting 30 new teachers through program Rumore criticizes
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
underrepresented on the staff – into the Buffalo Public Schools this fall might seem like a good idea. But the Buffalo Teachers Federation says the program supplying these new instructors is “fool’s gold” and “detrimental” to students and the... Read more
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Northern Star
Tougher HSC tests aim to lift NSW numeracy and literacyHSC and better prepare our students for work, training, university and for life
Tougher HSC tests aim to lift NSW numeracy and literacy
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
HSC and better prepare our students for work, training, university and for life after school," Mr Piccoli said. The NSW Teachers Federation said the Federal Government must honour its commitment to fully fund the NSW Gonski reforms if the new... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Tougher HSC tests aim to lift NSW numeracy and literacyHSC and better prepare our students for work, training, university and for life
Tougher HSC tests aim to lift NSW numeracy and literacy
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
HSC and better prepare our students for work, training, university and for life after school," Mr Piccoli said. The NSW Teachers Federation said the Federal Government must honour its commitment to fully fund the NSW Gonski reforms if the new... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Huge HSC overhaul to heap pressure on students from Year 9about modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectation
Huge HSC overhaul to heap pressure on students from Year 9
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
about modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectations," said Mr Piccoli. On Thursday, the NSW Teachers Federation said more funding was required to lift standards. "Gonski funding is essential if all students are to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Huge HSC overhaul to heap pressure on students from Year 9about modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectation
Huge HSC overhaul to heap pressure on students from Year 9
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 days ago
about modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectations," said Mr Piccoli. On Thursday, the NSW Teachers Federation said more funding was required to lift standards. "Gonski funding is essential if all students are to... Read more
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The Age
HSC: NSW government institutes compulsory literacy and numeracy test for all studentsabout modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectation
HSC: NSW government institutes compulsory literacy and numeracy test for all students
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
about modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectations," said Mr Piccoli. On Thursday, the NSW Teachers Federation said more funding was required to lift standards. "Gonski funding is essential if all students are to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
HSC: NSW government institutes compulsory literacy and numeracy test for all studentsabout modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectation
HSC: NSW government institutes compulsory literacy and numeracy test for all students
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
about modernising and making sure they keep up with parents' modern expectations," said Mr Piccoli. On Thursday, the NSW Teachers Federation said more funding was required to lift standards. "Gonski funding is essential if all students are to... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
The keyboards to the city74 Avenue. "I started Pianos On the Street because pianos and music are in my
The keyboards to the city
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
74 Avenue. "I started Pianos On the Street because pianos and music are in my blood, said Sean Pacey, founder of the Piano Teachers Federation and owner of Pacey's Pianos. "Giving local non-profit organizations the chance to gain public awareness... Read more
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Peace Arch News
The keyboards to the city74 Avenue. "I started Pianos On the Street because pianos and music are in my
The keyboards to the city
Peace Arch News / Posted 8 days ago
74 Avenue. "I started Pianos On the Street because pianos and music are in my blood, said Sean Pacey, founder of the Piano Teachers Federation and owner of Pacey's Pianos. "Giving local non-profit organizations the chance to gain public awareness... Read more
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Surrey Leader
The keyboards to the city74 Avenue. "I started Pianos On the Street because pianos and music are in my
The keyboards to the city
Surrey Leader / Posted 8 days ago
74 Avenue. "I started Pianos On the Street because pianos and music are in my blood, said Sean Pacey, founder of the Piano Teachers Federation and owner of Pacey's Pianos. "Giving local non-profit organizations the chance to gain public awareness... Read more
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Daily Liberal
TAFE director slams claimstraining for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the l
TAFE director slams claims
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
training for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the locally based TAFE organiser for the NSW Teachers Federation, had expressed her disappointment at the restructure. “This is yet another major disruption and you have... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
TAFE director slams claimstraining for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the l
TAFE director slams claims
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
training for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the locally based TAFE organiser for the NSW Teachers Federation, had expressed her disappointment at the restructure. “This is yet another major disruption and you have... Read more
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The Young Witness
TAFE director slams claimstraining for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the l
TAFE director slams claims
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
training for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the locally based TAFE organiser for the NSW Teachers Federation, had expressed her disappointment at the restructure. “This is yet another major disruption and you have... Read more
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Western Advocate
TAFE director slams claimstraining for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the l
TAFE director slams claims
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
