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Northern Daily Leader
Funding plan more ‘vandalism’ in TAFEA FEDERAL government proposal to take over TAFE funding from the states would h
Funding plan more ‘vandalism’ in TAFE
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
A FEDERAL government proposal to take over TAFE funding from the states would have serious consequences for the New England region, the NSW Teachers Federation says. A FEDERAL government proposal to take over TAFE funding from the states would have... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Parents resort to pulling special-needs children from resource-starved schoolsLast year Karen Copeland hit a breaking point when her 13-year-old son was put
Parents resort to pulling special-needs children from resource-starved schools
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Last year Karen Copeland hit a breaking point when her 13-year-old son was put on a waiting list for the educational support he needed. Education assistants, who provide support to students with special needs, were scaled back at his Abbotsford,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
NYSUT Sues State Education Department Over Teacher Improvement PlansNYSUT is alleging the state Education Department's decision to move the teacher
NYSUT Sues State Education Department Over Teacher Improvement Plans
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
NYSUT is alleging the state Education Department's decision to move the teacher improvement plans into the management realm violates the Taylor Law. The Taylor Law regulates the contracts and negotiations of public employees. In January, the Board... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ NotebookOLAF FUB SEZ: A thought for the primary season from Adlai Stevenson, three time
Reporters’ Notebook
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
OLAF FUB SEZ: A thought for the primary season from Adlai Stevenson, three times a candidate for the Oval Office and born on this date in 1900, “The best reason I can think of for not running for president of the United States is that you have to... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Big adjustment for refugee childrenMoving to the Quinte area after having lived in a Middle Eastern refugee camp c
Big adjustment for refugee children
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 3 days ago
Moving to the Quinte area after having lived in a Middle Eastern refugee camp can be quite a culture shock, especially for children. A workshop put on by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is hoping to give local teacher’s the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo speaks on merger proposalMorning headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Good morning and
Dubbo speaks on merger proposal
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
Morning headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Good morning and welcome to the Morning Grill - it's Friday! You are here today with Faye from Dubbo for your early look at what's making news. We feature your amazing photos in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Proposal likely to hit regional TAFEs hardestThe NSW Teachers Federation has concerns about further deregulation of TAFE, bu
Proposal likely to hit regional TAFEs hardest
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
The NSW Teachers Federation has concerns about further deregulation of TAFE, but Parkes MP Mark Coulton says it is time to talk about it. THE NSW Teachers Federation has concerns about further deregulation of TAFE, but Parkes MP Mark Coulton says it... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
State-of-the-art virtual game at Rainbow Ridge offers practice, lessons – Manitoulin ExpositorRainbow Ridge Golf Course General Manager John Dubé demonstrates the course’s n
State-of-the-art virtual game at Rainbow Ridge offers practice, lessons – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
Rainbow Ridge Golf Course General Manager John Dubé demonstrates the course’s new state-of-the-art indoor digital course. photo by Robin Burridge ASSIGINACK—Snowing? Raining? Windy? Or just looking for some indoor fun? The new Rainbow Ridge Golf... Read more
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The Courier
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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The Young Witness
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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Western Advocate
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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Kiama Independent
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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Manning River Times
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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The North West Star
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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Daily Liberal
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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The Border Mail
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policyA NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal gover
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policy
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's administration of the scandal-ridden private vocational education sector. In an exclusive interview, NSW Minister for Skills and Industry John Barilaro told... Read more
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The Border Mail
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
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WA Today
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policyA NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal gover
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policy
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's administration of the scandal-ridden private vocational education sector. In an exclusive interview, NSW Minister for Skills and Industry John Barilaro told... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
19 related stories
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The Young Witness
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
