Almost 70 New Full-Time Teachers Join Tasmania’s Public Education System In 2019

Almost 70 New Full-Time Teachers Join Tasmania’s Public Education System In 2019

13 March 2019

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Boosting Our Teaching Workforce Victor P Taffa Almost 70 new full-time teachers have joined Tasmania’s public education system this year as part of the largest ever recruitment drive for Tasmanian Government schools, Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff said. “Hodgman Government is investing record amounts into […]

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Sunbury College Science Wing Opened By Minister

Sunbury College Science Wing Opened By Minister

13 March 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino New Science Wing Opens For Sunbury Students Victor P Taffa Staff and students at Sunbury College now have the state-of-the-art science facilities they deserve, thanks to the Andrews Government. Minister for Education James Merlino joined Member for Sunbury Josh Bull at Sunbury College today to open their new $3.5 […]

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Female Students Staying At School Until Year 12 Up 65% Since 1969

Female Students Staying At School Until Year 12 Up 65% Since 1969

09 March 2019

Australian Bureau Of Statistics More Girls Than Boys Staying In School Victor P Taffa In 1969 the proportion of female students staying in school until Year 12 was 24 %. Fast forward 50 years and it’s 89 % according to a report released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “Through this 50-year lens, […]

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Work Underway To Upgrade Girrabanya Children’s Centre

Work Underway To Upgrade Girrabanya Children’s Centre

04 March 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Boosting Kindergarten Services In Ballarat Victor P Taffa Work is now underway to upgrade the Girrabanya Children’s Centre due to investment by the Andrews Government. This expansion will see Ballarat families have access to more kindergarten and childcare places. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited the centre to […]

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Launceston College To Be Refurbished As Minister Calls For Tenders

Launceston College To Be Refurbished As Minister Calls For Tenders

02 March 2019

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Tender Advertised For Launceston College Refurbishment Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is undertaking the biggest investment in school infrastructure for 20 years. “We are investing $192 Million in education and training infrastructure to enhance learning environments, and give our students the opportunity to achieve their full potential.” […]

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Geraldton Jobs And Skills Centre Officially By Minister

Geraldton Jobs And Skills Centre Officially By Minister

28 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery New Geraldton Jobs And Skills Centre To Boost Opportunities For Mid-West Region Victor P Taffa New Jobs and Skills Centre launched in Geraldton at Central Regional TAFE Network of 13 Jobs and Skills Centres now open across regional and metropolitan Western Australia Centre will offer free […]

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Aveley North Primary School Officially Opened By Minister

Aveley North Primary School Officially Opened By Minister

28 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery Aveley North Primary School Opens With A World Of Opportunities Victor P Taffa Aveley North Primary School welcomes students from kindergarten to Year 6 Specialist education support centre and state-of-the-art facilities benefit students at all levels $21.9 Million school caters for significant population growth in the […]

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Champion Bay Senior High School Upgrade Now Completed

Champion Bay Senior High School Upgrade Now Completed

27 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery New $20 Million Upgrades To Champion Bay Senior High School Victor P Taffa $20 Million upgrades to facilities to prepare students for jobs of the future Expansion to enrol students from Years 7-12 Champion Bay Senior High School’s major upgrade is now complete and ready for […]

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Public Schools $56 Million Capital Works Package Announced

Public Schools $56 Million Capital Works Package Announced

19 February 2019

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner $56 Million Capital Works Package Unveiled For Schools Victor P Taffa A number of South Australian public schools will receive a funding boost as part of a $56 Million capital works package. This will improve school facilities, meet projected enrolment demands and to […]

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Harvey Primary School Science Laboratory Opened By Premier

Harvey Primary School Science Laboratory Opened By Premier

17 February 2019

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Science Boost For Harvey Primary School Students Victor P Taffa Premier Mark McGowan officially opens Harvey Primary School’s new science laboratory Harvey Primary School one of 200 classrooms to be converted into science labs by 2021, including 58 in regional Western Australia McGowan Government delivering its key ‘Science in Schools’ […]

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Year 1 Phonics Screening Check Results Released By Marshall Govt