training for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the locally based TAFE organiser for the NSW Teachers Federation, had expressed her disappointment at the restructure. “This is yet another major disruption and you have... Read more
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Daily Examiner
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closures, job lossesdirector Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold -
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closures, job losses
Daily Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
director Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold - the campus at Trenayr would be instead. NSW Teachers Federation acting president Denis Fitzgerald remains sceptical about the government's intentions. He said NSW TAFE... Read more
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Northern Star
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closures, job lossesdirector Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold -
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closures, job losses
Northern Star / Posted 11 days ago
director Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold - the campus at Trenayr would be instead. NSW Teachers Federation acting president Denis Fitzgerald remains sceptical about the government's intentions. He said NSW TAFE... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Riverside teachers suspended in test flap win back their jobsevent,” resulting in misunderstandings “that quickly led to rigidity verging on
Riverside teachers suspended in test flap win back their jobs
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
event,” resulting in misunderstandings “that quickly led to rigidity verging on rigor mortis.” Philip Rumore, Buffalo Teachers Federation president, estimated that, with the payment of salaries and benefits to the five teachers, plus their... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
TAFE director slams claimstraining for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the l
TAFE director slams claims
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
training for the jobs of the future.” Earlier this week Kathy Nicholson, the locally based TAFE organiser for the NSW Teachers Federation, had expressed her disappointment at the restructure. “This is yet another major disruption and you have... Read more
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Daily Examiner
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closuresdirector Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold -
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closures
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
director Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold - the campus at Trenayr would be instead. NSW Teachers Federation acting president Denis Fitzgerald remains sceptical about the government's intentions. He said NSW TAFE... Read more
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Northern Star
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closuresdirector Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold -
TAFE overhaul sparks fears of closures
Northern Star / Posted 13 days ago
director Elizabeth McGregor in September suggested Maclean would not be sold - the campus at Trenayr would be instead. NSW Teachers Federation acting president Denis Fitzgerald remains sceptical about the government's intentions. He said NSW TAFE... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Campus ‘to stay’Mr Barilaro said the funds from any assets that were sold would go “back into h
Campus ‘to stay’
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
Mr Barilaro said the funds from any assets that were sold would go “back into high tech, modern teaching facilities”. NSW Teachers Federation organiser for Dubbo Duncan McDonald said the biggest problem facing VET was that it had become... Read more
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The Young Witness
TAFE reforms may see jobs cutFears back-office jobs will be cut and campuses will be sold in a major restruc
TAFE reforms may see jobs cut
The Young Witness / Posted 13 days ago
Fears back-office jobs will be cut and campuses will be sold in a major restructure “and modernisation” of TAFE. THE NSW Teachers Federation wants a guarantee from the state government there will be no cuts to teacher and backroom jobs in TAFE... Read more
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Kiama Independent
TAFE changes ‘don’t deal with fundamental problem’NSW Teachers Federation's TAFE organiser fears for jobs, future of campuses. N
TAFE changes ‘don’t deal with fundamental problem’
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 days ago
NSW Teachers Federation's TAFE organiser fears for jobs, future of campuses. NSW Teachers Federation TAFE organiser Rob Long. Picture: Andy Zakeli The union representing TAFE teaching staff has stressed concern the government’s reform of the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Hopes for TAFE hub: Tamworth and Armidale vie to get base statuscosts, and underutilised assets would be sold off. Kathy Nicholson, the locall
Hopes for TAFE hub: Tamworth and Armidale vie to get base status
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
costs, and underutilised assets would be sold off. Kathy Nicholson, the locally based TAFE organiser for the NSW Teachers Federation, said the announcement was disappointing but not unexpected, given the release of a consultant’s report... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Jobs to go in TAFE reformTHE NSW Teachers Federation wants a guarantee from the state government there w
Jobs to go in TAFE reform
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
THE NSW Teachers Federation wants a guarantee from the state government there will be no cuts to teacher and backroom jobs in Western NSW. THE NSW Teachers Federation wants a guarantee from the state government there will be no cuts to teacher and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Jobs to go in TAFE reformTHE NSW Teachers Federation wants a guarantee from the state government there w
Jobs to go in TAFE reform
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
THE NSW Teachers Federation wants a guarantee from the state government there will be no cuts to teacher and backroom jobs in Western NSW. THE NSW Teachers Federation wants a guarantee there will be no cuts to TAFE teacher and backroom jobs in... Read more
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News.com.au
Jobs on the line at TAFE NSWwhile 12 new digital learning centres will be built at unconfirmed locations ac
Jobs on the line at TAFE NSW
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
while 12 new digital learning centres will be built at unconfirmed locations across the state. Acting President of the NSW Teachers Federation Denis Fitzgerald believes the increase in online learning flies in the face of the TAFE NSW... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
