Drought package bypasses government schools
21 November 2019
Public schools have again been neglected by the Morrison Government — this time in its drought package.
Schools offer oasis to salve the suffering
17 November 2019
Amid the heat, dust and despair, schools across drought-stricken NSW are serving as an “oasis” for their local communities.
Support for schools in bushfire crisis
11 November 2019
Schools, TAFE workplaces and local communities in several NSW regions are being significantly affected by bushfires.
Federation saves jobs
10 November 2019
Federation Representative at Broken Hill High School Jason Bradley has witnessed first hand the benefits of the staffing moratorium negotiated by Federation
Forced transfer on hold for dry areas
9 November 2019
Negotiations with the Department in August last year resulted in an agreement to suspend forced teacher transfers in parts of the state affected by drought to support schools and the community
Country comes first
8 November 2019
Mismanagment … corporate greed and capitalism in this country has killed our rivers
Political and natural disasters: both bad for communities
8 November 2019
There are very few national institutions with the reach of TAFE.
Drought relief robs TAFE funding reserves
17 October 2019
The Federal Government’s decision to repurpose money set aside for TAFE to fund drought relief was a “short-term” and “short-sighted” solution to the crisis, NSW Teachers Federation has stated.
Schools bordering drought-affected areas can apply for staffing maintenance
17 November 2018
Communities affected by drought will have staffing levels at their schools maintained, in a significant success for Federation members.
Staffing relief for drought-affected schools
16 August 2018
Federation has successfully achieved a staffing moratorium for drought-affected public schools.