Wet, wet, wet – but Port Macquarie’s set for Gonski fightMarch 16, 2017
Torrential rain (and even the lack of a Gonski Bus!) could not stop more than 80 teachers, parents and community members from attending The Great Gonski Gathering in Port Macquarie yesterday.
200 parents hear Gonski good news as MP pledges supportMarch 15, 2017
Member for Macarthur, Labor’s Dr Mike Freelander pledged to fight for Gonski school funding to be continued in full at a local launch of the AEU’s Getting Results 2 publication at Sarah Redfern High School in Minto, in Sydney’s West. “I understand how Gonski funding makes a difference to schools,” Dr Freelander said, as Federation members explained to parents of students the crucial benefits Gonski funding had brought to Sarah Redfern High.
More than 50pc of students struggling in under-resourced schools: reportMarch 15, 2017
International data released today proves that Gonski is working and highlights the recklessness of Malcolm Turnbull’s $29 million cuts to education. The PISA and TIMSS data released today prove that adequately resourcing schools leads to better student performance.
Gonski-rich Parkes seat hears Federation’s messageMarch 15, 2017
Splashes of green across the state’s north and central west marked Federation action in support of continued Gonski funding as members turned out from the Dubbo, Nyngan, Bourke and Walgett Teachers Associations to harness community support for the needs-based funding.
Knowing your students' passions helps to engage them in learningMarch 13, 2017
Getting to know your students is key to engaging them, the SBS Insight program "A Teacher Changed My Life" illustrated last week.
Attention! NSW Gonski Bus tour detailsMarch 10, 2017
Listed here are the Gonski Bus activities planned for your area. Buses will enter NSW from Queensland (the northern bus) and Victoria (the southern bus).
Strength comes from collective voice, conference hearsMarch 10, 2017
Gonski bus campaign to fight Malcolm Turnbull’s cutsMarch 01, 2017
The AEU’s “I Give a Gonski” Campaign will launch a national bus tour in Adelaide and Brisbane today to highlight the great results Gonski funding is delivering to schools and the threat to students from Malcolm Turnbull’s plan to scrap Gonski after this year. The Adelaide bus will be launched by South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill, and the Brisbane bus by Queensland Education Minister Kate Jones.