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My School updated with improved school attendance data

The My School website has now been updated to include 2014 school attendance data collected in a consistent fashion and with the average student attendance rates reported for Indigenous students…

My School updated with improved school attendance data

The My School website has now been updated to include 2014 school attendance data collected in a consistent fashion and with the average student attendance rates reported for Indigenous students…

Effective school leaders putting students first

Helping principals become even better leaders is the focus of a new resource developed by the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL). Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and…

Improving literacy in remote schools

Schools in remote locations will receive extra support to teach foundation literacy skills with the announcement today that 34 remote schools will participate in the Flexible literacy for remote primary…

Australia takes first step towards improved curriculum

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, along with state and territory education ministers have taken the important first step towards improving the Australian Curriculum today in Canberra. All…

NAPLAN helps put students first

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP today reiterated the Government’s support for NAPLAN. The 2014 National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) National Report released today shows…

$5.8 million for excellence in Australian higher education teaching and learning

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP today announced $5.8 million in Australian Government funding for 30 projects to improve teaching in Australia’s higher education institutions, to ensure they…

Labor-Greens scare campaign continues to fall apart

Once again the Labor-Greens irresponsible and reckless scare campaign has been blown out of the water with Queensland University of Technology (QUT) releasing modest fee increases under deregulation. This morning…

Improving quality assurance for Australian higher education

The Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today welcomed the passage of legislation that will improve the effectiveness of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA). The…

Ministerial Statement - Our achievements in schools and cross-border education’

‘Our achievements in schools and cross-border education’    Introduction Madam Speaker, I rise to make a Ministerial Statement about our achievements in schools and cross-border education. This Government has honoured…

Written and authorised by Hon Christopher Pyne MP, 429 Magill Road, St Morris SA 5068

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