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With the passing this morning of former Prime Minister Gough Whitlam, the IEU wishes to share an opinion piece written by Br Kelvin Canavan in which he reflects on Gough's contribution to education in Australia.
The Independent Education Union of Australia expresses its resounding support for recommendations regarding improved accommodation of students with a disability, contained in the recently published Review of the Australian Curriculum.
We need courageous leadership from Federal Parliamentarians on behalf of students with disabilities and their school communities.
After collecting members’ stories and identifying problems for parents in the workplace, the Women’s and Equity Committee have produced a an informative Flexible Work Arrangements Guide. Available here. 
In its submission to the Productivity Commission Inquiry into Childcare and Early Learning, the IEU has condemned many of the draft Report recommendations for failing to support the development of quality early childhood education. Read our submission here.