Education Support Personnel (ESP) Week 2021

ESP Day is celebrated on 16 May each year. Every day, education support staff work to keep our schools running, support our students to learn and our teachers to teach. On 16 May, union members across the world celebrate hardworking Education Support Personnel (ESP)....

Every school and every child underfunded by Liberal schools agreement

The Australian Education Union today released the detailed amounts of underfunding for every Tasmanian public school as a result of a Liberal state and federal government school funding agreement. Three days out from the state election, the union representing...

AEU ad launch to stop Liberals ducking TAFE privatisation policy

The Australian Education Union has today launched a ‘quacker’ of a TV ad to stop the Liberal Party ducking the reality of their TAFE privatisation policy. “It’s time the Liberal Party came clean with Tasmanian voters – their TAFE policy will hurt students and industry...

More politics means TAFE and Tasmanians lose

Peter Gutwein and the Liberal Party, if allowed to implement their TasTAFE privatisation plan, will not be able to keep one promise on TAFE. Whether you call the Liberal Party’s policy privatisation or not – the reality of the policy is that it puts TAFE out of the...