Retired Teacher Association newsAugust 16, 2018
In June, Janine Kitson presented important information regarding the conservation of Gardens of Stone National Park near Lithgow, NSW.
Meal allowance claim formsAugust 15, 2018
Teachers working outside usual hours now have a mechanism for claiming a meal allowance directly from the Department of Education.
Independent expert review of NAPLAN operations establishedAugust 15, 2018
Following further controversies surrounding NAPLAN an independent external expert review of NAPLAN has been established.
Change the Rules: Overturn the NSW Public Sector Wages PolicyJuly 10, 2018
Federation will campaign with other public sector unions and Unions NSW to overturn the NSW Public Sector Wages policy and restore the right of public sector workers to pursue wage claims in the Industrial Relations Commission unfettered by Government policy, Annual Conference determined on Monday.
Profession offers suggestions to shift workload focus to teaching and learningJuly 09, 2018
Immediate action is needed to address the “very substantial, potentially debilitating and growing” demands upon teachers, “particularly in relation to administrative work”, a new report by Sydney and Curtin university academics.