Women in Education
A woman’s right to chooseJuly 10, 2019
The topic of abortion still carries a lot of stigma. Raising the issue, or even disclosing, “I had an abortion”, is met with some kind of judgement and the eyebrows inadvertently going up.
Still Jill podcast and ovarian cancerJuly 08, 2019
Still Jill is a five-chapter podcast by journalist Jill Emberson that recently won the Documentary and Storytelling category at the 2019 Podcast Awards.
Women in educationJune 19, 2019
Federation has long campaigned for gender equity in the classroom and for the teaching service. At May Council, a motion was carried that reaffirmed Federation’s commitment to our Gender Equity Policy (2001).
New state and federal ministers for womenJune 03, 2019
After the March 2019 NSW election, the Premier announced that the NSW Minister for Women would be Bronwyn Taylor MLC (NSW Nationals).
Women: step up your activism with the Anna Stewart ProgramMay 22, 2019
Activism can take on many different forms. As a high school English teacher in a country school, until recently, my activism looked like turning up to Association meetings to scoff down chocolate biscuits while writing notes and speaking about what was applicable to my school specifically.
Recent actions reveal federal party positions on issues affecting womenMay 15, 2019
Where the federal political parties stand on women’s issues has become apparent as the federal election approaches.
Women in EducationApril 10, 2019
Workplace and Association role crucial for representation
International Women’s DayMarch 11, 2019
International Women’s Day (IWD) was marked on Friday 8 March. Federation encouraged workplaces to participate in International Women’s Day activities across the state.