Teachers & ES Alliance

Why Vote Teachers & ES Alliance in 2015

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– Enforceable conditions to decrease our workload

– Job security- end contracts

– End the competitive schools agenda; no to test data driven teaching

– Increase public school funding to stop the creeping privatisation of public schools.

 

Candidates

Mary Merkenich for Branch President merkenich.mary.h@edumail.vic.gov.au

Steven Adams for Deputy President adams.steven.j@edumail.vic.gov.au

Lucy Honan for Branch Secretary honan.lucy.m@edumail.vic.gov.au

Bronwyn Jennings for Deputy Secretary jennings.bronwyn.bj@edumail.vic.gov.au

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Written by admin on October 10, 2015 @ 12:56 am
Filed under: AEU Elections, For a Democratic Union, News

Letters the AEU won’t publish

 

 Letter by Steve Adams

Please show some respect

Last term a position came up on council for which I was eligible for. Having just missed out on being elected for this position back in 2012 by just a handful of votes; I was keen to nominate again. I knew that my opposition to the last agreement meant that it was likely that the AEU leadership would recommend the other candidate, however, what I didn’t expect that I would not be officially informed of the outcome.

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Letters blocked by the AEU Leadership


Why was this letter submitted to the AEU News in May not published? It was twice resubmitted.   

 

The November 2014 state election was expected to be close with Labor favoured to win.

That happened.

The election presented the AEU with an important opportunity to lockin the main political parties on the key funding issues of Gonski and year 5 & 6 commitments, and the more critical per capita funding gap. This has Victorian schools a massive $2,000 per student annually below the national average and worsening.

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Why Vote Teachers & ES Alliance in 2015

voting-ballot-boxVote 1 Teachers and ES Alliance

– Enforceable conditions to decrease our workload

– Job security- end contracts

– End the competitive schools agenda; no to test data driven teaching

– Increase public school funding to stop the creeping privatisation of public schools.

 

Candidates

Mary Merkenich for Branch President merkenich.mary.h@edumail.vic.gov.au

Steven Adams for Deputy President adams.steven.j@edumail.vic.gov.au

Lucy Honan for Branch Secretary honan.lucy.m@edumail.vic.gov.au

Bronwyn Jennings for Deputy Secretary jennings.bronwyn.bj@edumail.vic.gov.au

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