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Former finance manager confirms education cuts under Local Schools, Local Decisions | NSW Teachers Federation

Former finance manager confirms education cuts under Local Schools, Local Decisions | NSW Teachers Federation | Public Education | Scoop.it
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Responding to the Gates Foundation: How Do We Consider Evidence of Learning in Teacher Evaluations?

Responding to the Gates Foundation: How Do We Consider Evidence of Learning in Teacher Evaluations? | Public Education | Scoop.it
This handwringing is hard to take seriously, because, as I wrote about two years ago, there has indeed been a war on the teaching profession, and the Gates Foundation continues to arm one side very heavily.
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Why the rising inequality of our schools is dangerous Mind the Gap | Carmen Lawrence | The Monthly

Why the rising inequality of our schools is dangerous Mind the Gap | Carmen Lawrence | The Monthly | Public Education | Scoop.it
The Monthly - Mind the Gap - Why the rising inequality of our schools is dangerous - Carmen Lawrence - The Monthly Essays - One of the really annoying features of Australian politics is its derivative character, its mindless reflection of American...
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Teachers vow biggest strike in Victoria's history next month with 97 per cent ... - Herald Sun

Teachers vow biggest strike in Victoria's history next month with 97 per cent ... - Herald Sun | Public Education | Scoop.it
Teachers vow biggest strike in Victoria's history next month with 97 per cent ...Herald SunSchools across the state will shut out students as public education support staff join teachers and principals to take a stand.
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Education International - World Teachers Day 2012: Take a stand for teachers!

Education International - World Teachers Day 2012: Take a stand for teachers! | Public Education | Scoop.it
World Teachers Day 2012: Take a stand for teachers!
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MPs back reforms on school cash

MPs back reforms on school cash | Public Education | Scoop.it
MPs back reforms on school cash (Independent MPs "back reforms on school cash" http://t.co/q9KworK3 #Gonski...)...
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Gonski review 'must be taken seriously' - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Gonski review 'must be taken seriously' - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Public Education | Scoop.it
Former Australian of the Year Simon McKeon will tell the Prime Minister's economic forum Australia needs to take the Gonski review of school funding seriously, and dramatically boost the amount of money spent on education and training.
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More power to the principals: the case for and against

More power to the principals: the case for and against | Public Education | Scoop.it
More power to the principals: the case for and against (More power to the principals: the case for and against: ...
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TAFEs to cop brunt of public sector job cuts: opposition

TAFEs to cop brunt of public sector job cuts: opposition | Public Education | Scoop.it
NSW opposition MPs say TAFE colleges will incur a disproportionate share of up to 10,000 public sector job cuts, as the state government winds down training over the next year.
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Chicago teachers union to continue strike

Chicago teachers union to continue strike | Public Education | Scoop.it
The Chicago teachers union decided Sunday to continue its weeklong strike, extending an acrimonious standoff with Mayor Rahm Emanuel over teacher evaluations and job security provisions central to the debate over the future of public education...
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Maurie Speaks at Camden Parents Forum on LSLD

Maurie Speaks at Camden Parents Forum on LSLD | Public Education | Scoop.it
Maurie Mulheron, President of the NSW Teachers Federation, speaks to parents in Camden about devolution and what Local Schools Local Decisions (LSLD) is really about and how it will affect the students of NSW.
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ICEUFT Blog: SHOW SOLIDARITY WITH CHICAGO TEACHERS

Public schools, teachers and their unions are under attack throughout the country. The drive to privatize our public schools and strip away teacher protections is only accelerating. In Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel canceled a ...
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Untrained teachers at charter schools - New Zealand Herald

Untrained teachers at charter schools - New Zealand Herald | Public Education | Scoop.it
3News NZ (blog)Untrained teachers at charter schoolsNew Zealand HeraldUnregistered teachers will be used in charter schools as part of a Government plan to improve the results of the worst performing children in New Zealand.
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Teachers to face annual review of performance - The Age

Teachers to face annual review of performance - The Age | Public Education | Scoop.it
The AgeTeachers to face annual review of performanceThe Age''Every teacher, every year in Australia will have an annual performance review and there will be ongoing professional development support throughout their careers,'' he said.
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Education reforms explained - Camden Advertiser

Education reforms explained - Camden Advertiser | Public Education | Scoop.it
Education reforms explainedCamden AdvertiserNarellan Vale mum Julia Matthews (pictured) will bring together teachers and politicians to discuss Local Schools Local Decisions so parents can decide ...
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Head office staff foisted on empowered principals - Maralyn Parker

Head office staff foisted on empowered principals - Maralyn Parker | Public Education | Scoop.it
You won’t be expecting this as an introduction to the new era of giving more power to local public schools.Schools will be forced to take many of the 200...
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I give a Gonski

I give a Gonski | Public Education | Scoop.it
Help us convince the politicians to commit the extra funding and make Gonski law in 2012.
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Ministers told to back up school autonomy claims - Sydney Morning Herald

Ministers told to back up school autonomy claims - Sydney Morning Herald | Public Education | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldMinisters told to back up school autonomy claimsSydney Morning HeraldEDUCATION ministers who say that greater school autonomy will improve student performances have been set a simple test: provide some evidence to support your...
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