New South Wales’s alarming deterioration in literacy and numeracy standards will worsen unless the state government matches the Opposition’s commitment to reach 100 per cent of the schooling resource standard (SRS), according to the McKell Institute. Read More
The Independent Education Union of Australia NSW and ACT Branch – representing more than 32,000 teachers, support staff, and principals in the non-government education sector – is calling on the NSW Government to immediately scrap the wage cap for government-funded education employees and support staff. Read More
New South Wales students are set to return to school under a new COVID-smart setting that is expected to minimise the threat of covid to staff and students.
Initiatives that will improve how the education sector recruits, trains, and places high quality teachers will be implemented where they are needed most, in a strategy set out by the NSW Government. Read More
A pilot plan that will see the phased return of fully vaccinated international students to NSW has been given the green light by the Commonwealth Government, with the first flight touching down by the end of this year. Read More