Staffing relief for drought-affected schoolsAugust 16, 2018
Federation has successfully achieved a staffing moratorium for drought-affected public schools.
Meal allowance claim formsAugust 15, 2018
Teachers working outside usual hours now have a mechanism for claiming a meal allowance directly from the Department of Education.
Independent expert review of NAPLAN operations establishedAugust 15, 2018
Following further controversies surrounding NAPLAN an independent external expert review of NAPLAN has been established.
Turnbull Government to send unqualified teachers into classroomsAugust 03, 2018
Phonics research review confirms NSW syllabus approachJuly 30, 2018
In response to the increasingly politicised arguments regarding the teaching of reading in schools, Federation commissioned Professor of Teacher Education and the Arts at the University of Sydney, Robyn Ewing, to publish a review of relevant research into teaching reading and literacy, and the role phonics plays within it.
Local unity essential in global fight against school privatisationJuly 13, 2018
The rise in commercialisation of public schools around the world must be opposed through union solidarity, according to Education International project director Angelo Gavrielatos.
Quality school infrastructure — an issue for state and federal governmentsJuly 12, 2018
Federation rejects the unilateral imposition of open-space learning on new and existing schools.
Salaries and funding among campaign issues for NSW state electionJuly 11, 2018
Federation will campaign for a significant breakthrough in teacher salaries in the next award — without trade-offs — Federation’s Annual Conference determined.