Monthly Archives: May 2012

Teachers protest TAFE cuts

Angry teachers and students have rallied outside Victorian premier Ted Baillieu’s office to protest state budget cuts to TAFE courses. Continue reading

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Teacher career progression questioned

The commission said teacher salary scales were quite flat, with most reaching the top pay level in about 10 years. Pay increments were supposedly connected to teacher performance. Continue reading

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Teaching jobs in Victoria under threat

Victorian teachers could begin strike action as early as June with their union scoring a win in Fair Work Australia (FWA). The industrial umpire on Wednesday approved a ballot to be sent to all 32,000 relevant Australian Education Union members … Continue reading

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