Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

  • Minister for Education and Training

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New partnership takes Australian education to Malaysia

Minister for Education Dan Tehan said Australian universities were continuing to grow the international student market by diversifying their offering.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 18 November 2019

Ministers:

  • The Hon Dan Tehan MP
  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Results show reforms needed to better support students

The release of the 2018 NAPLAN results once again highlight how important it is to continually focus on measures to improve student performance across Australia’s education system.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Appointment as Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment

I thank Prime Minister Scott Morrison for appointing me as Australia’s Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment and the Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 26 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC Insiders with Barrie Cassidy

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Leadership changes; School funding 26/08/2018,  9:17AM  

Release type: Transcript

Date: 26 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC Radio Melbourne Drive with Rafael Epstein

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Melbourne Drive with Rafael Epstein    Topics: Liberal leadership; Company tax cuts; Schools funding

Release type: Transcript

Date: 21 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

New ACARA Chair Belinda Robinson

The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) Board has a new chairperson with Ms Belinda Robinson appointed by Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 21 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Address to the ISCA and AHISA Education Forum

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Address to the ISCA and AHISA Education Forum    

Release type: Speech

Date: 20 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Adelaide    Topics: Little Scientists program; National Energy Guarantee 17/08/2018 11:00AM

Release type: Transcript

Date: 17 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on Triple J Hack with Avani Dias

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Higher education reform  

Release type: Transcript

Date: 15 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

A more sustainable higher education system

The Turnbull Government’s plan for a more sustainable higher education student loans scheme has passed the Parliament, ensuring future generations have access to study opportunities at Australia’s…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Doorstop Interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: ATARs for teaching courses; Company tax cuts; National Energy Guarantee; Newspoll  

Release type: Transcript

Date: 13 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide with Ali Clarke and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: ATARs for teaching courses    

Release type: Transcript

Date: 13 August 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham