Collective opposition to system-wide setting of school targetsNovember 22, 2019
Federation and principal bodies have presented a united front in response to the Department of Education’s imposition of further layers of target-setting, which will add to the workload of teachers in public schools.
Drought package bypasses government schoolsNovember 21, 2019
Public schools have again been neglected by the Morrison Government — this time in its drought package.
Education: connecting members for 100 yearsNovember 18, 2019
“The journal is essentially the teachers’ organ, written … in the interests of teachers, and its pages are open to all who wish to use them.” (1919 Annual Report)
Schools offer oasis to salve the sufferingNovember 17, 2019
Amid the heat, dust and despair, schools across drought-stricken NSW are serving as an “oasis” for their local communities.
Release time high on agendaNovember 16, 2019
Federation is pursuing the employment of additional permanent classroom, executive, specialist and non-school based teaching positions
Meetings commence on teacher salariesNovember 15, 2019
Formal negotiations have commenced with the Department of Education around the new schools Award, which determines the salaries and working conditions of all teachers
Collaboration central to development processNovember 13, 2019
“The overarching purpose of the performance and development process is to support the ongoing improvement of student outcomes through continuous development of a skilled, effective and professional teaching workforce.”
Support for schools in bushfire crisisNovember 11, 2019
Schools, TAFE workplaces and local communities in several NSW regions are being significantly affected by bushfires.
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