Also in this edition: QCAA senior subject syllabus development - have your say | Commercialisation in Public Schooling survey
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.
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.
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...
The main unresolved issues | the ECQ Ballot | the QTU Ballot | if a better offer is made?
In this issue: Your vote can win Gonski | EB8 - two votes in term three | The state budget and superannuation
In this issue:update on EB8 | Federal election - To Gonski or not? | Superannuation and the federal budget | CIPS research project
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.
newsflash 08 2016
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
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.
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