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.
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.
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.
17 Jul. 2018, 4:56 pm
The 2018 QTU participants, Amanda Tu and Beck Humphreys, share their experiences and discuss what they learned.
8 Jun. 2018, 8:20 am
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.
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.
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.
28 Feb. 2018, 12:16 pm
It is incredible that in 2018 there are still many schools across Queensland in which girls and young women are not given the choice to wear shorts or pants to school. Western Australia and Victoria have recently announced that state schools will be required to adopt a uniform policy that offers choice for girls. The question that must be asked is, why not Queensland?