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Schools The President writes

When you fail teachers, you fail children

When you fail teachers, you fail children June 22, 2022

Schools The President writes

When you fail teachers, you fail children

We are in serious danger of burning out a generation of teachers, lost through overwork and disenchantment with the way their focus is constantly taken from their students to a mind-numbing amount of administration and compliance work. They also see a government in denial, unwilling to stand up for the profession or address the root causes of the shortages: the uncompetitive salaries and crippling workloads that are turning people away from teaching.

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Principals and teachers from government and Catholic schools in NSW are striking today over the worsening teacher shortages which are affecting the education of children across the state.
June 30, 2022
Teachers and principals have reported mass disruptions to student learning in NSW public schools due to worsening teacher shortages.
June 26, 2022

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The NSW Teachers Federation joins other unions around the world including Education International (EI), the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), civil society organisations, and the global community in condemning the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
March 19, 2022
Candidates must be financial members of the Australian Education Union NSW Teachers Federation Branch as at 29 November 2021 and must be nominated by at least two financial members of Australian Education Union NSW Teachers Federation Branch.
November 29, 2021
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