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The 2018 teacher transfer process
23 Apr. 2018, 12:30 pm
We may still be in term one, but the 2018 transfer process is already underway.
From the President: When more means less
23 Apr. 2018, 12:27 pm
The school day is finite and forcing schools to take on more programs on social and community issues will mean less time for core curriculum
President joins anti-bullying taskforce
23 Apr. 2018, 12:23 pm
QTU President Kevin Bates is to join a government taskforce looking at how to tackle bullying and cyber-bullying.
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.
Legal: ‘D’ for discipline
23 Apr. 2018, 11:51 am
Many teachers will have some interaction with a disciplinary process during their careers. It is therefore worth having a basic knowledge of what the process involves.
Union guides for school leaders
23 Apr. 2018, 11:39 am
This semester the Queensland Teachers’ Union will be releasing two publications to assist education leader members.
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.
TAFE: CQU certified agreement
23 Apr. 2018, 11:29 am
On 9 March, the QTU received notification that the Central Queensland University Enterprise Agreement 2017 had been approved by the Fair Work Commission.
TAFE: Certificate IV in TAE upgrade
23 Apr. 2018, 11:26 am
Back in April 2016, an update to the training and assessment (TAE) training package included two additional core units for the Cert IV in Training in Assessment: “Design and develop assessment tools” and “Address adult language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) skills”.
Sally McManus: "The rules must be changed"
23 Apr. 2018, 11:21 am
“The rules must be changed so jobs with basic security and rights can be restored,” ACTU Secretary Sally McManus said in what is being billed as the most important speech by a union leader in a generation.
Have your say on the impact of NAPLAN
23 Apr. 2018, 11:08 am
The QTU is surveying members to gather more detailed information about the impact of NAPLAN in Queensland schools.
Members turn up the heat on climate control
23 Apr. 2018, 11:05 am
Following the first Workload and Wellbeing Awareness Month (WWAM) in 2017, a number of key strategies to address workload and wellbeing continue to progress.
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.

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