New leaders in education
Alistair Maclean has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer to Australia’s independent national quality assurance and regulatory agency for higher education, the Tertiary Education…
Supporting accountability and NAPLAN
Because of COVID-19, now more than ever, we need the NAPLAN test.
Stawell underground laboratory on track
Minister for Education and Member for Wannon Dan Tehan says scientists could start experiments to detect dark matter as early as next year, following the completion of excavation work for the…
Better understanding the needs of international students
Australia’s education sector has shown leadership, innovation and good practice in supporting the mental health and safety of international students, according to a new report.
Minister for Education Dan Tehan interview with Leon Byner, FIVEaa Mornings
SUBJECTS: Border closures, International students
Minister for Education Dan Tehan interview with Fran Kelly, ABC RN Breakfast
SUBJECTS: Job-ready Graduates legislation, Year 12 students, Thousand Talents Plan, COVID-19 and Victoria
More protection for domestic students in higher education
Australian higher education students who pay for their studies upfront will be protected from losing their money if their private provider stops teaching or shuts down.
Minister for Education Dan Tehan interview with Peter Stefanovic, Sky News
SUBJECTS: Job-ready Graduates legislation, Thousand Talents Plan, COVID-19 and Victoria
Minister for Education Dan Tehan interview with Andrew Bolt, Sky News
SUBJECTS: Thousand Talents Plan
Reforming Australia's vocational education and training regulator
A significant step has been taken to improve Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) sector with the passing of the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Amendment (…
Job-ready Graduates legislation
The Coalition Government will create additional university places for Australian students and provide more support for regional students and universities.
National Skills Week highlights critical role vocational education and training has in the national recovery
National Skills Week 2020 will focus on the critical role the vocational education and training (VET) sector has in the nation’s economic recovery from COVID-19.