19 related stories
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Western Advocate
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
19 related stories
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Daily Liberal
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
19 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policyA NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal gover
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's administration of the scandal-ridden private vocational education sector. In an exclusive interview, NSW Minister for Skills and Industry John Barilaro told... Read more
19 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policyAs public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched
TAFE: NSW Skills Minister John Barilaro slams federal government on education policy
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
As public debt blows out to an expected $4 billion, a NSW minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's handling of the private education sector. A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal... Read more
19 related stories
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The Age
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policyA NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal gover
'I can't believe what they have done': NSW Minister slams federal government on education policy
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
A NSW government minister has launched a blistering attack on the federal government's administration of the scandal-ridden private vocational education sector. In an exclusive interview, NSW Minister for Skills and Industry John Barilaro told... Read more
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BC Local News
Parksville Qualicum Beach teachers say requests from parents denied re: FSA testsLocal teachers renewed a call last week for a change to the Foundation Skills A
Parksville Qualicum Beach teachers say requests from parents denied re: FSA tests
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Local teachers renewed a call last week for a change to the Foundation Skills Assessment (FSA) tests administered to local students. They may not have much longer to wait. Norberta Heinrichs, president of the Mount Arrowsmith Teachers' Association,... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Parksville Qualicum Beach teachers say requests from parents denied re: FSA testsLocal teachers renewed a call last week for a change to the Foundation Skills A
Parksville Qualicum Beach teachers say requests from parents denied re: FSA tests
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 5 days ago
Local teachers renewed a call last week for a change to the Foundation Skills Assessment (FSA) tests administered to local students. They may not have much longer to wait. Norberta Heinrichs, president of the Mount Arrowsmith Teachers' Association,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Education is not a political playthingWith the new school year under way all things educational are a focus and marke
Education is not a political plaything
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
With the new school year under way all things educational are a focus and marked clearly on the 2016 blackboard is the question of Gonski school funding commitments. With the new school year under way all things educational are a focus and marked... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra kids head back to school: reader photosHundreds of students across the Illawarra headed back to school on Thursday. Ch
Illawarra kids head back to school: reader photos
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Hundreds of students across the Illawarra headed back to school on Thursday. Check out some of the pics. Students in their thousands started returning to Illawarra primary schools on Thursday. Many thousands more will be kicking off their year at... Read more
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Daily Liberal
CHILDCARE PACKAGE LIKELY TO HURT SINGLE-INCOME FAMILIES | The Morning Grill, Tuesday, February 2Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning and
CHILDCARE PACKAGE LIKELY TO HURT SINGLE-INCOME FAMILIES | The Morning Grill, Tuesday, February 2
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning and welcome to the Morning Grill this Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Jen here with you on this chilly morning to bring you up-to-date with the latest news, sport and weather from... Read more
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Daily Liberal
No commitment to Gonski: Coulton dismisses Teachers Federation's concerns over fundingThe region's schools will not be worse off financially according to Parkes MP M
No commitment to Gonski: Coulton dismisses Teachers Federation's concerns over funding
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
The region's schools will not be worse off financially according to Parkes MP Mark Coulton, despite claims by the NSW Teachers Federation. THE region's schools will not be worse off financially according to Parkes MP Mark Coulton, despite claims by... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Local TAFE in hot seat over job cutsTHE teachers federation will meet with TAFE executives this week amid fears 22
Local TAFE in hot seat over job cuts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
THE teachers federation will meet with TAFE executives this week amid fears 22 jobs are to be cut from support services across New England campuses. THE teachers federation will meet with TAFE executives this week amid fears 22 jobs are to be cut... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
TAFE Illawarra support staff to go: unionUnion fighting to save positions, at risk due to changes to TAFE’s learner supp
TAFE Illawarra support staff to go: union
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Union fighting to save positions, at risk due to changes to TAFE’s learner support services, at campuses across the region. Planned TAFE Illawarra job cuts would spell the end of specialised help for disadvantaged students, the teachers’ union... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC coursesA third of HSC students took at least one vocational training subject in 2014.
