29 Nov 2016 : Class sizes in 2017 and the new certified agreement

23 Nov-2016 : Palaszczuk government gives a Gonski

28 Oct 2016 : World Teachers' Day

18 Oct 2016: Transition to new senior schooling system delayed

4 October 2016 : World Teachers Day

16 Sep 2016 :Tell Queensland Government to fight Turnbull’s Gonski cuts

7 Sep 2016 : Members support revised offer

30 Aug 2016: Vote for EB offer - QTU ballot closing soon

Also in this edition: QCAA senior subject syllabus development - have your say | Commercialisation in Public Schooling survey

22 Aug 2016 : Nominations for IPS called

9 Aug 2016 : Salaries in new offer clarified

3 August 2016: Improved government offer to Queensland teachers and principals

On Tuesday 2 August, the Queensland Government approved a new offer to Queensland state school teachers and principals. A ballot of QTU members will be conducted to consider the new offer.

1 August 2016: QTU ballot supporting action

The ballot remains open past the initial closing date of 29 July (because of the late distribution of material to smaller schools) but the support for the three motions is overwhelming.

27 July 2016: Have you voted?

Vote "YES" for action to achieve better pay and conditions

26 July 2016: QTU members win - government to identify core Australian Curriculum and revise C2C to reduce teacher workload

After 18 months of intensive lobbying by the QTU on behalf of members, the state government has announced that a ‘core Australian Curriculum’ will be defined, and accompanying C2C resources will be revised...

15 July 2016 : Vote YES for industrial action for fair pay and conditions

The main unresolved issues | the ECQ Ballot | the QTU Ballot | if a better offer is made?

12 July 2016: EB8 action: vote YES for industrial action for better pay and conditions

21 June 2016 : EB 8 – two votes in term three

In this issue: Your vote can win Gonski | EB8 - two votes in term three | The state budget and superannuation

16 June 2016: 2016-17 State Budget Education and health to benefit

18 May 2016: EB8 formal bargaining commences

In this issue:update on EB8 | Federal election - To Gonski or not? | Superannuation and the federal budget | CIPS research project

6 May 2016: Coalition turns back clock on funding and working conditions

The Federal Coalition’s education policy released on 1 May and its federal budget delivered on 3 May have finally answered two important questions about the current government.

15 April 2016 : Unpacking the Joint Statement on the Purpose and Use of Data in Queensland Schools

13 April 2016 : Labour Day 2016

11 April 2016 : Term 2: Election and EB

23 March 2016 :New joint DET/QTU statement on the purpose and use of data in Queensland schools

newsflash 08 2016

14 March 2016 : Workload and salary feature in final EB8 claim

2 March 2016 : "State of our Schools" - and the state of our award

24 Feb 2016 : QTU support for Queensland Catholic teachers and IEUA-QNT

19 Feb 2016 : Don’t miss your chance to reduce your workload – help identify the core P-10 Australian Curriculum

Give feedback on the implementation of the P-10 Australian Curriculum in QCAA forums and webinars, between late February and early March 2016

4 Feb 2016: EB8 area meetings commence this week

The QTU will this week continue the process of finalising the draft log of claims by consulting with members at area meetings and in conjunction with some branch annual general meetings.

29 Jan 2016: Federal ALP commits to Gonski

21 Jan 2016: Welcome to 2016

In this issue: Australian Curriculum | EB | New joint statements | Recruitment | QCAA senior syllabus learning area reference groups | New leadership team for QTU | Design the QTU's next Labour Day T-shirt