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  • One third of all preschool centres could be without a trained teacher in four years

    Modelling shows one third of all preschools may lack a qualified teacher in the next four years, meaning it's crucial that government focus on supporting and developing the growth of a skilled and qualified workforce.

    25 Jul 2019
  • New Catholic systemic schools EA claim

    The new Catholic systemic schools EA claims are being posted out this week for discussion in chapter meetings.

    23 Jul 2019
  • Early childhood Union training day

    The IEU has developed a Union training day, especially for early childhood members.

    19 Jul 2019
  • Rally against offshore detention

    Next week marks six years since Australia's cruel offshore detention regime restarted, and thousands of Australians plan to take to the streets to protest against the policy.

    15 Jul 2019
  • Safe at work survey

    Everyone has a right to a safe workplace and to arrive home at the end of the working day, but that’s not always the reality in Australian workplaces.

    13 Jul 2019
  • Your colleagues' stories

    Our last issue of Newsmonth featured a number of stories featuring the work and impact of support staff members across the industry.

    13 Jul 2019
  • Survey – unpaid overtime

    The IEU is conducting an important support staff survey of to find out how many unpaid hours school support staff are performing.

    13 Jul 2019
  • PD for support staff

    Back by popular demand, Work Hoarse Voice Care training returns in Term 3 for members who may have missed out last time.

    13 Jul 2019
  • Teaching Indigenous languages: How Australia can learn from other countries

    There are hundreds of Indigenous languages in Australia. What can Australia learn from other countries to add them to school curriculums?

    12 Jul 2019
  • Uluru Statement from the Heart

    The theme for this year’s NAIDOC Week is “Voice. Treaty. Truth” - three key elements of the Uluru Statement from the Heart.

    12 Jul 2019