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

Call Number
Nef 331.8809944 EDU
Sydney : The Federation, 1919-
Vol. 92 No. 02 (14 Mar 2011)
View Catalogue


EDUCATION Journal of the New South Wales Teachers Federation 1
Herald flouts law and publishes league tables Time for government action. 1 , 4
Public education beyond the state election Federation will continue to campaign for the support students deserve. 1 , 7
Executive 2
Officers 2
Contents 2
Advertising 2
Suspension and expulsion policy changed New procedures strengthen the emphasis on complying with occupational health and safety obligations. 3
Commonwealth paid parental leave 3
Our Fed Reps 3
Advertising 3
What's Garrett going to do? All eyes are on the Federal Minister over league tables. 4
Schools' funding debate escalates Make every effort to advance the case for a better deal for public schools. 4
Film ignores inconvenient truths The reality of 'Waiting for Superman'. 5
In brief 5
Last call to have your say on school funding 5
Advertising 5
TAFE election funding promise uncertain 6
Save our Ferries rally 6
Support for pledge grows 6
Association spotlight Tenterfield Teachers Association 6
No undertakings but O'Farrell receptive at meeting 7
Major parties embrace 5 Point Plan 7
Eveiy thing is political, especially our classrooms A plea to teachers. 7 , 9
Mardi Gras stall well received 8
Harmony Day comps 8
Parade puts a ring on it 8
Equity in spotlight 8
Nationally consistent system endorsed The professional standards have been set, with implementation the next step. 9
Lively history of teachers launched Intrigue and laughs among the hard campaigning. 9
Advertising 10
No consultation on counselling review 11
Responses sought on chaplaincy program 11
High Court challenge to program 11
Campaign to stop privatisation continues AMES job losses appear inevitable. 11
In brief 11
Review finds inequities in all sectors Report shows more needs to be done. 12
Teachers exit Executive after leaving classroom Two Executive members have stepped down 12
Federation Library 12
A shady grant 13
Advertising 13
Communal action for civil causes This year the Sydney Alliance moves into action. 14
Catch some never ending magic A chance to celebrate children's literature in the home of the Magic Pudding. 14
Advertising 14
Funds raised for Queensland 15
Teachers Health signs 100,000 th member 15
Advertising 15
CSIRO needs volunteers 16
Yale Lorna Gilmour 16
Advertising 16
Rally against the sale of public land Teachers prepared to fight sale. 17
Advertising 17
What are you eating? 17
In brief 17
Advertising 18
Engaging youth Program encourages students to take an interest in social justice issues. 19
Continuing inequities in exam provisions Private schools continue to claim more HSC exam assistance. 19
Zero carbon emissions by 2020? 19
In brief 19
League tables must be opposed But a light is shining on the inequities of the current government funding model. 20
letters I’M DELIGHTED 20
MY LIST 21 , 22
Advertising 21
Carbon copy HOME SCHOOLING 22
Advertising 22
features 23
Collective bargaining under threat The anti-teacher bandwagon looms large in the United States. 23
Inside 23
Paper Plane 24
Retired Teachers Association 24
Social news 24
Are you in the right membership category? 24
Benefit concert for APHEDA's projects When education is a struggle. 25
ClaSS of' 58... you are requested to commence duty. 25
Advertising 25
In the library 26
Concerns with TAFE paper TAFE headteacher consultation on educational leadership. 26
Quest for national VET regulator bill Impact of regulator on registered training organisations, in particular TAFE, remains unclear. 26
your say 27
Put money to better use Don't waste money on military exercises. 27
Austerity and education Events from the Middle East through to the mid-west United States can serve to deliver timely lessons for the future challenges faced by teachers in NSW in 2011. 27 , 28
Inside 27
Bold and visionary steps needed Action for a healthier, more resilient environment. 28
Short memories Humans are quick to forget past disasters. 28
Advertising 28
reviews 29
Film 29 , 30
Inside 29
Computer Corner 30
Responding to film 30
Theatre 31
Book The Scientific Guide to Global Warming Scepticism 31
In brief 31
Map The Gardens of Stone Visitors Map 32
The Legacy: An Elder's Vision for Our Sustainable Future 32
Advertising 32
Corkscrew 33
In brief 33
Advertising 34 , 35
Snapped in and out of class 36



Citation options:
Work identifier

APA citation

N.S.W. Teachers' Federation & New South Wales Public School Teachers' Federation. (1919). Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation Retrieved October 7, 2022, from

MLA citation

N.S.W. Teachers' Federation and New South Wales Public School Teachers' Federation. Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation Sydney: The Federation, 1919. Web. 7 October 2022 <>

Harvard/Australian citation

N.S.W. Teachers' Federation & New South Wales Public School Teachers' Federation. 1919, Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation The Federation, Sydney viewed 7 October 2022

Wikipedia citation

  | author1=N.S.W. Teachers' Federation.
  | author2=New South Wales Public School Teachers' Federation.
  | title=Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation
  | year=1919
  | section=v.
  | issn=0013-1156
  | issue=Vol. 92 No. 02 (14 Mar 2011)
  | location=Sydney
  | publisher=The Federation
  | url=
  | id=nla.obj-667351785
  | access-date=7 October 2022
  | via=Trove

Citations are automatically generated and may require some modification to conform to exact standards.


Select the images you want to download, or the whole document.

Available formats
TIF high resolution

Or select a range of images:


You can order a copy of this work from Copies Direct.

Copies Direct supplies reproductions of collection material for a fee. This service is offered by the National Library of Australia


Or select a range of images:


Share on Twitter

Share on Facebook

What can I do with this?

Copyright varies by issue and article

Reason for copyright status
Serials have an open range of dates.

Copyright varies with each issue and article. You may have full rights to copy, or may be able to copy only under some circumstances, for example a portion for research or study. Order a copy where circumstances allow or Contact us for further information.

Copyright status was determined using the following information:

Material type
Literary Dramatic Musical

Copyright status may not be correct if data in the record is incomplete or inaccurate. Other access conditions may also apply.

For more information please see: Copyright in library collections.