Women in Education
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.
Domestic violence leave days increasedMarch 04, 2019
After years of campaigning by Federation and other unions, teachers can now access up to 10 days of domestic violence leave each year without being required to exhaust other forms of leave first.
Breastfeeding at work study: Can you help?March 03, 2019
Research to improve support for mothers who return to work and continue breastfeeding is seeking volunteers from the teaching profession.
Women in EducationFebruary 27, 2019
Australian Human Rights Commission National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
More opportunities for women to participate in Anna Stewart ProgramFebruary 22, 2019
There are exciting changes to the Anna Stewart Memorial Program in 2019, including the introduction of a three-day training course for up to 20 participants designed for Association Women’s Contacts.