Local taskforces to aid jobs recovery

More than 900,000 job seekers are set to benefit from local jobs taskforces with specialised expertise and knowledge to get more Australians back into work. 

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 September 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Adult Learners Week 2020: a chance to refresh and reskill

It’s never too late to learn and Adult Learners Week 2020, which kicks off today, will help people find new skills in a rapidly changing labour market. 

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 1 September 2020

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
  • The Hon Steve Irons MP

Bringing our interstate boarding school students home and back again safely

Minister for Decentralisation and Regional Education, Andrew Gee, has called on state and territory governments to come to the table to map out a COVID-safe pathway for

Release type: Media Release

Date: 31 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Andrew Gee MP

Minister for Education Dan Tehan with Jim Wilson, 2GB Drive

SUBJECTS: NAPLAN, Job-ready Graduates package, Parliamentary inquiry into foreign interference in Australian universities

Release type: Transcript

Date: 31 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Job-ready Graduates most likely to succeed

University graduates with vocational degrees are the most likely to be in full-time employment, according to new data published today.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 30 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

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…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 29 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Supporting accountability and NAPLAN

Because of COVID-19, now more than ever, we need the NAPLAN test.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

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…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 27 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

Minister for Education Dan Tehan interview with Leon Byner, FIVEaa Mornings

SUBJECTS: Border closures, International students

Release type: Transcript

Date: 26 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

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

Release type: Transcript

Date: 26 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

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.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 August 2020

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP

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