Info by Topic

Term 1, 2019
14 Feb. 2019, 2:53 pm
AEU Women's Conference 2018: We are women, we are union
5 Nov. 2018, 4:14 pm
The AEU Federal Women’s Conference always provides a unique opportunity to bring women activists together from across the nation; to share, explore and ignite our passion for gender equality and public education.
EB9: why does gender pay equity matter?
5 Nov. 2018, 1:37 pm
Gender pay equity (GPE) is set to be a key plank of the QTU’s EB claim in 2019 – but given that we have had equal pay for decades, why is this so important?
Part-time: what you need to know (especially when told "No")
11 Oct. 2018, 2:23 pm
There is a clear disconnect between departmental policy on part-time, which on the whole is very supportive and reasonable, and the information provided to decision makers at a school and regional level. 
Margi collects 2018 Emma Miller Award
11 Oct. 2018, 12:43 pm
Margi Malezer has been presented with the 2018 Emma Miller Award in recognition of her work on behalf of the QTU.
Women's e-news, term 1 2018
27 Sep. 2018, 1:33 pm
In this edition: International Women's Day - Thursday 8 March IWD March and Rally - Brisbane, Saturday 10 March 2018, 1pm QTU Women's Contact position Parental leave - What is a "contrived" arrangement Girls Uniform Agenda Queensland abortion law reform The AEU Rosemary Richards' Awards (national) QTU Women's Conference date claimer Labour Day date claimer
Termination legislation to go before Parliament
5 Sep. 2018, 1:47 pm
On 15 July, Annastacia Palaszczuk received the Queensland Law Reform Commission’s report into the the state’s termination of pregnancy laws.
Welcome change to student dress code
5 Sep. 2018, 1:28 pm
The new Department of Education student dress code has finally been announced, enshrining students’ right to the same uniform options, including shorts and pants, regardless of their gender.
Rise, resist and repeat: the power of Union women!
17 Jul. 2018, 4:59 pm
This year, the QTU’s Biennial Women’s Conference theme was “Rise, resist and repeat”, a nod to the three Rs but also in recognition of the often-exhausting cycle we find ourselves in when campaigning for gender equity.
Anna Stewart Memorial Project 2018
17 Jul. 2018, 4:56 pm
The 2018 QTU participants, Amanda Tu and Beck Humphreys, share their experiences and discuss what they learned.
On the move for equality: EI Women’s Conference 2018
23 Apr. 2018, 12:21 pm
In early February, QTU Vice-President Sam Pidgeon was a part of the Australian Education Union delegation to the third Education International Women’s Conference, in Marrakech, Morocco.
Queensland Women’s Week: too much to celebrate for just one day!
23 Apr. 2018, 11:32 am
QTU members have celebrated International Women’s Day (IWD) and Queensland Women’s Week throughout the state - in our classrooms, our staff rooms, on school parades and through formal functions.
School uniform policy to be updated
23 Apr. 2018, 10:58 am
In a major win for the girls and young women we teach, the Department of Education has been asked to update the student dress code procedure for state schools.



we are ready to help you