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Pages with topic "Professional Issues"

5 Dec 2019 : Union win: prac payments to match NSW rates

Our union, in collaboration with the Queensland Teachers’ Union (QTU), has been in negotiations with Queensland universities to increase the rate of pay for teachers who supervise pre-service teachers.
/news/archive/2019/december/union-win-prac-payments-to-match-nsw-rates

6 Nov 2019 : IEUA-QNT mentoring program seeks mentees

After a successful inaugural year, the IEUA-QNT mentor program is continuing into its second year, with expressions of interest for 2020 mentees open until Friday 22 November 2019.
/news/professional-issues/professional-issues-volume-17/ieua-qnt-mentoring-program-seeks-mentees

6 Nov 2019 : Our union’s voice heard on NAPLAN

Our union has participated in the Stage One consultation of the NAPLAN Review being conducted by the Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales governments, independently of the federal government.
/news/professional-issues/professional-issues-volume-17/our-union-s-voice-heard-on-naplan

6 Nov 2019 : Prac payments under negotiation

The Australian Higher Education Industrial Association (AHEIA) - the body representing Queensland universities - have tabled payment rates for practicum supervision which are now subject to joint consideration with our union and the QTU.
/news/professional-issues/professional-issues-volume-17/prac-payments-under-negotiations

6 Nov 2019 : Member survey confirms inexplicable shortage of funds for kindergartens

Reports that Central Governing Bodies (CGBs) of community kindergartens in Queensland are mismanaging Kindergarten Inclusion Support Scheme (KISS) funding has raised concerns for members working in this sector.
/news/professional-issues/professional-issues-volume-17/member-survey-confirms-inexplicable-shortage-of-funds-for-kinder

6 Nov 2019 : Early childhood education teacher survey seeks input on national policy

Our union is encouraging members who work in the early childhood education sector to participate in a survey being conducted by the University of Sydney looking into the professional registration of early childhood education teachers.
/news/professional-issues/professional-issues-volume-17/early-childhood-education-teacher-survey-seeks-input-on-national

2 Sep 2019 : Teacher-targeted bullying – university study needs member input

In April 2019, researchers from La Trobe University published Teacher Targeted Bullying and Harassment by Students and Parents which analysed teachers’ experiences of feeling bullied and victimised while working in Australian public and independent school…
/news/archive/2019/september/teacher-targeted-bullying-university-study-needs-member-input

2 Sep 2019 : Study reinforces significance of smaller kindy class sizes

A recent study titled “Relating preschool class size to classroom quality and student achievement” has found that smaller classes resulted in more one-to-one interactions between teachers and students and improved student literacy skills.
/news/archive/2019/september/study-reinforces-significance-of-smaller-kindy-class-sizes

2 Sep 2019 : Funding changes leave kindys worse-off

A recent change in the funding model of what was previously known as Disability Inclusion Support for Queensland Kindergartens (DISQK), now known as the Kindergarten Inclusion Support Scheme (KISS) has reportedly led to lesser funds being available to ass…
/news/archive/2019/september/funding-changes-leave-kindy-s-worse-off

2 Sep 2019 : Professional collaboration critical to new QCAA process

The new QCE system sets a new approach to senior assessment, combining school-based and external assessment.
/news/archive/2019/september/qcaa-endorsement-process-adding-to-workload-pressures

2 Sep 2019 : Members still in the dark about NCCD audits

Our union is demanding answers from the Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the multinational financial management firm auditing the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability (NCCD).
/news/archive/2019/september/members-still-in-the-dark-about-nccd-audits

27 Aug 2019 : ‘Master Teacher’ proposal seriously flawed

A proposal from the Grattan Institute to create special roles for 'high achieving' teachers is significantly flawed.
/news/archive/2019/august/master-teacher-proposal-seriously-flawed

30 Jul 2019 : Members want answers on NCCD and audit process

Our union is demanding answers from the Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the multinational financial management firm auditing the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability (NCCD).
/news/archive/2019/july/members-want-answers-on-nccd-and-audit-process

18 Jun 2019 : NCCD: Data gathering should be fully resourced

The identification, collection and moderation of data for the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability (NCCD) should not be permitted to result in increased workloads for an already burdened teaching staff, as IEUA-QNT A…
/news/archive/2019/june/nccd-data-gathering-should-be-fully-resourced

3 May 2019 : Experts question NAPLAN data while teaching profession review reveals little

When NAPLAN reached its 10 year anniversary in 2018, researchers at Griffith University sought to investigate its purpose, function and value.
/news/archive/2019/may/experts-question-naplan-data-while-teaching-profession-review-re

14 Mar 2019 : Universities refuse to talk prac payments despite 27 year freeze

Practicum payments to supervising teachers have not been increased in over twenty years and the current rates fail to provide any acknowledgement of the work supervising teachers undertake to support practicum students – in addition to their existing work…
/news/archive/2019/march/universities-refuse-to-talk-prac-payments-despite-27-year-freeze

2 Aug 2018 : Universities refuse to discuss practicum payments

Queensland universities are refusing to negotiate on practicum payments to supervising teachers, which have not increased for more than 25 years.
/news/archive/2018/august/universities-refuse-to-discuss-practicum-payments

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Authorised by Terry Burke, Independent Education Union of Australia – Queensland & Northern Territory Branch, Brisbane.