TAFE restructure slammed by teachers' unionfrom campuses across the region has been slammed by union representatives, with
TAFE restructure slammed by teachers' union
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
from campuses across the region has been slammed by union representatives, with a warning it’s just the beginning. NSW Teachers’ Federation TAFE organiser Kathy Nicholson, who lives in Inverell, said the full-time positions were in the areas of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
TAFE changes ‘don’t deal with fundamental problem’NSW Teachers Federation's TAFE organiser fears for jobs, future of campuses. N
TAFE changes ‘don’t deal with fundamental problem’
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 days ago
NSW Teachers Federation's TAFE organiser fears for jobs, future of campuses. NSW Teachers Federation TAFE organiser Rob Long. Picture: Andy Zakeli The union representing TAFE staff has stressed concern the government’s reform of the vocational... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
TAFE changes ‘don’t deal with fundamental problem’NSW Teachers Federation's TAFE organiser fears for jobs, future of campuses. N
TAFE changes ‘don’t deal with fundamental problem’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
NSW Teachers Federation's TAFE organiser fears for jobs, future of campuses. NSW Teachers Federation TAFE organiser Rob Long. Picture: Andy Zakeli The union representing TAFE staff has stressed concern the government’s reform of the vocational... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Troublesome TAFE IT system scrappedthe future," Mr Barilaro said. "The challenge is ... to make sure that we actu
Troublesome TAFE IT system scrapped
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
the future," Mr Barilaro said. "The challenge is ... to make sure that we actually get a system that allows us to grow." Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheronsaid the Government had been in denial about the efficiency of the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Gonski campaign ‘success’of the July 2 poll on a knife edge for more than a week – the Coalition was ret
Gonski campaign ‘success’
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 days ago
of the July 2 poll on a knife edge for more than a week – the Coalition was returned by a slim majority yesterday – the NSW Teachers Federation, Australian Education Union and the NSW Federation of P&Cs have claimed it as a “win for education”,... Read more
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The Age
NSW government prison teachers plan labelled 'an abdication of hope'admitting you're turning prisons into a place not of rehabilitation but just wa
NSW government prison teachers plan labelled 'an abdication of hope'
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
admitting you're turning prisons into a place not of rehabilitation but just warehousing people," Mr Casey said. The NSW Teachers Federation is taking Corrective Services to the NSW Industrial Relations Commission over the plan to cut jobs. The... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Feel like working into the golden years?their membership, officials say Thames Valley District school board’s 199 empl
Feel like working into the golden years?
Sarnia Observer / Posted 18 days ago
their membership, officials say Thames Valley District school board’s 199 employees over 65 are a mix of a classroom teachers, administrators and support staff, spokesperson Tania Testa says. Neither London-area board hires retirees for... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Feel like working into the golden years?their membership, officials say Thames Valley District school board’s 199 empl
Feel like working into the golden years?
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 18 days ago
their membership, officials say Thames Valley District school board’s 199 employees over 65 are a mix of a classroom teachers, administrators and support staff, spokesperson Tania Testa says. Neither London-area board hires retirees for... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Feel like working into the golden years?their membership, officials say Thames Valley District school board’s 199 empl
Feel like working into the golden years?
Chatham Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
their membership, officials say Thames Valley District school board’s 199 employees over 65 are a mix of a classroom teachers, administrators and support staff, spokesperson Tania Testa says. Neither London-area board hires retirees for... Read more
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Hamilton News
Dancing in the streets: Time for our comfort to be afflictedsometimes how queer families roll. We showed up and found some banners and flag
Dancing in the streets: Time for our comfort to be afflicted
Hamilton News / Posted 19 days ago
sometimes how queer families roll. We showed up and found some banners and flags we felt connected to, like the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario and Nellie's Shelter, and joined in among their supporters. The Dyke March is not a... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Canada Post and union have it far too oftenseems like a certainty. We will, of course, be pleasantly surprised if doesn’t
Canada Post and union have it far too often
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
seems like a certainty. We will, of course, be pleasantly surprised if doesn’t happen. But, like the BCTF (BC Teachers Federation) and the provincial government, Canada Post and its workers share a genetic imperative to “have it out”... Read more
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Brisbane Times
TAFE NSW paid more than $90,000 for 'flawed' Boston Consulting Group reportreport to support its privatisation plans. What makes this case unique is that
TAFE NSW paid more than $90,000 for 'flawed' Boston Consulting Group report
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 days ago
report to support its privatisation plans. What makes this case unique is that we now know the report was backdated." NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron​ said the Boston Consulting report was "an appalling waste of money for a... Read more
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WA Today
TAFE NSW paid more than $90,000 for 'flawed' Boston Consulting Group reportreport to support its privatisation plans. What makes this case unique is that
TAFE NSW paid more than $90,000 for 'flawed' Boston Consulting Group report
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
report to support its privatisation plans. What makes this case unique is that we now know the report was backdated." NSW Teachers Federation president Maurie Mulheron​ said the Boston Consulting report was "an appalling waste of money for a... Read more
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