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Daily Liberal
The schools that could swing the federal electionand teachers whose political antennae could be trained on education policy. Rea
The schools that could swing the federal election
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
and teachers whose political antennae could be trained on education policy. ReachTEL polling commissioned by the NSW Teachers Federation last month showed a majority of voters (between 52 and 58 per cent) in Macquarie, Lindsay and four other... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Jail teachers battle continuesover planned cuts to jobs for jail educators across the state. The New England
Jail teachers battle continues
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
over planned cuts to jobs for jail educators across the state. The New England region won’t be unaffected either, with the Teachers Federation confirming three jobs from the Tamworth Correctional Centre and three from the Glen Innes centre are on... Read more
5d
Daily Liberal
Jury is out on school changesTeachers Federation unsure about proposed changes to education authority The D
Jury is out on school changes
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
Teachers Federation unsure about proposed changes to education authority The Dubbo branch of the Teachers Federation has cautioned the government against any rash changes to the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (BOSTES). NSW... Read more
6d
The Tyee
Critical Services Suffering in BC’s So-Called Great Economyhave 256 schools been closed throughout the province in the past 14 years and 9
Critical Services Suffering in BC’s So-Called Great Economy
The Tyee / Posted 6 days ago
have 256 schools been closed throughout the province in the past 14 years and 98 of those since 2010, according to the BC Teachers’ Federation? Vancouver’s school board decides this year if it will close 12 schools, all but one on the east side,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Labor, union ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claim: TAFEbutchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a
Labor, union ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claim: TAFE
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
butchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a grilling by Labor politicians and the NSW Teachers Federation (NSWTF) this week, amid revelations the Baird government’s reform of the sector had left students... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Labor, union ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claim: TAFEbutchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a
Labor, union ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claim: TAFE
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
butchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a grilling by Labor politicians and the NSW Teachers Federation (NSWTF) this week, amid revelations the Baird government’s reform of the sector had left students... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Labor ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claim: TAFEbutchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a
Labor ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claim: TAFE
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
butchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a grilling by Labor politicians and the NSW Teachers Federation (NSWTF) this week, amid revelations the Baird government’s reform of the sector had left students... Read more
5 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Labor ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claims: TAFEbutchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a
Labor ‘cooked up’ meat-less butchery claims: TAFE
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
butchery students. The vocational education and training provider was given a grilling by Labor politicians and the NSW Teachers Federation (NSWTF) this week, amid revelations the Baird government’s reform of the sector had left students... Read more
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7d
Kiama Independent
Meat-less butchery students in ‘broken TAFE system’: Laborand Skilled reforms were to blame. “Smart and Skilled funding basically doesn’
Meat-less butchery students in ‘broken TAFE system’: Labor
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
and Skilled reforms were to blame. “Smart and Skilled funding basically doesn’t cover the cost of teaching students,” NSW Teachers Federation organiser Adam Curlis said. “You've got sections like butchery where they don’t have enough money to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Meat-less butchery students in ‘broken TAFE system’: Laborand Skilled reforms were to blame. “Smart and Skilled funding basically doesn’
Meat-less butchery students in ‘broken TAFE system’: Labor
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
and Skilled reforms were to blame. “Smart and Skilled funding basically doesn’t cover the cost of teaching students,” NSW Teachers Federation organiser Adam Curlis said. “You've got sections like butchery where they don’t have enough money to... Read more
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7d
Northern Daily Leader
New education authority in NSW with power to close schools and run inspectionsa compliance role to look more at the impact of the teaching in the schools is
New education authority in NSW with power to close schools and run inspections
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
a compliance role to look more at the impact of the teaching in the schools is a really good thing," he said. But the NSW Teachers Federation was not nearly as enthusiastic, saying it "noted" the release and would have more to say after closely... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Backlash over prison cutsplans to remove educators from the prison system with six jobs in jeopardy acro
Backlash over prison cuts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
plans to remove educators from the prison system with six jobs in jeopardy across the North West. In a move which has NSW Teachers Federation representatives fuming, the government announced it would outsource the delivery of teaching in... Read more
9d
The Buffalo News
Rumore wants new teachers pact within first month of schooldistrict’s response was more guarded: “The District considers it a priority to
