Concern over report of violent incidents in WA schools

The State School Teachers’ Union has called for the State Government to re-invest in student support programs, after reports of dozens of violent incidents in WA schools this year.

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CONCERNS OVER SCHOOLS BEING ASKED TO PEDDLE GOVERNMENT PROPAGANDA

The State School Teachers’ Union has criticised the State Government for asking schools to distribute its propaganda selling its messages on education.

The government has sent a memo through the Department of Education to Principals to encourage them to distribute material from its Bigger Picture Education campaign through their school websites, newsletters and social media.

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Federal report reveals WA failing Aboriginal students

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The latest Report on Government Services reveals Aboriginal students in WA have the lowest outcomes in literacy and numeracy of any state in the nation.

 

The education chapter of the report, released today by the Productivity Commission, also reveals attendance rates for Indigenous students in WA are among the worst in the country.

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