Byron Bay Public School Celebrates 125 Years

Byron Bay Public School Celebrates 125 Years

19 September 2017

New South Wales Minister for Education Rob Stokes First Look At Major Upgrade For Byron Bay Public School Victor P Taffa Byron Bay Public School is celebrating its 125th anniversary today and tomorrow with reunions, a walk and procession from Apex Park to the school, displays, and an official ceremony at 11.30 am tomorrow. Byron […]

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85 Educators Attends The Northern Territory Families As First Teachers Conference

85 Educators Attends The Northern Territory Families As First Teachers Conference

13 September 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler Families As First Teachers Training Conference Underway Victor P Taffa Gunner Territory Government’s focus on improving learning for young children continues, with 85 educators from across the Northern Territory attending 2-day Families as First Teachers (FaFT) conference. Minister for Education Eva Lawler said the conference will feature a […]

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Bayles Regional Primary School To Get New Multi-Purpose Room

Bayles Regional Primary School To Get New Multi-Purpose Room

09 September 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Bayles School To Get New $400,000 Building Victor P Taffa Bayles Regional Primary School is getting a new modular multi-purpose room to replace older classrooms containing asbestos. Minister for Education James Merlino visited the primary school in Bayles to announce the $400,000 building to replace former classrooms, an art […]

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Merry Christmas Not Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas Not Happy Holidays

02 September 2017

South Australia Minister for Education and Childhood Development Susan Close Christmas Carols Will Not Be Banned In South Australia Schools Victor P Taffa There has never been a ban on Christmas Carols in South Australian schools, Minister for Education and Childhood Development Susan Close said. “There never will be a ban on Christmas Carols in […]

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National Science Week 2017 Celebrated By Tasmanian Students

National Science Week 2017 Celebrated By Tasmanian Students

18 August 2017

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Schools Celebrate National Science Week 2017 Victor P Taffa From forensic experiments to excursions, Tasmanian students are joining the nation in celebrating National Science Week. As Australia’s annual celebration of science, National Science Week attracts over 1.4 Million people of all ages to over 1,000 events, Minister […]

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FaFT Program Welcomed By Minister In Katherine Area

FaFT Program Welcomed By Minister In Katherine Area

12 August 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler FaFT Program Opens In The Katherine Area Victor P Taffa Territory Government has delivered on another key election commitment, officially opening the Jilkminggan-Mataranka Families as First Teachers (FaFT) Program. Minister for Education Eva Lawler said FaFT provides a quality early childhood and family support program for young remote […]

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Minister Welcomes Drones Into Parliament House

Minister Welcomes Drones Into Parliament House

08 August 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler The Robots Are Taking Over! Parliament House Transforms For Skills 2021 Victor P Taffa More than 1,000 students are flying, buzzing and puzzling their way through Parliament House for Skills 2021 where drones, robots and 3D objects have taken over the Great Hall. Minister for Education Eva Lawler […]

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Palmerston Schools To Receive Greater Funding

Palmerston Schools To Receive Greater Funding

03 August 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler Better Schools Initiative For Palmerston Delivered Victor P Taffa Territory Government is delivering on a key election commitment to provide $300,000 to every Northern Territory school to enhance learning environments for students. Students at Bakewell Primary school have returned from semester break to a new covered walkway which […]

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Aaron Devine Appointed To The TasTAFE Board

Aaron Devine Appointed To The TasTAFE Board

01 August 2017

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff TasTAFE Board Appointment Victor P Taffa Aaron Devine have been appointed to the TasTAFE Board by Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff. This follows the retirement of board member Neville Smith. Aaron Devine is a former General Manager of TAFE Tasmania and former Executive Manager of […]

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Students Given An Opportunity To Learn Agriculture Outside Of Classroom

Students Given An Opportunity To Learn Agriculture Outside Of Classroom

30 July 2017

Acting Northern Territory Minister for Education Gerald McCarthy ‘Udder’ Side To Learning With Cattle On Show For Jobs And Pastoral Futures Victor P Taffa Darwin students undertaking a program developed to create job pathways and attract young people to work in the pastoral industry will take part in a cattle presentation at Darwin Show today. […]

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BHP Doubles Apprenticeships And Traineeships Intake To 200 Positions For 2018

