The Vinson Report has been co-published by Pluto Press and the New South Wales Teachers Federation. The report was authored by Professor Tony Vinson and his colleagues, Dr Kathy Esson and Dr Ken Johnston.
A reception in honour of the Vinson Inquiry team and a book signing will be held tonight:
Wednesday 18 December, 2003
At 5:30 pm in the Teachers Federation Library
First floor 23-33 Mary St Surry Hills
MEDIA INVITED TO ATTEND
The Federation will provide complimentary copies to public libraries, university libraries and each TAFE Institute. The report will be available to public schools, TAFE Colleges, Parent and Citizens Associations and Teachers Federation members at the special price of $29.95. The text will also be available for sale through selected bookstores.
A 'Findings in Brief' booklet will also be published for distribution through newspapers including community languages papers at the start of 2003. On behalf of all members of the New South Wales Teachers Federation, Maree O'Halloran extended congratulations and appreciation to all members of the Inquiry team.
They have completed in one year the most comprehensive audit of public education since the Wyndham Review in the 1950's.