Council Report: 17 March 2018March 28, 2018
Federation’s March Council was briefed about the Fair Funding Now campaign launched in Canberra on 27 March to turn back the Turnbull Government’s cuts to schools when it tore up the national funding agreement with the states.
Sam Lewis Peace Prize winnersMarch 26, 2018
Year 1 students at Canley Vale Public School have won Federation’s Sam Lewis Peace and Environment Award with their short film called the “Kindness Project”.
Retired Teachers Association newsMarch 26, 2018
Attack on unions, ABC equals quality, Art gallery visit, Alana Valentine presentation plus more.
Corkscrew: wine reviewsMarch 23, 2018
Walking through Convent Garden in London with my family a couple of years ago, I spotted a familiar face looking at a menu in the window of a restaurant. It was a friend I have known for more than 20 years, who works in the wine trade in Sydney as export manager for Taylors Wines.
Stop TAFE Cuts campaign updateMarch 23, 2018
Federation members continue to campaign against the federal and state governments’ failed vocational education policies.
Theatre reviewMarch 23, 2018
This editions theatre reviews contains Black is the New White by Nakkiah Lui and Lethal Indifference by Anna Barnes. As well as various productions from the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival.
Students eagerly await learning time in cultural centreMarch 22, 2018
Briar Road Public School’s Cultural Centre has been a labour of love for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal staff that is paying off for students at the south Campbelltown school.
Paper PlaneMarch 22, 2018
Being the new teacher at school means constantly being introduced to people and then promptly forgetting their name and the position they hold. It also means being rather attached to the screen shot of the school map that you took to make it look less obvious that you had no idea where you were going.