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East Derwent Primary School and Jordan River Learning Federation - Community Safety Maps

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) - Mr Speaker, I wish to share with the House a really fantastic group of students, their teacher and Holly Sluiter from the Salvation Army and Communities for Children who came along on Monday...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Nov 2017

Liberals Shoot the Messenger on Education Shortfall

Media Release - Independent analyst, Martyn Goddard, found state-educated students in Tasmania were being short-changed every year by an average of $908 each.

Andrea Dawkins - 27 Oct 2017

Hodgman Government Caves to Extreme Right and Axes Safe Schools

Media Release - The Hodgman Government's decision to scrap funding for the Safe Schools' program is a sure sign the Premier and Education Minister have caved in to pressure from Senator Abetz, and the extreme Right within their ranks.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 19 Apr 2017

Greens Call for Better Support for Students with Disabilities

Media Release - In Greens’ Private Members Time this week, we’ll move to affirm the rights of all Tasmanian students to a quality education, and the responsibility of the State Government to provide it.

Andrea Dawkins - 10 Apr 2017

Call for Professional Development for Teachers in Disability Education

Parliamentary Activity - Tuesday 23 August 2016Andrea Dawkins MP to move—That the House:—(1)           Notes:—(a)           the recently released results of the second annual Teachers View Survey from the Tasmanian Disability Education Reform Lobby;

- 23 Aug 2016

No Support for Rockilff's Plan to Lower School Starting Age

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea Dawkins MP to move—That the House:—(1)           Acknowledges:—(a)           the lack of public support for lowering the school starting age;(b)           that all the evidence suggests this policy will lead to worse outcomes for...

- 16 Aug 2016

LGBTI Issues: Ultimate Support for a Simple Life

Parliamentary Activity - Mr Deputy Speaker, I rise tonight to respond to parliamentary secretary Mr Barnett's adjournment speech last evening on Safe Schools and his continued attack on LGBTI issues in this Parliament.

Andrea Dawkins - 1 Jun 2016

Liberal Party Should Pay Back Donation from Unlawful Careers Australia

Parliamentary Activity - On 16 May 2016 the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) announced it had accepted a court enforceable undertaking from Careers Australia Group Limited (Careers Australia).

Andrea Dawkins - 26 May 2016

Rockliff Avoids Tough Questions on Students Living With Disabilities

Parliamentary Activity - Ms DAWKINS question to MINISTER for EDUCATION and TRAINING, Mr ROCKLIFF

- 20 Aug 2015