FAMILIES WILL KEEP PAYING THE PRICE FOR MALCOLM TURNBULL’S WEAK CHILD CARE POLICY

The results of a new survey released today shows many families are struggling with the rising cost of early education and care.

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HILDA DATA SHOWS NEED TO TACKLE POVERTY AND INEQUALITY

The latest Household Income and Labour Dynamics (HILDA) survey reveals the growing levels of financial stress and inequality being experienced by Australian families.

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NEW WARNINGS ON OSHC BUY-UP

New concerns have been raised today about the buy-up of Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) services by foreign for-profit investors.

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TURNBULL MUST PUT CHILDREN BEFORE FOREIGN PROFITS

Labor is calling on Malcolm Turnbull to take a stand against the unprecedented buy-up of Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) services by for-profit overseas private equity investors.

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VET LOANS OMBUDSMAN – FINALLY

There is new hope for the victims of dodgy VET providers, with the Government finally bowing to Labor’s pressure and allowing the Commonwealth Ombudsman to investigate complaints.

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NATIONAL TAFE DAY

 

On National TAFE Day, Labor has a clear message for students and teachers across the country – we back public TAFE.

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VET REVIEW MUST BOOST QUALITY TRAINING

The Government’s announcement of a review of VET regulation is long overdue – and Labor is calling on Malcolm Turnbull to ensure it leads to real improvements in the sector.

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A BROKEN CHILD CARE SYSTEM IN NEED OF REAL REFORM

Following an early childhood education policy roundtable earlier this year, Labor is today opening the process to broader input from those interested in developing real reform to our broken child care system.

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TURNBULL’S GOOD NEWS: CHILD CARE FEES TO KEEP RISING

The Turnbull Government has again shown how out of touch they are by today bragging about child care fee increases that will cost families thousands.

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TURNBULL MUST GUARANTEE STUDENTS WON’T BE LEFT HANGING

Labor is calling on the Government to guarantee that students will not be worse off as a result of their rushed implementation of changes to the vocational education system.

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