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Literacy Outcomes Monitoring Group and Structured Literacy for Primary Schools

The year's NAPLAN results are a serious concern. NAPLAN is not the be-all and end-all of measuring student performance.

Vica Bayley MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Sep 2023

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Tasmania Gets Poor Marks in Education

It’s clear the Rockliff government must do more to improve educational outcomes for children and young people.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  7 Feb 2023

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Denny NAPLAN Report an Indictment on Liberal Government

Dr Lisa Denny’s report on a decade of NAPLAN data paints a devastating picture of education in the state.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  31 Jan 2022

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Extension School Program

Madam Speaker, I always have great faith in our young people, in their capacity to learn and to grow and to be active in our community and to drive change.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  25 Sep 2019

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Early Years Education - Allocation of Funds

Andrea Dawkins questions the Minister for Education over the allocation of early years education funding.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  15 Aug 2017

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NAPLAN Highlights Need for Equality in Education

Postcode is still having a significant effect on students’ ability to learn and perform well in NAPLAN.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  13 Dec 2016

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Pettit Contract: Liberals Skirt Around Circumstances of Non-Renewal

The middle of the school year is odd timing to take the Department of Education in a new direction and not renewing the secretary of the department's contract.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  25 Aug 2015

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State Schools Results

These schools' results are thanks to fantastic efforts by their school staff, departmental support staff, and their broader school communities.

Nick Mckim  |  Media Release  |  5 Mar 2015