Year 1 Phonics Screening Check Results Released By Marshall Govt

16 February 2019

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner Phonics Screening Check Results Provide Critical Insights Victor P Taffa Data from South Australia’s first comprehensive Year 1 Phonics Screening Check, undertaken by 14,000 students across all government sites last year, has been released. Results indicate there is significant room for improvement across the state in this critical […]

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Coastal Lakes College Welcomes Students For The First Time

Coastal Lakes College Welcomes Students For The First Time

15 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery New Schools Open For Mandurah Students Victor P Taffa $18.3 Million primary school for Mandurah community officially opens today Kindergarten and pre-primary facilities opened in 2018, extending to Year 6 in 2019 Coastal Lakes College officially opened in Lakelands More than 200 students in Years 7 […]

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Ridge View Secondary College Welcomes Students For The First Time

Ridge View Secondary College Welcomes Students For The First Time

15 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery Ridge View Secondary College Opens Its Doors For 2019 School Year Victor P Taffa New multimillion-dollar secondary college opens in Baldivis College has opened with 170 Year 7 foundation students Rapidly growing suburb of Baldivis has a new $40.6 Million school with the official opening of […]

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Nominations For 65th Victorian Training Awards Open Until 3 May 2019

Nominations For 65th Victorian Training Awards Open Until 3 May 2019

13 February 2019

Victoria Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney Nominations Open For 65th Victorian Training Awards Victor P Taffa Apprentices, students, teachers, employers and training providers can now nominate for the 65th Victorian Training Awards. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney has opened nominations for the awards, which recognise […]

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Deputy Premier Announces Funding For Country Universities Centres

Deputy Premier Announces Funding For Country Universities Centres

12 February 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro More Opportunities For University Students In Country New South Wales Victor P Taffa Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills and Regional New South Wales John Barilaro today announced the New South Wales Liberals and Nationals in Government will invest an additional $8 Million into the expansion of the […]

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Free TAFE Enrolment At Federation University 135 % Up Same Time Last Year

Free TAFE Enrolment At Federation University 135 % Up Same Time Last Year

12 February 2019

Victoria Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney Free TAFE Kicks Off At Federation University Victor P Taffa Number of Ballarat region students enrolling in priority courses has more than doubled, thanks to the Andrews Government’s Free TAFE initiative. More than 500 students have already enrolled in Free TAFE courses at Federation […]

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Free TAFE Courses At The Gordon Results In 28 % Student Increase On Last Year

Free TAFE Courses At The Gordon Results In 28 % Student Increase On Last Year

08 February 2019

Victoria Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney Free TAFE Kicks Off In Geelong At The Gordon Victor P Taffa Geelong students and job seekers are getting into training through the Andrews Government’s Free TAFE program. More than 600 students already enrolled in Free TAFE courses at The Gordon resulting in a […]

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Southern Grove Primary School Now Caters From Kindergarten To Year 6

Southern Grove Primary School Now Caters From Kindergarten To Year 6

08 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery New Primary School For Students In Southern River Victor P Taffa Southern Grove Primary School open for students from kindergarten to Year 6 $17.5 Million state-of-the-art facilities Students at Southern Grove Primary School have started the school year in brand new facilities following the completion of […]

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Aspiri Primary School Now Caters From Kindergarten To Year 6

Aspiri Primary School Now Caters From Kindergarten To Year 6

08 February 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery New Primary School In Piara Waters Expands To Year 6 Victor P Taffa $18.7 Million Aspiri Primary School facilities finished School now caters to students from kindergarten to Year 6 After opening to kindergarten and pre-primary students last year, the brand new Aspiri Primary School is […]

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Nominations For South Australia Training Awards Open Until 8 April 2019

Nominations For South Australia Training Awards Open Until 8 April 2019

05 February 2019

South Australia Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni Nominations Now Open For 2019 South Australia Training Awards Victor P Taffa Nominations for this year’s South Australia Training Awards are now open, kick-starting the annual recognition of South Australia’s Vocational Education and Training (VET) champions. Minister for Industry and Skills David Pisoni said the Awards, […]

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