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  • IEU submission to UANP Review

    IEU has made a formal submission to the independent review of the national funding arrangements that support access to quality early childhood education for all children in the year before full time school.

    08 Oct 2019
  • IEU bargaining for better college agreements

    The IEU has been bargaining for new agreements at a range of pathways colleges and schools over the last few months, with major wins coming through the pipelines.

    01 Oct 2019
  • Ensuring Integrity Bill must be rejected

    The Registered Organisations (Ensuring Integrity) Bill currently before the Federal Parliament is bad legislation and bad public policy.

    26 Sep 2019
  • Regional climate strike activities

    While the massive crowds in Sydney and Melbourne dominate headlines, tens of thousands of protesters also took to the streets in more regional centres and towns, demanding action on climate change. The IEU had a contingent at a number of these protests.

    23 Sep 2019
  • School strike for climate

    The IEU was proud to attend and support the 20 September student lead School Strike for Climate.

    20 Sep 2019
  • ACTU backs #ClimateStrike

    Australian Council of Trade Unions expresses support for students, adults and workers joining the Global #ClimateStrike.

    19 Sep 2019
  • Conferences success

    In the last two weeks, the IEU has proudly hosted both our Early Childhood and Support Staff conferences, with great success.

    16 Sep 2019
  • Universal access funding review

    A review is being conducted by the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) into the Universal Access funding that supports children’s participation in 600 hours of preschool education in the year before school.

    09 Sep 2019
  • 20 September global climate strike

    The IEUA NSW/ACT Branch has passed a motion of solidarity with students and workers attending the 20 September climate strikes, and suggest potential options for school staff looking for ways to participate.

    09 Sep 2019
  • Chinese students

    Recently, the media has been full of stories regarding the role of international students in the education sector, particularly in the light of the ongoing unrest in Hong Kong.

    08 Sep 2019