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New push for TAFE funds - Williamstown, Altona, Laverton Star

New push for TAFE funds - Williamstown, Altona, Laverton Star | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
New push for TAFE fundsWilliamstown, Altona, Laverton StarWilliamstown MP Wade Noonan presented 44 signatures opposed to the TAFE cuts, on top of more than 500 he has already lodged on behalf of his electorate so far this year.
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VET panel chief John Hart denies being refused registration

VET panel chief John Hart denies being refused registration | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
THE head of a new board to advise the federal government on overhauling the vocational education sector had his own training organisation refused re-registration last year.
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Apprenticeships and traineeships slump

Apprenticeships and traineeships slump | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
 TDA Newsletter     |      18 August 2014 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… The collapse in apprentice and trainee commencements has continued, according to early estimates from the National ...
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Kathy Nicholson's curator insight, August 20, 2:03 AM

It is not a surprise that if you dismantle and destroy TAFE apprenticeship and traineeship numbers plunge. Australia can't afford this ridiculous experiment in pseudo marketisation. If our economy is to cut it this century we need a well resourced public TAFE system.

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TAFE is open for business

TAFE is open for business | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Bendigo TAFE hosts breakfast to encourage industry partnerships.
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Skilling the Bay, Geelong workers to reskill

Skilling the Bay, Geelong workers to reskill | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Minister for Higher Education and Skills Nick Wakeling has officially opened a 'one-stop-shop' to assist the retraining of Geelong workers as the region shifts away from traditional manufacturing into new areas of growth such as advanced manufacturing and health care.
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Kathy Nicholson's curator insight, August 12, 1:38 PM

Notice this is not TAFE

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TAFE students organise rainbow friendly sports match - Gay News Network

TAFE students organise rainbow friendly sports match - Gay News Network | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
In a bid to combat homophobia in sport, a group of TAFE students from the Melbourne's south west are hosting gay friendly football and netball matches.
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South West TAFE rated at 'high risk'

South West TAFE rated at 'high risk' | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
SOUTH West TAFE has been given a high-risk financial assessment by the Victorian Auditor-General in his report tabled in State Parliament yesterday.
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Institutions sign new study deal - Bendigo Advertiser

Institutions sign new study deal - Bendigo Advertiser | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Institutions sign new study deal Bendigo Advertiser "The TAFEs (Bendigo TAFE and Kangan Institute) have been going through a lot of uncertainty about what they can deliver and the fact that we can deliver something together as an extension of what...
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Five Victorian TAFEs in financial trouble

Five Victorian TAFEs in financial trouble | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
The Victorian auditor-general says there has been a significant decline in the financial viability of the TAFE sector.
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Auditor-general warns of 'significant decline' in financial health of Victoria's TAFE system - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Auditor-general warns of 'significant decline' in financial health of Victoria's TAFE system - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Auditor-general warns of 'significant decline' in financial health of Victoria's TAFE system http://t.co/2Fgg2lLFWK via @abcnews
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Victorian TAFE system ‘in the red’

Victorian TAFE system ‘in the red’ | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
VICTORIAN TAFEs appear destined for more course cuts and fee hikes, after the state’s auditor-general found the entire system was in the red.
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Victorian TAFE: risk factors continue to deteriorate

Victorian TAFE: risk factors continue to deteriorate | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Victorian Auditor-General | 5 August 2014 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… Overall the financial sustainability risk assessment for the Victorian TAFE sector deteriorated considerably ...
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An inconvenient truth

An inconvenient truth | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
ABC News    |    5 August 2014 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… Auditor -general warns on stability of Vic TAFE Against all the evidence, the Victorian government insists that, despite a few...
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TAFE in trouble: VAGO | Australian Greens

TAFE in trouble: VAGO | Australian Greens | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
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New VET Panel chair attracts attention for wrong reasons

New VET Panel chair attracts attention for wrong reasons | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
20 August 2014………………………………………………………………………………………………………Commonwealth industry minister Ian Macfarlane  has announced the appointment of a five-member Vocational Education and Training Advisory Board, ...
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Kathy Nicholson's curator insight, August 20, 2:27 AM

How can NSW proceed to privatising TAFE when brownpaperbaggate casts a shadow as dark as this on the so called VET market?

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26 jobs to go at Federation University

26 jobs to go at Federation University | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Australian Education Union Gippsland Organiser Jeff Gray says morale is low at Federation Training Campuses across Gippsland, after news on Friday that 26 jobs will go from the organisation. But Wendy
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TAFE in crisis?

TAFE in crisis? | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
Since their inception in 1974, Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions have been the major providers of Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Australia. This may not be the case in the…
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These Victorian candidates have signed the TAFE pledge - TAFE4ALL

These Victorian candidates have signed the TAFE pledge - TAFE4ALL | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
TAFE4ALL is asking every candidate running in Victoria’s state election on November 29 to pledge their … (#TAFE4ALL asking all Victorian politicians to commit to undoing damage wrought by #TAFE cuts.
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South West TAFE will fight back

South West TAFE will fight back | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
THE Victorian TAFE system is clearly under pressure with the state’s auditor-general finding that the sector is in the red.
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La Trobe forges partnerships with TAFEs, News, La Trobe University

La Trobe forges partnerships with TAFEs, News, La Trobe University | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
New partnership creates easy transition from University to TAFE (Transitioning from #TAFE to University will be a breeze thanks to @latrobe's new agreement with 3 regional institutes http://t.co/L9TrfRGT4r)...
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Financial struggles in Vic TAFE sector - Yahoo!7 News

Financial struggles in Vic TAFE sector - Yahoo!7 News | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
The Age Financial struggles in Vic TAFE sector Yahoo!7 News Higher Education Minster Nick Wakeling said the report showed the sector was still working through the reform process.
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Kathy Nicholson's curator insight, August 8, 2:37 PM

The TAFE sector is not 'working through the reform process'. TAFE is being systematically dismantled. If you haven't signed up yet to www.stopTAFEcuts.com.au do it now!

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TAFE funding plunges, financial watchdog report shows

TAFE funding plunges, financial watchdog report shows | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
The finances of Victoria's TAFE sector are deteriorating, with a report by the financial watchdog revealing a $16.2 million net deficit in 2013.
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Report details TAFEs' finances before merger - ABC Local

Report details TAFEs' finances before merger - ABC Local | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
The Age Report details TAFEs' finances before merger ABC Local The Bendigo TAFE merged with the Melbourne-based Kangan Institute last month and declared the partnership would produce a stronger organisation.
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Kathy Nicholson's curator insight, August 8, 2:35 PM

Too sad! We are smashing the future skills that we will need for our economy.

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Gordon TAFE finances at risk, warns Auditor-General

Gordon TAFE finances at risk, warns Auditor-General | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN A “pattern of deterioration” has increased…
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Auditor-general warns of 'significant decline' in financial health of Victoria's TAFE system

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Bendigo education partners join forces, News, La Trobe University

Bendigo education partners join forces, News, La Trobe University | TAFE in Victoria | Scoop.it
New agreement makes it easier for students to flow from TAFE to uni
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