Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

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Welcome to the media centre archive for Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins, former Parliamentary Secretary for School Education and Workplace Relations. This site contains material issued by Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries in the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio.

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Ministers agree to national categories for disability in schools

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Senator Jacinta Collins, today thanked state and territory ministers for accepting new nationally consistent categories for

Release type: Media Release

Date: 20 April 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Boost for job seekers in Frankston

Minister for Employment Participation, Kate Ellis and Senator for Victoria, Jacinta Collins, today announced that ORS Rehabilitation and Placement Services Pty Ltd (ORS) will receive $200,000 in…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 13 April 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Kate Ellis MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

More support for students with disability in non-government schools

37 000 students with disability in non-government schools will have greater access to classroom support and specialised equipment thanks to $42.6 million in funding from the Gillard Government’s…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 12 April 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Let's talk school funding for students with disability

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Senator Jacinta Collins, today urged parents and carers of students with disability to discuss school funding and the future of schooling at a forum…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 10 April 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

A positive start for students with autism

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Senator Jacinta Collins, today launched the second phase of the Gillard Government’s Positive Partnerships to provide classroom and family support for…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 April 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

More support for Queensland students with disability

Up to 29 000 Queensland school students with disability will have greater access to classroom support and specialised equipment thanks to $41 million in funding from the Gillard Government’s …

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 2 April 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Extra $63 Million To Help NSW Students with Disability

More than 100,000 NSW school students with disability will have greater access to classroom support and specialised equipment thanks to $63 million from the Gillard Government’s More Support…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 27 March 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • The Hon Adrian Piccoli MP

Ipswich has its say on school funding

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Senator Jacinta Collins, and Labor Member for Blair Shayne Neumann today met with students, teachers and parents of Ipswich East State School to talk…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 27 March 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Students to vote on Australian federalism

A group of 125 highly motivated senior secondary students from across Australia will have a unique opportunity to present their views on the design of Australia’s federalist system as a part of…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 21 March 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

Community contributes on school funding

Parliamentary Secretary for School Education, Senator Jacinta Collins and Federal Member for La Trobe, Laura Smyth, today met with local teachers and principals at Don B

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 2 March 2012

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins
  • Ms Laura Smyth MP

Towards a new school funding system

Funding arrangements in Australian schools are failing to get the best results for students, are complicated and lack transparency, the first comprehensive report into school funding since 1973…

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 20 February 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Julia Gillard MP
  • The Hon Peter Garrett MP
  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins

$30M OF BACK-PAY FOR HARD WORKING QUEENSLANDERS

Hard-working social and community services (SACS) workers in Queensland – most of them women – will enjoy substantial pay rises under new Australian Government regulations.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 10 February 2012

Ministers:

  • The Hon Bill Shorten MP
  • Senator the Hon Jacinta Collins