Rumore wants new teachers pact within first month of school
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
district’s response was more guarded: “The District considers it a priority to continue to negotiate with the Buffalo Teachers Federation, in good faith, a contract that is in the best interest of our students and teachers. As stated in the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo teachers contract dispute over the yearsbut contract talks remain stalled It is not unusual for contract talks between
Buffalo teachers contract dispute over the years
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
but contract talks remain stalled It is not unusual for contract talks between the Buffalo Public Schools and the Buffalo Teachers Federation to drag on for years. But the latest stretch spans a decade marked by economic and educational... Read more
10d
Sydney Morning Herald
A new, beefed-up authority will have power to close schools in NSWa compliance role to look more at the impact of the teaching in the schools is
A new, beefed-up authority will have power to close schools in NSW
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
a compliance role to look more at the impact of the teaching in the schools is a really good thing," he said. But the NSW Teachers Federation was not nearly as enthusiastic, saying it "noted" the release and would have more to say after closely... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Union stands firm on cutsTAMWORTH and Glen Innes educators are standing firm with the Teachers’ Federati
Union stands firm on cuts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
TAMWORTH and Glen Innes educators are standing firm with the Teachers’ Federation, as the State Government moves to axe more than 100 teaching jobs from the prison system across NSW. TAMWORTH and Glen Innes educators are standing firm with the... Read more
15d
Western Advocate
Jail teachers protest over job lossesqualified teachers with trainers from registered training organisations will ha
Jail teachers protest over job losses
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
qualified teachers with trainers from registered training organisations will have a detrimental effect on prisoners. NSW Teachers Federation (NSWTF) Bathurst representative Kristy Donlan said teaching in the prison system was very complex and... Read more
15d
Western Advocate
Jail teachers protest over job lossesqualified teachers with trainers from registered training organisations will ha
Jail teachers protest over job losses
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
qualified teachers with trainers from registered training organisations will have a detrimental effect on prisoners. NSW Teachers Federation (NSWTF) Bathurst representative Kristy Donlan said teaching in the prison system was very complex and... Read more
16d
The Globe and Mail
Why some public schools are cutting their summers shortamong educators and parents over how much time kids should spend in the classro
Why some public schools are cutting their summers short
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
among educators and parents over how much time kids should spend in the classroom and how much they should spend free of teachers and homework. Veer is convinced that a month off in the summer is all he needs. He spent it taking trips to the... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Emotional' workshop on residential schools preps teachers for fall classeswith her husband Darryl, who teaches high school at Jacob Hespeler in Cambridge
'Emotional' workshop on residential schools preps teachers for fall classes
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
with her husband Darryl, who teaches high school at Jacob Hespeler in Cambridge. The course was offered through the Ontario Teachers Federation Summer Institute. It took place at Algonquin College in Ottawa and was facilitated by the group Facing... Read more
19d
New Kerala
16 lakh UP government employees go on three-day strike - newkerala.com #102988three-day strike on Wednesday. The strike has been called by the State Employe
16 lakh UP government employees go on three-day strike - newkerala.com #102988
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
three-day strike on Wednesday. The strike has been called by the State Employees Joint Council and Uttar Pradesh Secondary Teachers Federation and is supported by more than 250 employees and teachers organisations. The strike is likely to cripple... Read more
19d
Northern Daily Leader
Backlash over prison cutsmeet in protest on Thursday, over State Government plans to remove educators fr
Backlash over prison cuts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 19 days ago
meet in protest on Thursday, over State Government plans to remove educators from the prison system. In a move which has Teachers Federation representatives fuming, the Government announced it would outsource the delivery of teaching in... Read more
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19d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Teaching staff to go in major overhaul of NSW prison educationaccountability, and helping to meet a commitment to reduce adult reoffending by
Teaching staff to go in major overhaul of NSW prison education
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
accountability, and helping to meet a commitment to reduce adult reoffending by five per cent by 2019. The NSW Teachers Federation has labelled the plan "appalling", and said the teachers provided a critical opportunity for prisoners to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ontario unions behind 94 per cent of third-party ad spending in past three electionsand spent a little under $450,000 in the election. It was funded by the United
Ontario unions behind 94 per cent of third-party ad spending in past three elections
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
and spent a little under $450,000 in the election. It was funded by the United Steelworkers, the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation and Local 113 of the Amalgamated Transit Union, which represents Toronto Transit Commission... Read more
20d
The Globe and Mail
The players involved in Ontario's third-party campaign advertisingand Roofers’ Conference ($145,000) and the United Association ($100,000.) Seve
The players involved in Ontario's third-party campaign advertising
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
