Research Sustainability working group

A working group of university Vice Chancellors will provide advice to the Minister for Education about sustainable approaches to research funding for universities during COVID-19 and beyond.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 July 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

National Priorities and Industry Linkage Fund working group

A working group of university Vice Chancellors will help design the Morrison Government’s $900 million fund to enhance engagement between higher education and industry, with a strong focus on STEM…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 July 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Tax deadline extended for Child Care Subsidy families

Families receiving the Child Care Subsidy (CCS) will now have until 31 March 2021 to submit their 2018-19 tax return for CCS purposes.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Enhancing the cyber security of Australia’s universities

The Morrison Government will provide $1.6 million to enhance the cyber security of Australia’s universities. The Government will fund:

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Extension To Regional Employment Trial program

The Morrison Government’s Regional Employment Trial program has been extended for 12 months to allow existing projects affected by the COVID-19 pandemic to be completed.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 June 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Regional Universities Roundtable

Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education Andrew Gee, has today announced he will host a series of Regional Universities Roundtables to inform the Government’

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Minister for Education Dan Tehan interview with Tom Tilley and Annika Smethurst, The Briefing podcast

SUBJECTS: Job-ready graduates, Regional reforms

Release type: Transcript

Date: 24 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

John Hattie reappointed as AITSL Chair

Respected education academic John Hattie will continue to lead Australia’s efforts to improve teaching quality and school leadership.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Ensuring integrity in higher education

An integrity unit will be created to work with the higher education sector to protect the interests of students and the reputation of Australia’s higher education sector

Release type: Media Release

Date: 24 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Minister for Education Dan Tehan interview with Kieran Gilbert, Sky News

SUBJECTS: Coronavirus and schools, School holidays, Reopening of state borders, Job-ready graduates, Regional reforms

Release type: Media Release

Date: 23 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Call for nominations to design STEM-focussed industry fund

Minister for Education Dan Tehan today invited university Vice-Chancellors to work with the Government to design a $900 million industry linkage fund that will support universities and industry…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 22 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Marketplace for online microcredentials

The Morrison Government will provide $4.3 million to build and run a one-stop-shop for microcredentials to help students identify educational opportunities.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 22 June 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

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