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"The Independent Education Union welcomes the initiatives outlined by the Opposition Education spokesperson Stephen Smith in relation to vocational education" said IEUA Federal Secretary Lynne Rolley. "It is disappointing that this area, like many others in education, has been the subject of countless inquiries over…
"The IEU is disappointed at the current position adopted by the Parliamentary Labor Party in relation to the building industry watchdog" said Independent Education Union Federal Secretary Lynne Rolley.   "The Howard Government has given its watchdog excessive powers to monitor allegations of inappropriate behaviour…
An audit of the 13 government inquiries held into education over the past decade should be conducted to determine whether the federal Government has implemented their recommendations. Justine Ferrari, Education writerJune 01, 2007The Australian The Independent Education Union, representing 65 per cent of teachers in…
The Independent Education Union of Australia strongly supports the Go8 policy paper "Languages in Crisis" which describes the decline in teaching foreign languages as critical. "This government's record in relation to language education is dreadful. It scrapped the funding for the national Languages and Literacy…
22 May 2007 Better teachers achieve better student outcomes. It's a "no-brainer" really, so what is all the hype around the recent research announcement by Economist Andrew Leigh? In fact, even if Andrew Leigh's ‘estimations' are correct, does it lead us anywhere other than more…