BHP Doubles Apprenticeships And Traineeships Intake To 200 Positions For 2018

25 July 2017

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Premier Congratulates BHP On Expansion Of Training Program Victor P Taffa BHP doubles intake of apprenticeships and traineeships to 200 positions for 2018 Focus on training opportunities for young people in the Pilbara McGowan Government’s Plan for Jobs maximises training positions for young Western Australians Premier Mark McGowan today congratulated […]

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Funding Injection For Cardinia Schools

Funding Injection For Cardinia Schools

19 July 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Funding Boost For Cardinia Schools Victor P Taffa Andrews Government will invest $4.15 Million to improve facilities at 3 schools in the Shire of Cardinia. Education Minister James Merlino visited Pakenham Hills Primary School today to announce the funding from the $50 Million Shared Facilities Fund. “Our Shared Facilities […]

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First Sod Turned For New Wyndham Tech School

First Sod Turned For New Wyndham Tech School

17 July 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Building The Education State In The Western Suburbs Victor P Taffa Students across Wyndham are a step closer to a high-tech, innovative learning centre that will equip them with the skills they need for the jobs of the future. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Werribee Tim […]

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Minister Opens New Glenorchy LINC Courtyard Area

Minister Opens New Glenorchy LINC Courtyard Area

14 July 2017

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff New Space For Glenorchy LINC Victor P Taffa Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff joined Liberal Member for Denison Elise Archer today to officially open a new courtyard area for Glenorchy LINC and Service Tasmania. “This outdoor area with new paving, gardens and seating will no […]

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Hodgman Govt’s New Education Act Commences

Hodgman Govt’s New Education Act Commences

14 July 2017

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff New Education Act Commences Victor P Taffa Today marks the first day of the commencement of Tasmania’s new Education Act, an entirely new legislative framework for education in Tasmania the first in 20 years, Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff said. “Education Act introduces stronger practices […]

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Hodgman Govt Supports Relocation Of UTAS Launceston Campus

Hodgman Govt Supports Relocation Of UTAS Launceston Campus

30 June 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Funding Flows To Kick-Start UTAS Inveresk Relocation Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government is proudly backing the $260 Million move of the University of Tasmania (UTAS) Launceston campus from Newnham to Inveresk, Premier Will Hodgman said. This will create a state-of-the-art University at Inveresk, 430 jobs during construction, attract up to 10,000 […]

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Heads Of Agreement To Be Signed Between Haileybury And Kormilda College Board

Heads Of Agreement To Be Signed Between Haileybury And Kormilda College Board

22 June 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Education Eva Lawler Kormilda College Acquired By Leading Australian School Victor P Taffa One of Australia’s leading schools has reached an agreement to acquire Kormilda College, providing certainty to the school community. A Heads of Agreement is due to be signed today between Haileybury and the Kormilda College Board to acquire […]

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Whittlesea’s School Facilities To Be Used By Community For Maximum Use

Whittlesea’s School Facilities To Be Used By Community For Maximum Use

13 June 2017

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Getting The Most Out Of Whittlesea’s School Facilities Victor P Taffa Whittlesea schools are set to become thriving neighbourhood hubs with first-rate facilities, thanks to the Andrews Government. “These first-rate facilities will be shared between schools and communities to make services more accessible for everyone and foster a sense […]

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Additional Funding Boosts Education From 2017-18 State Budget

Additional Funding Boosts Education From 2017-18 State Budget

13 June 2017

Queensland Minister for Education Kate Jones State Budget Delivers Record $9.8 Billion For Education Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government will invest a record $9.8 Billion to drive improvements to education in Queensland. Education Minister Kate Jones said the State Budget would fund extra state school teachers, major new school infrastructure throughout the state and continue […]

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TasTAFE Apprentice And Trainee Enrolments Up 5.6 % Over Past Year

TasTAFE Apprentice And Trainee Enrolments Up 5.6 % Over Past Year

12 June 2017

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Apprentice Numbers Growing At TasTAFE Victor P Taffa Apprentices and trainees in training at TasTAFE has grown, reflecting Tasmania’s strong economy under the Hodgman Government and the increasing demand for skilled workers, Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff said. “Overall TasTAFE apprentice and trainee enrolments have […]

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