and Roofers’ Conference ($145,000) and the United Association ($100,000.) Several public-sector unions – most notably teachers’ associations – also helped fund Working Families: The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association gave $500,000,... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Summer learningthree-week long program, which started this week, includes more than 150 Barrie
Summer learning
Barrie Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
three-week long program, which started this week, includes more than 150 Barrie and area students along with seven teachers and seven instructional assistants helping students to hone their numeracy skills through STEAM. James Dobson,... Read more
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The Courier
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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The Young Witness
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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Western Advocate
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
Western Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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Kiama Independent
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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Manning River Times
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
Manning River Times / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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The North West Star
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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Daily Liberal
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
Daily Liberal / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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The Border Mail
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalatesfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NAPLAN war of words over funding escalates
The Border Mail / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW Education minister Adrian Piccoli defends Gonski funding after flat NAPLAN resultsfound support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools
NSW Education minister Adrian Piccoli defends Gonski funding after flat NAPLAN results
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
found support from education experts, including the Grattan Institute's schools program director Peter Goss, and the NSW Teachers Federation. Its acting president Gary Zadkovich said "to say Gonski funding is not lifting results is like calling... Read more
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27d
Kiama Independent
Balanced development a priority for council ticketon the ticket. He has worked as a teacher in tourism, hospitality and event man
Balanced development a priority for council ticket
Kiama Independent / Posted 27 days ago
on the ticket. He has worked as a teacher in tourism, hospitality and event management with TAFE, while also serving as Teachers Federation Representative. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel with the Army and has seen overseas service in... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
'I felt like I was floating in space'said. “It feels like you've become the ripple,” Smith agreed. Karen Littlewoo
'I felt like I was floating in space'
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 28 days ago
said. “It feels like you've become the ripple,” Smith agreed. Karen Littlewood, president of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation, says she's lucky to have her office in the same plaza. “I tried it because I can't get my head to... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
'I felt like I was floating in space'said. “It feels like you've become the ripple,” Smith agreed. Karen Littlewoo
'I felt like I was floating in space'
Barrie Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
said. “It feels like you've become the ripple,” Smith agreed. Karen Littlewood, president of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation, says she's lucky to have her office in the same plaza. “I tried it because I can't get my head to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Government 'divided' on jail jobsteaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him
Government 'divided' on jail jobs
Daily Liberal / Posted 30 days ago
teaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him but others in the Department," she said. "It's a huge system." The Teachers Federation has provided information to Ms Goward, which she said she was happy to re... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Government 'divided' on jail jobsteaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him
Government 'divided' on jail jobs
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
teaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him but others in the Department," she said. "It's a huge system." The Teachers Federation has provided information to Ms Goward, which she said she was happy to re... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Government 'divided' on jail jobsteaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him
Government 'divided' on jail jobs
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 30 days ago
teaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him but others in the Department," she said. "It's a huge system." The Teachers Federation has provided information to Ms Goward, which she said she was happy to re... Read more
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The Young Witness
Government 'divided' on jail jobsteaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him
Government 'divided' on jail jobs
The Young Witness / Posted 30 days ago
teaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him but others in the Department," she said. "It's a huge system." The Teachers Federation has provided information to Ms Goward, which she said she was happy to re... Read more
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Western Advocate
Government 'divided' on jail jobsteaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him
Government 'divided' on jail jobs
Western Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
teaching week. "If the Minister didn't know that, it's not a reflection on him but others in the Department," she said. "It's a huge system." The Teachers Federation has provided information to Ms Goward, which she said she was happy to re... Read more
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