Special Interest Groups
Specialists who go by the booksMarch 13, 2020
As a teacher-librarian at Fairvale Public School, I work with a team to align library lessons and activities to our school’s strategic directions and to integrate outcomes and content from the learning areas in the NSW curriculum.
New chapter for SIG recognises vital roleMarch 06, 2020
For some time, Federation has held serious concerns about the erosion of the specialist positions under the State Government’s Local Schools, Local Decisions policy, including the role of the teacher-librarian in NSW public schools.
Industrial Arts teachers’ stories chronicled in printNovember 26, 2018
What began life as an instructional overview of teacher training programs for Industrial Arts morphed into a historical journey of the subject area from the early days of the NSW Teachers Federation.
Principals' Conference 2018January 08, 2018
Friday 9 March 2018 Registration Form
International Day of the Girl ChildOctober 11, 2017
Wednesday 11 October is the United Nations International Day of the Girl Child
Protest against trade deal that's bad for people and the planet — 28 AugustAugust 28, 2017
Federation officers will join concerned citizens for a rally opposing plans by the Turnbull government to sign a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement, on Monday 28 August. Earlier this year, the United States withdrew from TPP negotiations. Now, the 11 other countries involved in the talks, including Australia, are attempting to reach a deal without the US.
Unions call on super funds and government to take action on affordable housingJuly 04, 2017
The Sydney housing market is in crisis for essential workers such as teachers and the issue is now being addressed by unions, political parties and even superannuation funds, Federation General Secretary John Dixon told Federation annual conference today (Tuesday 4 July).
Wear red on June 20 to support Refugee Week actionJune 14, 2017
Refugee Week 18 - 24 June - ‘With courage let us all combine’
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