Our students cannot wait any longerFebruary 28, 2019
A NSW public school student starting kindergarten this year will reach year 12 having spent their whole school life in a deliberately under-resourced sector, unless the $14 billion funding cuts introduced by the federal Liberal-National government are reversed.
Association Spotlight: Lake WallisFebruary 27, 2019
Our schools are situated on the Mid-North Coast, approximately a three-hour drive north of Sydney.
Your Workplace ContactsFebruary 26, 2019
Glenwood Public School’s Federation Representative Tom Gough took on the position to fight for a claw-back of lost working conditions for teachers.
State parties signal breakthrough staffing reformFebruary 26, 2019
The protection and enhancement of a statewide staffing system that distributes qualified, permanent teachers to every public school community across NSW, remains the most responsible use of additional needs-based funding in our public schools.
Vale Kylie DawsonFebruary 25, 2019
In moving a condolence motion at Federation’s February Council meeting, General Secretary John Dixon described the passing of Kylie Dawson as a tragic loss to Federation and public education.
Paper PlaneFebruary 18, 2019
Trading long lunches for photocopier queues, Netflix marathons for lesson-planning and sleep-ins for staff meetings is a rude shock to the system as we start back at school.
‘Education’ cartoonist Greg Gaul’s works to feature in exhibitionFebruary 11, 2019
Federation’s resident illustrator Greg Gaul has had a lifelong love of drawing and sketching and his works are set to feature in a retrospective exhibition at an inner Sydney gallery.
Campaign tour to secure fair funding for public schoolsFebruary 04, 2019
For the first time in Australian history the Federal Government has legislated that its primary commitment is to the non-government sector, Federation President Maurie Mulheron said today.