Delivering teachers and classrooms to close the gap in Indigenous education

The Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today announced that 17 new classrooms and 19 additional teachers are already being delivered to remote communities in the Northern Territory as a result…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

A better pathway to employment for job seekers with new employment services

The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor, today announced the release of the Exposure Draft of the new purchasing arrangements for $3.9 billion new employment services.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Young Australian leaders urged to make their mark

The Federal Minister for Youth, Kate Ellis, today urged youth leaders to work together to achieve positive social change in Australia.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Minister thanks stakeholders for submissions to the Bradley Review

The Acting Minister for Education, Brendan O’Connor, today thanked organisations and individuals for their submissions and for being part of the Bradley Review.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 August 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

University student numbers pass the one million milestone

The acting Minister for Education, Brendan O’Connor, has welcomed new figures showing strong growth in university student numbers and enrolments in national priority areas.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 31 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Young Australians encouraged to enrol to vote

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Numeracy training for trades a first for SA

An Australian Government program is providing literacy and numeracy training for apprentices for the first time in South Australia.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

New career centre in Northern Adelaide

Joint Media Release with Paul Caica, Minister for Employment - South Australia

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Former Mitsubishi workers help address SA labour shortages

Forty former Mitsubishi employees are undertaking training to help address skilled labour shortages in South Australia’s transport and distribution industry.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Safer Payment Systems For Heavy Vehicle Drivers

Joint Media Release with The Hon Anthony Albanese MP, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government and The Hon Dr Craig Emerson MP, Minister for Small…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

YouthSpeak - a conversation for the future

A new report aimed at giving young Australians a stronger voice in Government decision making was launched today by the Minister for Youth, Kate Ellis, at the University of Western Australia.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 25 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP

Indigenous boarding facilities in NT to help close the gap

The Rudd Government today announced the short listed locations for three new boarding facilities in the Northern Territory to provide better school access for remote Indigenous students.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 July 2008

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP

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