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC courses
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
A third of HSC students took at least one vocational training subject in 2014. Photo: Jim Rice The Baird government will ramp up the privatisation of vocational training in schools, encouraging private training colleges to deliver Higher School... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC coursesPrivate training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC courses
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Private training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate subjects to school students from next year. The Baird government will ramp up the privatisation of vocational training in schools, encouraging private training colleges... Read more
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The Young Witness
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC coursesPrivate training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC courses
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
Private training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate subjects to school students from next year. The Baird government will ramp up the privatisation of vocational training in schools, encouraging private training colleges... Read more
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Western Advocate
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC coursesPrivate training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC courses
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Private training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate subjects to school students from next year. The Baird government will ramp up the privatisation of vocational training in schools, encouraging private training colleges... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC coursesPrivate training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC courses
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
Private training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate subjects to school students from next year. The Baird government will ramp up the privatisation of vocational training in schools, encouraging private training colleges... Read more
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The Border Mail
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC coursesPrivate training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate
Concern as private training colleges to compete with TAFE to teach HSC courses
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Private training colleges will be invited to deliver Higher School Certificate subjects to school students from next year. The Baird government will ramp up the privatisation of vocational training in schools, encouraging private training colleges... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo teachers union rejects School Board’s offer of 10 percent raiseThe Buffalo Teachers Federation unanimously rejected the Board of Education’s l
Buffalo teachers union rejects School Board’s offer of 10 percent raise
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
The Buffalo Teachers Federation unanimously rejected the Board of Education’s latest contract proposal, which called for a 10 percent increase in teacher salaries. The BTF called the district’s offer “insulting and demeaning.” “Teachers were... Read more
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Daily Liberal
College principal denies teachers can’t be promotedWhatever the future holds for Dubbo College it won’t be the status quo. Fending
College principal denies teachers can’t be promoted
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
Whatever the future holds for Dubbo College it won’t be the status quo. Fending off criticism that the college structure should return to a comprehensive Year 7 to 12 school, Barry Foster, the relieving college principal, said those arguments were... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
An investment in our futureSOMEWHERE in all the rhetoric of Gonski, the essential and underlying elements
An investment in our future
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
SOMEWHERE in all the rhetoric of Gonski, the essential and underlying elements of the schools funding model are being lost. Our kids. Their education. Their futures in what we’ve all too often referred to as the “lucky country”. SOMEWHERE in all the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Hillvue example a lesson in Gonski funding importanceTAMWORTH’S Hillvue Public School has been used by NSW Education Minister Adrian
Hillvue example a lesson in Gonski funding importance
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
TAMWORTH’S Hillvue Public School has been used by NSW Education Minister Adrian Piccoli to highlight the importance of the federal government matching Labor’s committment on Gonski funding for Australian schools. LESSONS: Hillvue Public School has... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Gonski will 'mark turnaround' for LaborThe Shadow Minister for Cities Anthony Albanese says Labor's pledge to give $37
Gonski will 'mark turnaround' for Labor
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
The Shadow Minister for Cities Anthony Albanese says Labor's pledge to give $37 billion to schools will boost the party's political fortunes. Mr Albanese told Sky News Labor's big-spending announcement will 'mark a turnaround' in the polls for the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Illawarra kids head back to school: reader photosHundreds of students across the Illawarra headed back to school on Thursday. Ch
Illawarra kids head back to school: reader photos
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
Hundreds of students across the Illawarra headed back to school on Thursday. Check out some of the pics. Students in their thousands started returning to Illawarra primary schools on Thursday. Many thousands more will be kicking off their year at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Thousands back to schoolStudents in their thousands started returning to Illawarra primary schools on T
Thousands back to school
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
Students in their thousands started returning to Illawarra primary schools on Thursday. Students in their thousands started returning to Illawarra primary schools on Thursday. Many thousands more will be kicking off their year at high schools... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo School Board’s contract offer to teachers includes 10% pay raiseAn update on contract negotiations with the Buffalo Teachers Federation took ce
Buffalo School Board’s contract offer to teachers includes 10% pay raise
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
An update on contract negotiations with the Buffalo Teachers Federation took center stage at Wednesday’s meeting of the School Board. Major points in the school district’s most recent proposal include a 10 percent increase in teacher salaries... Read more
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