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Women's e-news - Term 3, 2019
22 Jul. 2019, 3:25 pm
In this issue: EB 9 – offer | Gender employment equity | QTU Biennial Conference | The National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces | Childcare claims available for Union meetings | Department’s Teaching Junior Secondary program
"Pathways to parity": paved with promise
31 May 2019, 1:18 pm
Whether it is access to promotional positions, part-time and workplace flexibility or leave impacting on superannuation, the reality is that there are systemic barriers within the department’s processes and bureaucracy that entrench gender employment inequity. 
Women's e-news - Term 2, 2019
13 May 2019, 3:40 pm
In this issue: New QTU Vice-President | EB 9 Gender Employment Equity | On Line Harassment | STEM power camps | #My Mum | Sexual Harassment Inquiry | Girls’ Programs in Schools |
Queensland Women's Week 2019
26 Apr. 2019, 12:34 pm
Queensland Women’s Week (2-10 March) provided an exciting and much-needed opportunity to celebrate the many great and exciting achievements of women and girls throughout our state.
Women's e-News - Term 1, 2019
14 Feb. 2019, 2:53 pm
EB9 | Girls wear shorts too! | IWD | Emma Miller Award | National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in the Workplace | “Tampon Tax”– a thing of the past! |Teen Period survey
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.


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