Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation

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Nef 331.8809944 EDU
Sydney : The Federation, 1919-
Vol. 91 No. 13 (6 Dec 2010)
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EDUCATION Journal of the New South Wales Teachers Federation Decei 1
PM's integrity on the line Efforts have been made to deter newspapers from publishing league tables. 1 , 8
We've done ours 1
Firth won't accept draft curriculum Now it's time for teachers to be consulted. 1
Executive 2
Officers 2
Contents 2
Advertising 2
Talks sought on salaries 3
Ark Tribe acquitted Unions say the ABCC is a farce and should be abolished. 3
Workers compensation and vacation pay 3
Our Fed Reps 3
Advertising 3
Strike gets results Teachers and parents are sick of having to play the submission lottery game for special education placements. 4
Send a card to politicians Teachers want smaller classes and more release to be on Members of Parliament's minds over the holiday season. 4
Make sure you have your say on schools funding Hundreds of submissions have been made to the review, but many more are neededbefore the end of the year. 5
MP shown why a fairer funding model is essential 5
Van visits outer western suburbs 5
Important stop on campaign 6
Greater equity requires more funding Submission to address school governance and barriers to equity. 6
Flyers transport message 6
Parents have their say 7
Everywhere you look 7
Travelling the countryside The Public schools for our future campaign rolls on. 7
Superannuation fund merger The merged fund will be the sth-largest fund by asset size in Australia. 8
Lessons from the US on assessment When the stakes of any quantitative assessment are raised, the process becomes more corrupt and less accurate. 8
On the southern tour 8
Beware value added data The new calculations included on My School 2.0 lack precision. 9
In brief 9
Advertising 9
London bound 10
Environmental work earns praise 10
Legislate for prisoners' education rights 10
In brief 10
Call to work flat program 11
Officer election results 11
Advertising 11
A great opportunity for student filmmakers 12
School wins struggle for new library 12
Advertising 12
Commit funding to VET in schools Schools currently lack the staff, facilities, industry relationships and resources to offer much of the VET in schools program. 13
Gifts that change lives 13
Advertising 13 , 14
Teaching resources lost 15
In brief 15
Advertising 15
Firth says she won’t sign Hopefully there will now be consultation with teachers and the numerous serious shortcomings in the draft national curriculum documents will be addressed. 16
letters 16
Carbon copy 17
Advertising 17 , 18
features 19
Exchanging ideas An inspiring day in the shadow of the Three Sisters. 19
Inside 19
Advertising 20
Education systems need to accommodate diverse needs Programs must cope with difference, says Commissioner. 21
Paper Plane 21
Advertising 21 , 22
Expect a changing educational landscape Republican gains in the US mid term elections will have a huge impact on US education. 22
In brief 22
Dispute lodged over excess teaching hours in TAFE Federation doesn't agree with DET's approach. 23
What teachers should do 23
Paper heads down tired path 23 , 24
Class of'58... you are requested to commence duty. 23
EDUCATION Journal of the New South Wales Teachers Federation 24
TAFE needs more head teacher positions 24
Advertising 24
The year in review as seen in Education League tables, NAPLAN and the national curriculum dominated the year. 25
What constitutes consent? Sex education classes are lacking, Federation's Friday Forum heard. 26
Retired Teachers Association 26
Social news 26
your say 27
Proud history of success Keeping active in the environment movement. 27
Inside 27
Don’t sell us out The Murray-Darling Basin Authority Basin Plan has absolutely no regard for the social and economic costs that it will bring. 28
On the brink Stop blaming farmers for the woes of the river and take proactive steps to help them protect the environment. 28
reviews 29
Film 29 , 30
Inside 29
Computer corner 30
Theatre 31
Book Power crisis: the seif-destruction of a state Labor Party 31
Book Permaculture Diary 2011 32
Advertising 32
Corkscrew 33
Mixed dozen competition 33
Advertising 33 , 34 , 35
Snapped in and out of class 36
Advertising 36
school Calendar 2011 37
TAFE calendar 2011 38



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