Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

  • Minister for Education and Training

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New data reveals child care relief for working families

Relief is in sight for the thousands of families that have been forking out the full fee for child care after their government subsidies ran out months before the end of the financial year.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 28 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Expert panel to review Australia’s education qualifications framework

The Turnbull Government has announced the members of an expert panel to review Australia’s Qualifications Framework (AQF) to ensure it continues to meet the needs of students, education providers…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 27 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide, Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Enterprise tax plan; Proposed higher education reforms; Mark Butler 27/06/2018 08:37 AM

Release type: Transcript

Date: 27 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

International education sector to receive project boost

The Turnbull Government has backed 14 new projects to improve Australia’s competitiveness and the overall student experience of international students, as new data shows international student…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 27 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on Sky News Live AM Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Enterprise Tax Plan; Income tax relief; New child care package 25/06/2018 08:36AM

Release type: Transcript

Date: 25 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Just seven days left to switch to new child care system

Parents and carers have just one more week to sign up to the Turnbull Government’s new child care system, which will deliver more support for more families.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 25 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
  • The Hon Michael Keenan MP

Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: COAG Education Council; NAPLAN; New child care package 22/06/2018 2.40pm

Release type: Transcript

Date: 22 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on Channel 7 Sunrise with Natalie Barr

E&OE TRANSCRIPT

Release type: Transcript

Date: 21 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on Sky News Live AM Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

E&OE TRANSCRIPT  Topics: Crackdown on dodgy family day care providers; Mobile phones in schools; Schools funding 21/06/2018 09:19AM

Release type: Transcript

Date: 21 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Crackdown on dodgy family day care providers 21/06/2018 7:00am

Release type: Transcript

Date: 21 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on Channel 9 Today with Karl Stefanovic

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Crackdown on dodgy family day care centres; Personal income tax cuts; Mobile phones in schools 21/06/2018 07:10 AM

Release type: Transcript

Date: 21 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC News Breakfast with Virginia Trioli

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Crackdown on dodgy family day care providers; Schools funding 21/06/2018

Release type: Transcript

Date: 21 June 2018

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham