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  1. Discussion paper released on reform to the Education Services for Overseas Students framework

    A discussion paper ‘Reform of the ESOS framework’ has been released to seek views from interested stakeholders on opportunities to improve the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 (ESOS Act) and associated legislative arrangements.

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  2. The Teacher Education Ministerial Advisory Group Report released

    The Teacher Education Ministerial Advisory Group Report, Action Now: Classroom Ready Teachers, has been released and makes 38 key recommendations. The Australian Government response to the Report has also been released.

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  3. Reforms target VET FEE-HELP scammers

    Important reforms will be made to the Australian Government’s VET FEE-HELP scheme to prevent unscrupulous marketers targeting vulnerable Australians and exploiting the scheme.

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  4. Early Learning STEM Australia (ELSA) pilot 2018

    An exciting new learning journey commenced today for preschool children, early learning educators and families participating in the Early Learning STEM Australia (ELSA) pilot in 2018.

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  5. $22 million boost to Teach for Australia

    The Minister for Education the Hon Christopher Pyne MP announced an increase of $22 million in ...

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  6. Status Report on the NCRIS eResearch capability

    A report on the status of national eResearch infrastructure in Australia funded under the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS). It takes a strategic view of investments to ascertain how relevant and critical they are in supporting Australian researchers.

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  7. Teacher Effectiveness Systems, Frameworks and Measures: A Review

    On 17 March 2017, the Australian Government released the report Teacher Effectiveness Systems, Frameworks and Measures: A Review, prepared by the University of Melbourne Graduate School Of Education.

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  8. Joint Communique 4th AIEC

    The Fourth Australia-India Education Council meeting was held in Adelaide on 29 June 2018 where, the Department of Education and Training of the Government of Australia and the Ministry of Human Resource Development of the Government of India adopted the following Joint Communique.

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  9. National Research Infrastructure Census (NRI Census)

    The report of the National Research Infrastructure Census   for 2015-16 and 16-17 has been released. The report provides an aggregated picture of the use and outcomes from National Research Infrastructure (NRI), including the National Collaborative Resear ...

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  10. Keeping kids from drought affected areas in childcare and schools

    2019/20 Drought Relief- funding for childcare and non-government schools $5 million from the Community Child Care Fund will help assist childcare services that are experiencing decreased demand and financial pressure due to families from drought-affected ...

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  11. More schools set to use their own decision making power

    The Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP has said a new $70 million Independent Public Schools initiative will be used to encourage public schools to become more independent and involve parents and the community in decision making processes.

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  12. Request for Tender

    Following an open tender process released on 2 May 2016, the University of Canberra has been engaged to deliver the project management of the Early Learning STEM Australia (ELSA) pilot program (2016 – 2019). The University of Canberra will design, develop and implement  a series of apps to

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