ACARA is either incapable or uninterested in protecting our studentsMay 06, 2020
May Day — a day of virtual workers’ struggleMay 04, 2020
International Workers Day, 1 May, was this year celebrated virtually, with members from many unions connecting to an event hosted by the Unions NSW May Day Committee.
Union pulled together as ‘Spanish flu’ hitApril 29, 2020
The birth of Federation just over 101 years ago was shaped amid similarly extreme and uncertain times as is the case with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Teachers rock as term 2 rolls outApril 28, 2020
Teachers returned to NSW schools to commence a difficult term on Monday with a spring in their step, overwhelmed by messages of support and recognition for their work from personalities, luminaries and parents around the country.
Staffing Agreement signals union winApril 24, 2020
While Federation has pursued the health and safety, industrial, employment and professional rights of teachers during this pandemic, the union has also secured a new 2020/21 Staffing Agreement that will commence day one, term 2.
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Union secures guarantees for casual and temporary staffApril 21, 2020
After successful representations to the Department of Education, Federation has secured employment certainty for casual and temporary teachers amid the COVID-19 crisis.
Union will not forget bushfire-affected communitiesApril 15, 2020
Federation has refused to allow the escalating coronavirus pandemic to overshadow the response to last summer’s devastating bushfire season and the impact on our school and TAFE communities.
Staggered return to ‘normal’April 14, 2020
The return to school after health restrictions begin to lift should be managed in stages, starting with kindergarten and year 12, Federation President Angelo Gavrielatos has proposed.
New York City Reports 50 Educators Lost To CoronavirusApril 14, 2020
The New York City Department of Education has reported at least 50 employees have died in recent weeks due to suspected or confirmed cases of the coronavirus, according to education blog Chalkbeat.
Hope for beyond the health crisisApril 12, 2020
Federation is already working on how it will respond to the political and economic challenges that will face public education, teachers and students in the post-pandemic period.
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