Statement on TEQSA Commissioner Emeritus Professor Cliff Walsh
I am saddened to hear of the passing of Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) Commissioner Emeritus Professor Cliff Walsh.
Suspension of mutual obligation requirements in NSW extended
The Morrison Government has extended the suspension of mutual obligation requirements after coronavirus lockdown restrictions were further extended in parts of New South Wales.
Simpson Prize – Presentation Ceremony
I’d like to acknowledge the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Hon David Hurley, AC DSC; organisers of the Simpson Prize, the History Teachers’ Association of Australia; Paul Foley, Chair…
Simpson Prize winners keep Anzac spirit alive
Minister for Regionalisation, Regional Communications and Regional Education Bridget McKenzie said the Anzac legacy is in good hands with the quality of entries by students in the national Simpson…
Australian Laureate Fellowships improving Australian lives
Seventeen outstanding researchers will receive $53.7 million in research funding for the 2021 Australian Laureate Fellowships awarded through the Australian Research Council (ARC).
Wide Bay and Sunshine Coast Employment Facilitator Extended
Job seekers in the Wide Bay and Sunshine Coast region of Queensland will continue to benefit from the Australian Government’s $276 million Local Jobs Program, with an extension to existing…
Education Ministers agree to improvements to NAPLAN
Education Ministers have today agreed to make improvements to national standardised testing in Australian schools to better inform teacher practice.
Australian higher education providers transition to new category standards
The Morrison Government’s reforms to Australia’s higher education regulatory framework have enabled one provider to be registered as a new university and three others as University Colleges under new…
Morrison Government delivers apprenticeships boom
Apprentice and trainee starts for the December quarter 2020 are at a five-year high.
Morrison Government delivers new Gosford Industry Training Hub to connect Central Coast students with in-demand job opportunities
The Morrison Government is connecting senior secondary students in Gosford, NSW to new opportunities in careers with bright futures through the opening of an Industry Training Hub.
Morrison Government delivers benefits for local franchisees through Franchising Code of Conduct Amendments
The Morrison Government has delivered another big win for thousands of small businesses across the country as its Franchising reforms come into force today.
Morrison Government’s jobs plan fires into new financial year
The Morrison Government’s jobs plan is firing into the new financial year with a number of measures coming into force to help protect jobs and connect Australians with jobs as well as measures to…