Normal school operations must endMarch 25, 2020
Federation has today called on the Government to stop delaying the inevitable and put the health and safety of students and staff first during the COVID-19 crisis.
24 hours: Federation in actionMarch 25, 2020
At the height of government-fuelled confusion over the operation of schools as COVID-19 spiked in NSW, Federation was able achieve some clarity in the interest of all our members’ health and safety.
Teachers and principals are not dispensableMarch 23, 2020
In light of contradictory health advice from the Prime Minister last night and the failure of the NSW Premier to provide an unequivocal decision on schools, Federation regards the situation “a recipe for chaos”.
New schools’ Award approved by Industrial Relations CommissionMarch 19, 2020
The Industrial Relations Commission has handed down orders bringing the Crown Employees (Teachers in Schools and Related Employees) Salaries and Conditions Award 2020 into effect from 1 January, 2020.
Advice for schools ‘conflicting, contradictory and impossible’March 17, 2020
As teachers and principals are being required to shoulder considerable responsibility with respect to the health of students and the broader community during the COVID-19 outbreak, Federation has demanded clear advice from state and federal governments.
There's nothing casual about teachingMarch 15, 2020
A suite of casual teacher seminars for Federation members will be held in the school holidays this year.
Members give up their holidays for othersMarch 12, 2020
NSW’s inordinate need for the skills of Rural Fire Service volunteers this summer had some teachers working extremely hard for strangers during the vacation period.
Focus on members’ needsMarch 10, 2020
Commitments, a listening ear and a shoulder to lean on provides support to members to rebuild after crisis
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