TAFE funding central to commonwealth’s VET responseJune 05, 2020
The urgent restoration of billions of dollars cut from TAFE funding must be central to the Morrison Government’s response to a Productivity Commission report on the vital vocational education and training (VET) sector.
Media release: Government-fuelled largesse – it's obsceneMarch 08, 2020
Federation President Angelo Gavrielatos says revelations of the “billion dollar private school building boom” further expose defenceless funding priorities of state and federal governments.
Media release: Morrison failing public schools on fundingFebruary 04, 2020
NSW Teachers Federation President Angelo Gavrielatos has condemned the appalling levels of funding the Morrison Government is directing to public schools in NSW.
Deal is slush fund for rich schoolsNovember 06, 2019
A federal parliamentary hearing has confirmed investigations by the Australian Education Union that the Morrison Government’s $1.2 billion Choice and Affordability Fund is the antithesis of needs-based funding — it’s a slush fund for private schools
Falling GDP spend on education magnified in new OECD figuresSeptember 20, 2019
New figures released this month in a snapshot of education jurisdictions around the world underline the grim extent of the Morrison Government’s cuts to public school funding.
Market-goers share TAFE success stories, fear consequences of funding cutsMarch 06, 2018
Terrific stories about how TAFE can change people's lives were revealed by locals at the Riverside Markets in Kempsey on Saturday, Federation TAFE Organiser Adam Curlis said.
Turnbull Government fails to deliver funding certainty for preschoolsFebruary 05, 2018
The Turnbull Government has again failed to commit to long-term funding for preschools after it announced it will extend funding for the sector only up to the end of 2019.
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