The Hon Alan Tudge MP
- Former Minister for Education and Youth
The Hon Alan Tudge was the Minister for Education and Youth.
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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.
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).
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…
The next step towards greater child care support
Today, I introduced legislation that will provide more support for Australian families using child care and remove barriers for parents who chose to return to work or work more hours.
Sky News Live - interview with Chris Kenny
Subjects: Recent COVID-19 outbreak in NSW; appointment of Mark Vaile as University of Newcastle’s Chancellor and Draft National Curriculum
New Higher Education Standards Panel appointed
A distinguished group of higher education policy leaders have been appointed to provide expert advice to Government on maintaining and improving the quality and standards of Australia’s higher…
To reverse decline in school standards, focus on teacher training
When asked why Singapore has such astounding success in school education, the Singaporean High Commissioner’s response to me was crystal clear: ‘it boils down to the human capital you recruit.’
Initial teacher education discussion paper launched
Today I launched a discussion paper aimed at improving teacher training and lifting Australian school standards
More tertiary education opportunities for students in Wangaratta
The Morrison Government will provide funding to help establish the Country Universities Centre (CUC) Ovens Murray, creating more opportunities for local students to pursue tertiary education studies…
Ensuring transparency on child care fees
More than 500 child care providers will be removed from the Government’s Child Care Finder website under a Morrison Government crackdown on businesses that aren’t publicly reporting their fees.
Loan fee exemptions extended
Around 30,000 Australian students will benefit from legislation passed through the Senate today that extends FEE-HELP loan fee exemptions for a further six months.