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MIL-OSI Australia: EAL/D : tips from the experts

By   /  June 25, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Education Union, CTF, Culture, Education, English, Justice, KB, law, Melbourne, MIL OSI, NATO, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Sydney, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: EAL/D : tips from the experts

Source: Australian Education Union 25 June 2019 When English is not a student’s first language, a classroom in a mainstream Australian school can be a confusing place. Australian Educator spoke to three EAL/D [English as an additional language or dialect] teachers. ABBY SALEH, NSW The relationship with an EAL/D student as well as the student’s […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: TAFE Saved My Life

By   /  June 21, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Cities, Australian Education Union, Business, Commerce, CTF, Education, English, Justice, KB, law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, South Australia, Tertiary, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: TAFE Saved My Life

Source: Australian Education Union 21 June 2019 There are many pathways to university study, but Sue Leech’s story is different to most -she started her academic life behind bars. ‘Going into prison you feel like your life is over.’ Leech told this year’s AEU Federal Conference. ‘You feel like you have no future and there […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: PM throwing away billions by short-changing preschool

By   /  June 20, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Education Union, Banking and Finance, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Economy, Education, English, Investment, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Trade, Unions, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: PM throwing away billions by short-changing preschool

Source: Australian Education Union The Morrison Government is throwing away billions of dollars of national economic benefit by failing to guarantee ongoing funding for fifteen hours per week of preschool for Australia’s 700,000 three- and four-year-old children. A new report has shown that for every dollar invested in early childhood education Australia receives two dollars […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Australian teachers have higher workloads fewer resources – OECD report

By   /  June 20, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Education Union, CTF, Education, Employment, English, Environment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Australian teachers have higher workloads fewer resources – OECD report

Source: Australian Education Union Australian public school teachers are amongst the most innovative and enthusiastic adopters of new ideas and approaches to education but face higher workloads, fewer resources and more administration duties than global averages, according to a new international report into teaching conditions. The OECD’s Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS) 2018 report […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: From activism to exile

By   /  June 18, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Education Union, CTF, Defence, Education, English, Health, Human Rights, Intelligence, Justice, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Security, Tertiary, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: From activism to exile

Source: Australian Education Union 18 June 2019 Sajjad Khaksari’s early lessons in Iran were about rights, courage and taking a stand – the result of growing up as the son of high-profile trade union and human-rights activists, Soraya Darabi and Mohammad Khaksari. In this edited extract of a blog published late last year on worldsofeducation.org, […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Statement from the Australian Education Union re: John Setka

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Education Union, CTF, Education, English, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Statement from the Australian Education Union re: John Setka

Source: Australian Education Union The Australian Education Union is strongly committed to campaigning against family and domestic violence to ensure that everyone has access to a safe home, workplace and community. We denounce all forms of family and domestic violence and in particular, the significant impact of violence against women. We believe it is vitally […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: TAFE facing dismal future under Morrison Govt

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Education Union, Australian State Governments, Budget, CTF, Economy, Education, English, Investment, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Technology, Unions, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: TAFE facing dismal future under Morrison Govt

Source: Australian Education Union Australia’s TAFE system faces a dismal future if the years of neglect, underfunding and privatisation by federal Coalition governments continues under the Morrison Government’s discredited contestable funding model. Today is National TAFE Day, with colleges and students across the country recognising the day with morning teas and BBQs. Australian Education Union […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Fitting reward for life-long champion of public education

By   /  June 12, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Education Union, CTF, Education, English, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Fitting reward for life-long champion of public education

Source: Australian Education Union 12 June 2019 The Australian Education Union is proud to congratulate Sharan Burrow for being named a Companion of the Order of Australia. This honour is well-deserved recognition of Sharan’s life-long dedication and passion for education, trade unions, social justice and equality for all. Ms Burrow joined the union movement after […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Public education day – a chance to say thank you

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Education Union, CTF, DJF, Education, English, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Public education day – a chance to say thank you

Source: Australian Education Union 23 May 2019 Today is Public Education Day, a day when we take the opportunity to appreciate and say thank you to those people who make our public schools, our preschools and our TAFEs so very special. These institutions are at the heart of our community, responding to its needs, nurturing […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Break the divide

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Education Union, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Environment, Fisheries, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Break the divide

Source: Australian Education Union 23 May 2019 A strong support network and a policy of inclusion helps students to thrive at this Brisbane school. Educators at Marsden State High School outside Brisbane in Queensland are demonstrating the benefits of an inclusive learning environment. The Special Education Program (SEP) at the school of 2,250 students includes […]

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