Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

  • Minister for Education and Training

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Education Minister urges uni students to research options as completion rates dip

The Federal Education and Training Minister has urged students to research where they choose to study if they plan to go to university, as the Turnbull Government today released new data showing…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 18 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC Radio Melbourne Drive with Rafael Epstein

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Release type: Transcript

Date: 18 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Fuelling the inspiration of Australia’s next generation of technologists

More than 60 students from across Australia will converge on Macquarie University in Sydney today to kick off an advanced digital technology summer school backed by the Turnbull Government.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 16 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on ABC Radio National Breakfast

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: The Turnbull Government’s child care reforms; Parliamentary travel entitlements

Release type: Transcript

Date: 9 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Tens of thousands of preschoolers to learn a language in 2017

Tens of thousands of Australian preschoolers will try their hand at languages this year as the Turnbull Government rolls out its popular early learning languages program across the country.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 9 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Doorstop, Adelaide

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Release type: Transcript

Date: 8 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
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Child care fee increases highlight need for Turnbull Government’s reforms

New data released today highlights early education and care

Release type: Media Release

Date: 8 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Interview on 2GB Breakfast with Chris Smith

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: AAT decision on Malek Fahd Islamic School funding

Release type: Transcript

Date: 6 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Press Conference, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: AAT decision on Malek Fahd Islamic School funding; Tax cuts

Release type: Transcript

Date: 5 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

AAT upholds decision to revoke Federal funding from plagued Malek Fahd school

After almost 18 months of uncertainty for the school community, the Administrative Appeals Tribunal has now affirmed my department’s decision to revoke the approval of Malek Fahd Islamic School…

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

Press Conference, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Child care availability; Labor’s inability to read Budget projections; Australia’s embassy in Israel; Electricity market in SA; Injuries on Manus Island 

Release type: Transcript

Date: 2 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

New vocational education loan program commences

The Turnbull Government’s new affordable, sustainable and st

Release type: Media Release

Date: 1 January 2017

Ministers:

  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham