Federation negotiations secure extra staff for SSPsFebruary 21, 2020
A Federation campaign has helped secure $37 million funding for extra staff across all Schools for Specific Purposes (SSPs) during 2020.
Enabling EquityNovember 30, 2019
Programming for students with disability in regular classes in mainstream schools
Have your say on resourcing for students with disability and their schoolsAugust 19, 2019
Your union wants to hear from school teachers about the extent of inadequate targeted support funding for students with additional needs, as part of the Time to Act campaign.
Enabling EquityJune 24, 2019
And so we shift gears. The election outcome is a particularly bruising one for students with disability.
Enabling EquityMarch 05, 2019
Significant government announcements promise new hope for students with disability, their families and their schooling.
Disability royal commission welcomedFebruary 21, 2019
Federation welcomes the vote in the Australian Parliament to establish a royal commission into the violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability.
Response to the release of the Department’s Diversity & Inclusion Strategy 2018-2022December 18, 2018
On Monday 3 December 2018, ‘International Day of People with a Disability’, the Department of Education Secretary, Mark Scott emailed teachers to announce the release of the Diversity & Inclusion Strategy 2018-2022.
Strategies to support students with autism K-6November 21, 2018
Teachers left a Centre for Professional Learning course earlier this week armed with strategies and resources to help them support students with autism in their K-6 classrooms.